Friday 30th September 2022

Friday 30th September 2022

Porthgwarra: 458 Balearic Shearwater, 1 possible Yelkouan Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Sabine’s Gull, 1 Pomarine Skua, 2 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 3 Common Scoter. (R Augarde, R Archer)

Lizard Point: 88 Balearic Shearwater, 6 Manx Shearwater, 2 Common Scoter, 1 Arctic Skua and 2 Chough. Plus Blue-finned Tuna. (M Rolfe) 1 Red-necked Phalarope at Point Cove

Pendeen, lower slope (07.00 – 11.00): 66 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 6 Manx Shearwater, 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Puffin, 2 Pomarine Skua, 1 Great Skua, 1 Greenshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Snipe. (D Parker, P Combridge, S Rogers). Also, Sabine’s Gull reported.

Lower Tamar Lake: 4 Willow Tit, 2 Marsh Tit, 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Goldcrest foraging, 1 Kingfisher, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 15 Wigeon, 6 Coot, 3 Swallow, 2 Nuthatch, 3 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Wren, 4 Cormorant. (R Mudge)

Porthilly Point: 2 Chough flew inland over the beach and landed on Porthilly farm at 11.00am.(S Grose)

Restonguet Creek: 1 Osprey

Wadebridge: 11 Cattle Egret still at Blable Gate/St Jidgey.(S Grose)

Hannafore (12:00 -14:30): c250 Gannet, 8 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 5 Guillemot, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 7 Turnstone, 14 Oystercatcher, 2 Little Egret, 27 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 22 Common Scoter, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Curlew, 1 Great Northern Diver. (D Clegg)

Downderry: a Red-throated Diver, c 230 Gannet, c130 Kittiwake and 2 Sandwich Tern moved west 0715-0810, whilst 8 Common Scoter and 7 Balearic Shearwater flew east. (A Payne)

Treraven Marsh:  1 Ruff, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 65+ Dunlin, 25+ Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, Redshank, Common and Green Sandpiper, 1 Lapwing, 1 Swallow, Grey Wagtail, Curlew, Teal, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Kingfisher, 4 Med.Gulls, B.H. Gulls, Buzzard, Sparrowhawk. (W Delacour)

Stithians Reservoir Golden Lion Feeder Hide; Blue Tit, Great Tit, Coal Tit, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Chiffchaff, Robin, Dunnock, House Sparrow, Blackbird, Wren, Magpie, Jay, 1 Blackcap (m), 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (m). A Lea

Marazion: 6 Cattle Egret still from A30 layby with wooden carvings. (L Proctor)

Treraven: 1 Curlew Sandpiper. (W Delacour)

Drift Reservoir: 3 Little Grebe, 8 Teal, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Goldcrest. (D Flumm)

Ryans Field, Hayle: 3 Kingfisher, 1 Greenshank, 1 Curlew, 7 Long-tailed Tit, 1m Blackcap. (R Griffiths)

Hayle, Copperhouse Creek: 3 Curlew Sandpiper.

Callestick: 1 Firecrest still. (T Wilson)

St Agnes, Chapel Porth: 2 Med Gulls, 3 Grey Heron over sea, 4 Goldcrest, 5 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Coal Tit. (T Wilson)

East Pentire, Newquay: 10 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Manx Shearwater late pm. (S Rowe)

Fistral; Newquay: 3 Balearic Shearwater. (B Bosisto)

Late submission, 29/9, Lower Tamar Lake: This morning; 1 Willow Tit, 3 Marsh Tit, 1 Wren, 5 Coot, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 72 Canada Geese, 1m juv Tufted Duck, 13 Wigeon, 2 Nuthatch. (R Mudge)

Late submission, 29/9, Rock Helipad field: 1 Mistle Thrush, 19 Linnet, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker,  100+ Rook.(S Grose)

Late submission, 29/9 Stithians Reservoir Golden Lion end: 7 Ruff, 22 Golden Plover, 15 Curlew, 12 Dunlin, 16 Ringed Plover ( R Bowyer)

Black-tailed Godwit – Dave Flumm
Grey Heron – Tony Wilson
Great Spotted Woodpecker. Adrian Lea
Ruff. Rebecca Bowyer
Golden Plover. Rebecca Bowyer
Ringed Plover. Rebecca Bowyer
Chough. Shaun Grose