Monday 1st August 2022

Monday 1st August 2022

Drift Reservoir: ad Least Sandpiper, 1 Wood Sandpiper, juv Garganey, 2 Shoveler, 5 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 7 Little Egret, 1 Kingifsher, 12 Grey Heron, 3 Swift, 2 Dunlin, 9 Little Grebe, 19 Mallard, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail, 10 Cormorant. (L Proctor, R Veal, N R Rogers, M Webb)

Upper Tamar Lake: 3 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 7 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin, 3 Snipe, 1 ad. Yellow-legged Gull, 1 juv Common Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 92 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 64 Black-headed Gull, 1 White-fronted Goose, 4 Cormorant, 11 Grey Heron, 28 Herring Gull, 3 Teal, c20 Swallow, c20 House Martin, 380 Canada goose. (R Lockwood)

Nanjizal: 447 trapped and ringed including: 223 Sedge Warbler, 155 Willow Warbler, 10 Blackcap, 23 Whitethroat, 12 Grasshopper Warbler, 9 Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Swallow, 1 Stonechat, 1 Tawny Owl. Also juv Marsh Harrier still, a raspy Yellow Wagtail over (probably the recent Black-headed type), 2 Siskin, 1 Ringed Plover over. Please keep to public rights of way. (K Wilson, R Veal)

Porthgwarra: 62 Willow Warbler, 11 Wheatear. (M Wallace) seawatch 0715-1015, 16 Balearic Shearwater, 38 Fulmar, 3 Dunlin, Turnstone, 3 Puffin, 7 Mediterranean Gull & 2 Common Gull all west. Juv Green Woodpecker in valley. (D Flumm)

Skewjack: Juv Marsh Harrier still roaming around. (M Wallace)

Morvah Cliffs near Pendeen: 30 Chough on ground, 2 Jays, 2 Ravens, 10 House Martins. (S Pearman)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Common Sandpiper this morning. (T Mills)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 10 Black-tailed Godwits, 1 Sanderling, 1 Whimbrel, 23 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 1 Greenshank, 37 Mediterranean Gulls, 45 Curlew (N R Rogers)  Carnsew basin this pm produced 63 Med Gulls 2 Whimbrel, 5 Curlew, 3 Common Sandpipers, 1 Dunlin, 5 Ringed plover, 3 Sandwich Terns & 1 Kingfisher. (M Langman)

St Agnes; Trevellas Cove:  2 Chough and 1 Ocean Sunfish.  (M Buckley)

Porthchapel Beach: 1 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, Manx Shearwater. (I Dalgleish)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 7 Common Sandpiper, 2 Lapwing, 9 Curlew, 1 Teal, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Goldfinch (1 adult,1 juvenile). (J St Ledger, A Lea) fem/imm Marsh Harrier ; 7 Willow Warblers; 3 Chiffchaffs; 3 Sedge Warblers (inc adult carrying food); 1m Blackcap; 1 Jay. 4 Dunlin; 10 Curlew; 4 Grey Herons; 5 Little Egrets & 3 Great Crested Grebes. (JH & K Dalziel)

Trevose Head: 13 Chough. ( S Lilley)

Treraven Meadows: 3 Green Sandpiper, 1 Yellow Wagtail. (D Julian)

Walmlsey Sanctuary: female Marsh Harrier still. (A Langdon)

Goss Moor: 2 Grasshopper Warbler. (B & L Bosisto)

Downderry: 44 Mediterranean Gull west 0545-0745. Inshore a Whimbrel and a Common Sandpiper. Several dolphins in the bay including a pod of c6 Common Dolphin. More distant probably Bottle-nosed. (A Payne)

Late submission, 31/07, Par Beach Pool: 1 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 1 Cormorant, 1 Pied Wagtail, 12+ Moorhens, 30+ Jackdaws, 30+ Mallard (+ Hybrids),  200+ Herring Gulls, 200+ Black-Headed Gulls, 200+ Canada Geese. (S Ashby)

 

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Garganey (left hand bird), 2 Shoveler – Reuben Veal
Least Sandpiper & Green Sandpiper – Nigel Rogers
Least Sandpiper – Martin Webb
Least Sandpiper – Martin Webb
Sedge Warbler – Kate Dalziel
juvenile Green Woodpecker – Dave Flumm
juvenile Goldfinch – Adrian Lea
Goldfinch – Adrian Lea