Monday 29th August 2022

Monday 29th August 2022

Nanjizal: 74 birds trapped and ringed including: juv Paddyfield Warbler, 1 Wryneck, 1 Nightjar, 1 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 7 Tree Pipit, 16 Sedge Warbler, 11 Blackcap, 7 Reed Warbler, 6 Whitethroat, 5 Willow Warbler, 1 Firecrest. A further 30+ Tree Pipit, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Green Sandpiper over. Please keep to public rights of way. (K Wilson, J Overfield, R Veal)

Kenidjack-Wheal Owles: Immature Woodchat Shrike (possibly Balearic Woodchat, L.s.badius), 2 Tree Pipit, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, Pied Flycatcher, Whinchat. (D Flumm)

Maer Lake: Juvenile Temminck’s Stint still present. (A Roberts)

Siblyback Lake: 2 juv Pectoral Sandpiper still showing well between cafe and hide, Ruff, 3 Common Sandpiper, 3 Wheatear. (S & R Murphy)

Land’s End: Osprey flew South. (Birdguides)

Windmill Farm: 2 Whinchat, 3 Wheatear, 8 Stonechat, flock of 18 Long-tailed Tit with 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Blackcap, 6 Swallow. (J Hawkey & K Dalziel) Also 3 Dotterel on airfield (only to be viewed from reserve tower as no public access). (D Wright)

Rame Head (8-10): 1 juv Common Tern, 6 Sandwich Tern, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 9 Auks, 3 Dunlin, 2 Common Scoter, 3 Manx Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater & 12 Yellow Wagtail past. (P Kemp)

East Pentire, Newquay (07.00-08.45): 15 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Swift. (S Rowe)

Downderry, 06.40-08.10: 2 Common Scoter, 280+ Gannet, 72 Balearic Shearwater and 4 Mediterranean Gull west. Onshore 14 Ringed Plover. (A Payne)

Pentire Head, 0630-0930: 2 Pied Flycatcher (central tamerisk hedge), 16 Yellow Wagtail (with cattle), 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 2+ Ringed Plover south, 6 Wheatear, 17 Whitethroat, 4 Willow Warbler. (G Stephenson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 11 Cattle Egret, 1 Snipe, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Water Rail (2 adult , 1 juvenile) , 2 Tree Pipit, 1 Yellow Wagtail. (B Bosisto) Also 52 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Ruff, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Water Rail, 3 Buzzard, 1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Barn Owl, Roe Deer with twins. (A Langdon)

Kynance Farm: 11 Whinchat, Redstart, Yellow Wagtail, 4 Grey Wagtail, 7 Tree Pipit, 8 Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, 11 Willow Warbler, 8 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Wheatear, 1 Golden Plover. (E O’Connor)

Lizard: 7 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Whinchat, 2 Wheatear, 3 Sand Martin. (D Collins) Also Yellow Wagtails, Tree Pipit, Wheatear, House Martin on Lloyd’s Lane. (R Wilkins)

Mile End: 5 Whinchat on hay bales, 100+ Goldfinch flock. (J Hawkey & K Dalziel)

Kenidjack: 1 Spotted & 1 Pied Flycatcher in first field west of engine shed. Yellow Wagtail over. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Rame Church: Whinchat, 7 Wheatear & 20+ Swallow. (P Kemp)

Pencarrow Gardens, 13.30: 1 Pied Flycatcher (in bushes around lake), c75 House Martin (on roof and window sills of Pencarrow House). (G Stephenson)

Reawla Lane, Gwinear: Pied Flycatcher in private garden. (T Polglase)

Hayle Estuary: 5 Curlew Sandpiper (1 ad, 4 juv), 2 Black-tailed Godwit. (M Webb, J St Ledger, A Lea) Also 3 Knot, 2 Whimbrel, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Sparrowhawk. (J St Ledger & A Lea) Also c50 Ringed Plover, c100 Dunlin, 3 Curlew, 1 Greenshank, 2 Little Egret. (M Webb) Also imm Spoonbill this evening. (R Veal) 1 Knot near Tempest, 3 Greenshank, 7 Redshank, 30+ Ringed Plover. (M James) Osprey, Kingfisher, 2 Wheatear, Little Stint, 4 Curlew Sandpiper, Spotted Redshank, 4 Ruff, 10 Greenshank, 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Black-tailed  Godwit, 4 Common Sandpiper, 7 Sanderling, 16 Oystercatcher, 97 Curlew, 250 mixed Dunlin & Ringed Plover, 32 Mediterranean Gull. (G Lawlor) Lelant Water: 2 Wigeon, 93 Teal, 2 Shelduck, 208 Ringed Plover, 210 Dunlin, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 76 Redshank, 4 Greenshank, Whimbrel, Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Knot, White Wagtail. (D Flumm)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Ryan’s Field: 1 Whimbrel, 3 Black-tailed Godwit (D Flumm, M James) 3 Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 10 Redshank, Whimbrel. (D Flumm) 1f Kingfisher, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 8 Redshank, 2 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, c150 Canada Goose. (M Webb)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Porth Kidney: 28 Ringed Plover, 15 Dunlin, 15 Sanderling, Turnstone. (D Flumm)

Hayle Estuary, Carnsew Pool: 7 Curlew Sandpiper (M James) 4 (1ad 3juv) Curlew Sandpiper, c40 Ringed Plover, c70 Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Curlew, 8 Oystercatcher, 9 Cormorant. (M Webb)

Devoran: 1 Spotted Redshank, 111 Curlew, 3 Whimbrel, 27 Oystercatcher, 9 Black-tailed Godwit, 42 Dunlin, 89 Redshank, 25 Ringed Plover, 1 Turnstone, 1 Common Sandpiper. (N Watmough, T Weston, C Foote) Sanderling, 21 Black-tailed Godwit, 103 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 30 Oystercatcher, 15 Ringed Plover, 10 Dunlin. (L Langley, L Ozsanlav-Harris, J Jenkins)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 30 Ringed Plover, 7 Common Sandpiper, 15 Dunlin, 1 Greenshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Snipe, 7 Curlew. (D Eva) 1 Wood Sandpiper, Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 3 Snipe, 4+ Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, c80 Ringed Plover, c35 Dunlin, 1 Curlew. (L Langley, L Ozsanlav-Harris, J Jenkins)

Treraven Meadows: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 4 Green Sandpiper, 5+ Common Sandpiper, 5 Curlew, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Grey Wagtail, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 2 Greenshank. (S Grose)

Kingsmill Lake: 46 Redshank, 28 Greenshank, 1 Whimbrel, 54 Curlew, 30 Dunlin, 9 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Lapwing, 18 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron & 2 Mediterranean Gull. (P Kemp)

Camel Estuary, 1800-1900 (high tide 1945): Female Marsh Harrier over and on saltings off Berniere Pt, 1 Ruff, 2 Knot, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit. (G Stephenson)

St. Anthony, Towan Beach: 1 Whimbrel with damaged left leg (bent outwards, not putting much weight on it) digging in sand with Black-headed Gulls. (J Sharp)

Lower Tamar Lake: 4 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Mute Swan, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 1m Tufted Duck, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Wren, 1 Grey Heron. (R Mudge)

Swanpool: 1 juvenile Herring Gull (Ringed Blue W881), 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Adult Herring Gull dead on edge of reeds. (M Clayton, R Bowyer)

Croft Pascoe Wood: 4 Spotted Flycatcher – family group including juveniles being fed by adults. 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler. (K Dalziel)

Bray’s Cot, Goonhilly Downs: 1 adult Gannet still alive 50 yards in on the moor. (R Wilkins)

Foxhole: 1 Whitethroat, 7 Chiffchaff, 72 Goldfinch, 4 Jay, 1 Green Woodpecker. (B & L Bosisto)

St Ives: 2 Wheatear. (K Jennings)

Cattle Egret – Bob Bosisto
Curlew Sandpiper – Dave Flumm
Curlew Sandpiper – Dave Flumm
Dunlin – Dave Flumm
Dunlin – Dave Flumm
Ringed Plover & Dunlin – Dave Flumm
Knot – Dave Flumm
Knot – Mark James
Knot – Mark James
Whimbrel – Mark James
Curlew Sandpiper – Graham Lawlor
Curlew Sandpiper – Martin Webb
Curlew Sandpiper – Martin Webb
Kingfisher – Martin Webb
Woodchat Shrike – Dave Flumm
Woodchat Shrike – Dave Flumm
Woodchat Shrike – Dave Flumm
Pied Flycatcher – Tom Polglase
Whinchat – David Collins
Spotted Flycatcher – Kate Dalziel
Spotted Flycatcher – Kate Dalziel
Willow Warbler – Kate Dalziel
Wood Sandpiper – Shaun Grose
Hobby – Adrian Lea