Monday 8th August 2022

Monday 8th August 2022

Maer Lake, Bude: Glossy Ibis, Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, Knot, Lapwing, 6 Dunlin, Shelduck, Moorhen, Black-headed Gull, Herring Gull, House Martin, Swallow. (K Hannavy)

Downderry: 470+ Gannet and 4 Balearic Shearwater west before 0720; also a Ringed Plover, 3 Redshank and 4 Mediterranean Gull. (A Payne)

St Ives Island, 08.00-09.00: 2 Balearic Shearwater feeding with c30 Mediterranean Gulls, 1 Arctic Tern, 1 Harbour Porpoise. (G Jones)

Scillonian Crossing: 4 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Storm Petrel. (Birdguides)

Porthgwarra: Pied Flycatcher, Tree Pipit, 13 Willow Warbler, 2 Wheatear & 2 Migrant Hawker. (M Wallace)

Drift Reservoir: 4 Wood Sandpiper, 8 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 4 Dunlin, 1 Lapwing, 3 Teal, 8 Little Egret, 7 Grey Heron, 2 Coot, 6 Swift, 30 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Sand Martin, 3 Grey Wagtail, 6 Pied Wagtail. (D Flumm) Drift Reservoir: 15 Green Sandpiper (4 in NW corner, 10 NE corner, 1 on edge), 1 Lapwing. (N R Rogers)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Sand Martin, 1 Marsh Harrier, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Swift, 1 Cattle Egret, 9 Little Egret. (D Roberts and G Bundy)

Stithians: 17 Ringed Plover, 3 Little Ringed Plover, 15 Dunlin, 7 Curlew, 3 Common Sandpiper. (D Collins) 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 25 Ringed Plover, 1 Little Ringed Plover (juvenile), 30+ Dunlin, 3 Lapwing, 11 Curlew, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Sparrowhawk. (J St Ledger, A Lea, T McLeod) 24 Ringed Plover, 21 Dunlin, 3 Little Ringed Plover, 7 Common Sandpiper, 5 Little Egret, 10+ Little Grebe, 3 Grey Heron, 10+ Swallow, Willow Warbler, Pied Wagtail. (C Foote, T Weston)

Colliford Reservoir: 3 Common Sandpiper, 4 Ringed Plover, 7 Juv Dunlin & 21 Great Crested Grebe. (P Kemp)

Siblyback Reservoir: 2 adult & a 2CY Yellow-legged Gull. Also 11 Grey Heron & 1 Snipe. (P Kemp)

Kenidjack: 1 Hobby, 1 Garden Warbler. (N R Rogers)

Hayle Estuary Causeway: 2 Sandwich Tern, 14 Curlew. Ryan’s Field: 1 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 37 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 130+ Canada Goose one with very white face, 200+ Black-headed Gull. (M Webb)

Spit Beach Par: 1 Curlew, 2 Little Egret, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Turnstone, 3 Sandwich Tern, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Stonechat, 1 Whitethroat, 4 Linnet. (R Hampshire)

Par beach: c15 Swallow over from sea. (R Hampshire)

Treraven/Pendavey Bridge: 1pr Mute Swan with 2 cygnets, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Raven, 1 Kingfisher, 4 Jay, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Buzzard, 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Long-tailed Tit flocks, 2 Common Sandpiper. (S Grose)

Swanpool: 1 Kingfisher. (R Bowyer)

Late submission, 07/08/22, Porthleven: Brown Argus butterfly in private garden for the second time in three days. (Bob Nicholls)

Late submission, 07/08/22, Stithians Reservoir: In addition to yesterday’s sightings: Green Sandpiper and Greenshank flying overhead. (C Foote, T Weston)

Late submission, 05/08/22, Kew Pendra Close, St Buryan: 1 Rose-coloured Starling on Friday only. (J Thurstans)

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Green Sandpiper – Adrian Lea
Green Sandpiper – Adrian Lea
Ringed Plover – Adrian Lea
Dunlin – Adrian Lea
Dunlins – Charlotte Foote
Green Sandpiper and Greenshank – Charlotte Foote
Small Wader Flock – Charlotte Foote
Ringed Plover and Dunlin – Charlotte Foote
Grey Heron – Martin Webb
Sandwich Tern – Martin Webb
Little Egret – Martin Webb
Canada Goose – Martin Webb
Wood Sandpiper, Drift, Dave Flumm
Wood Sandpipers, Drift, Dave Flumm
Rose-coloured Starling – Jay Thurstans