Saturday 15th October 2022

Saturday 15th October 2022

Tregeseal: 1 Red-eyed Vireo this afternoon. Also, 3 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 opposite the Rugby Club entrance, 1 up the valley about 1km east of Tregeseal terraces and a 3rd calling from behind the Tractor shed in Kenidjack. (G Wyatt and B Simpson)

Red-eyed Vireo – John Chapple

Pendeen: (lighthouse) (08:00-12:00) 5 Great Shearwater, 9 Sooty Shearwater, 12 Balearic Shearwater, 22 Manx Shearwater, 4 Grey Phalarope, 1 Sabine’s Gull, 1 Puffin, 2 Arctic Skua, 11 Common Scoter. Also, (16:00-18:00) 3 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 5 Manx Shearwater, 1 Grey Phalarope, Arctic Skua, 12 Common Scoter. (P Marshall) Also, juvenile Woodchat Shrike still present opposite Coastguard Houses. (MO) Also, Pied Flycatcher at the Old Vicarage and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still at Portheras mid-morning. (Birdguides)

Hayle Estuary, Copperhouse Creek: 2 Lesser Yellowlegs still present. (MO) In addition, 1 Ruff, 4 Greenshank, 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Redwing. Also on Main Estuary, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 8 Turnstone, 1 Grey Plover, redhead Red-breasted Merganser, 14 Bar-tailed Godwit. (R Veal)

Nanjizal: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 18 Chiffchaff, 8 Goldcrest. Please keep to public rights of way. (K Wilson, R Veal)

Porthgwarra: 1 Sooty Shearwater past this morning. (Birdguides)

Cot Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still by entrance to Carrallack Cottagea and 3 Firecrest. (Birdguides)

Carnyorth Common: 1 Whinchat. (P Clements)

Kenidjack: 1 Whinchat in seed fields above allotments. (N Rogers)

Kelynack: 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 1 Sparrowhawk. (T Mills)

Drift Reservoir: f/imm Black Redstart around dam, 1 Dunlin. (R Veal)
Crowlas: 1 Green Woodpecker. (R Veal)

Hayle: 1 juvenile Sparrowhawk sat on garden fence for over 1/2 hour in private garden. (M Webb)

Gweek: 1 Common Sandpiper. (I Grindle)

Pendennis Headland: 2 Chough, 2 Skylark, 8 Meadow pipit, 1 Rock Pipit, 9 Long-tailed Tit. (C Foote)

Portscatho: 2 Swallow, c50 Turnstone, and c60 Mediterranean Gull. (T Farr)

Devoran Quay: 1 Osprey (juv), 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit – a regular visitor to Devoran, ringed in Iceland on 15th July 2010. (J St Ledger)

Tresillian River: 8 Cattle Egret. (B Osborne)

East Pentire, Newquay: (08.00-09.15) 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 6 Manx Shearwater, 2 Grey Phalarope, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Arctic Tern, 3 Med Gull, 8 Common Scoter, c50 Kittiwake. (S Rowe)

Port Quin: 4 Chough and 12 Swallow. (Twitter)

Watergate, West Looe River: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Mute Swans, 1 Little Egret and 1 Grey Wagtail. (S Netherton)

Mear Lake: 16 Mediterranean Gull this morning. Also, a single Greenshank feeding in the river on the Strand, Bude. (M Worden)

Late Submission, 14/10, Mullion: 1 Rosy Starling. (P Harris)

Late Submission, 14/10, Hayle, Ryan’s Field RSPB: 1f Kingfisher, 1 Little Egret 15.30 – 15.40. (M Webb)

Late Submission, 14/10, Hayle Estuary RSPB Causeway: 1 Grey Plover, 15 Dunlin, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 50+ Teal and Wigeon 15.45 – 15.55. (M Webb)


Red-eyed Vireo- Pete Roseveare
Red-eyed Vireo- Pete Roseveare
Red-eyed Vireo- Bob Bosisto
Woodchat Shrike – Pete Roseveare
Lesser Yellowlegs – Bob Bosisto
Lesser Yellowlegs – Pete Roseveare
Chough – Charlotte Foote
Chough – Charlotte Foote
Osprey – John St Ledger
Colour ringed Black-tailed Godwit – John St Ledger
Sparrowhawk – Martin Webb
Rosy Starling – Paul Harris
Kingfisher – Martin Webb
Lesser Yellowlegs – Reuben Veal
Cattle Egret – Benjamin Osborne