Saturday 3rd September 2022

Saturday 3rd September 2022

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1st winter Citrine Wagtail, 5 Yellow Wagtail, 25 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 3 Ruff, 1 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 20 Teal, 19 Cattle Egret, 2 Sand Martin. (B Bosisto P Roseveare), 1 Citrine Wagtail, 1 White Wagtail, 4 Yellow Wagtail, 40 Alba Wagtail, 1 European White-fronted Goose, 3 Teal, 12 Cattle Egret, 1 Spotted Redshank and 3 Ruff. (T Wilson, S Rowe) Citrine Wagtail, 15 Pied Wagtail, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Whinchat, 25+ Cattle Egret, 3 Ruff, 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Teal, 1 Buzzard  (M Boldy)

Siblyback 0800-1000: Very low levels and prior to the rain front. Similar species and numbers to previous days: 1 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 2 juv Pectoral Sandpiper , 1 juv Little Stint , 2 juv Knot, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 9 Dunlin, 8 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 4 Snipe, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 juv Ruff , 1 juv Little Ringed Plover,  2 Wheatear, 20+ Sand Martin, 10+ Swallow, 1 Mistle Thrush, 1 Whinchat. (G Lewis)

Nanjizal: Greenish Warbler. (K Wilson)

Connor Downs: Dotterel , Dunlin and Sparrowhawk flew over calling. (P Freestone)

Lizard Point: 652 Great Shearwater, 12 Cory’s Shearwater, 36 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Wilson’s Petrel, 1 adult Sabine’s Gull, 2 Great Skua, 1 Arctic Tern, 79 Storm Petrel, 65 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Puffin. (per T Blunden)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 25 Redshank, 3 Greenshank, 10 Ringed Plover, 8 Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher. (D Flumm) 3 (ad & 2 juv) Curlew Sandpiper, juv Spoonbill, 4 juv Knot still present. (R Veal)

St Ives: 1 Osprey flew west. Great Northern Diver on sea. (Birdguides)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Little Stint, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover.(S Grose)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: c80 Pied Wagtails at dusk and 1 Wheatear. Also 1 Wigeon, 6 Teal, 9 Coot and 1 Kingfisher on Longrock Pool. (DK Parker)

Marazion Beach:  21 Ringed Plover, 5 Sanderling, 1 Turnstone, 2 Sandwich Tern. (S Grose)

Longrock Pool: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Black tailed Godwit, 3 Ringed Plover, 5 Little Grebe, 3 Coot, 1 Cattle Egret, 1 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron.(S Grose)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Little Gull, 7 Black headed Gull, 6 Lesser Black backed Gull,67 Great Black backed Gull.(S Grose)

Wadebridge: 100+ Redshank, 15 Black-tailed Godwit, 7 Knot, 5 Common Sandpiper, 3 Curlew, 1 Blackcap, 1 Sparrowhawk. (A.Livsey)

East Pentire (07.10-09.10): 15 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Arctic Skua, 10 Sandwich Tern, 8 ‘commic’ Tern, 1 Med Gull, 2 Common Sandpiper, 3 Wheatear. (S Rowe, D Grose, M Lammas)

Gannel Estuary: 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Knot, 34 Dunlin, 28 Ringed Plover. (S Rowe) 1 Knot, 11 Bar tailed Godwit, 21 Ringed Plover, 8 Dunlin, 2 Redshank, 3 Common Sandpiper, 6 Curlew,1 Kingfisher.(S Grose)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Little Stint. (C Foote, T Weston)

Porthleven: Two groups of Chough, one of 5 and one of 7 , about 400 yards apart, flying east towards Loe Bar at 11.30am. (B Nicholls)

Golant, Fowey: 1 Osprey flying south 10.00. (M Surgey)

Tresemple Pool: 18 Greenshank, 36 Redshank, 26 Curlew, 1 Black-tailed Godwit (D Eva)

Late submission 02/09/2022, Stithians Reservoir: Gadwall male, 22 Teal, 30+ Mallard, Moorhen, 2 Little Egret, 5 Herring Gulls, Spotted Redshank juvenile though flighty and alert, Greenshank, 30+ Ringed Plover/Dunlin arrived from N end with Curlew Sandpiper due to Sparrowhawk juvenile flush but left to South, 5 Curlew, 3 Pied Wagtail, Yellow Wagtail, 5+ Chiffchaff and 30+ Swallows. (C Foote, T Weston)

Late submission 02/09/2022, Porth Joke: 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Tree Pipit over calling, 1st w Sedge Warbler, 11 Blackcap, 19 Willow Warbler, 14 Chiffchaff, 4 Common Whitethroat. (R Laughton)

Late submission 01/09/2022, Davidstow Moor: 1 juvenile Cuckoo. (A Dunshee)

 

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Ringed Plover – Reuben Veal
Greenshank & Bar-tailed Godwit – Dave Flumm
Kingfisher – Dave Flumm
European White-fronted Goose- Tony Wilson
Spotted Redshank & Ruff – Tony Wilson
Grey Heron – Tony Wilson
Cuckoo – Andrew Dunshee
Cuckoo – Andrew Dunshee
Cuckoo – Andrew Dunshee
Citrine Wagtail – Peter Roseveare
Citrine Wagtail – Peter Roseveare
Curlew Sandpiper (middle) – Little Stint (left and right) – Shaun Grose