Sunday 10th September 2023

Sunday 10th September 2023

Lands End: 1 Wryneck (Cycle track), 1 Red Backed Shrike (above coastguard Cottages at end of Cycle Track) and 12 Yellow Wagtails (In Horse field road side of Treave moor). (R Augarde, P Maker and P & H Taylor)

Nanjizal: 136 birds trapped and ringed including juv Melodious Warbler, 6 Sedge Warbler (plus a Belgian control), 14 Reed Warbler, 5 Grasshopper Warbler, 67 Blackcap, 26 Chiffchaff, 5 Willow Warbler, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Water Rail. Also juv Rosy Starling on wires overhead Skewjack bulb fields; 2 Tree Pipit, 15 Siskin over. (K Wilson, R Veal, J Ryan)

Porthgwarra: Juvenile Rosy Starling briefly at Ardensawah at 12:20 before getting flushed by a Sparrowhawk and 1+ Wryneck but mobile. (M Wallace) In addition, Rosy Starling back at Ardensawah at 13:55, 5 Spotted Flycatcher, 4+ Yellow Wagtail, 4 Wheatear, 3 Tree Pipit, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, 1 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Wryneck, 1 Whinchat, 1 Firecrest and 1 Willow Warbler. (B Dallas)

Kenidjack: Melodious Warbler, Willow Warbler, Tree Pipit, 4 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, (S Rogers) In addition, 2 Pied Flycatcher, 4 Spotted Flycatcher and 3 Willow Warbler late afternoon. (B Dallas)

Pendeen: 2 juvenile Rosy Starling and 1 Red-backed Shrike this morning. (P Combridge, A Bayly) Red-backed Shrike still present at Calathra at 17:00, also Tree Pipit over. (S. Rogers).

Higher Bojewyan, Pendeen: 1 Hooded Crow in garden Monterey pine. (R Gore)

Long Rock beach: Citrine Wagtail still, 40 White/Pied wagtails, Peregrine, 2 Knot, plus c.50 mixed common waders. (S Rogers, M McKee)

Marazion Marsh: 1 juvenile Purple Heron. (D Clayton) In edition, 4 (2m 2f) Stonechat, 3 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 3 Magpie, 1 Mute Swan cygnet, 2 m&f Mallard, 4 juvenile Moorhen, 8 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron this morning. (M Webb)

Citrine Wagtail and Purple Heron Video by John Chapple

Gwennap: Multiple Common Crane heard overhead at 20:55. (L Cox)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper still this afternoon. (G Williams)

Caerthillian: 3 Wryneck, 2 Whinchat, 2 Sedge Warbler, 20+ Goldfinch, 20+ Chaffinch, Sparrowhawk. (A Holmes and M James)

Predannack Wollas: 1 Chough, 1 Kestral being harassed by 2 Carrion Crow, Flock of c150 Linnet incorporating several Siskin, 12 Goldfinch, 2 Wheatear, 1 Meadow Pipit. (P K Bray)

Sennen: 1 Yellow Wagtail among many White wagtails in field behind the Chapel. (R Augarde, P Maker and P & H Taylor) Also, 1 Cattle Egret in gateway opposite West Cornwall Removals this morning. (B Dallas)

Amalveor: 7 (4 ad, 3 juv) Golden Plover, 4 Wheatear. (R Veal, E Rognan)

St Just: 1 Hoopoe still at Boscregan Farm and 1 Wryneck still at Letcha. (N Wheatley)

Ryan’s Field, Hayle: 1 Turtle Dove still this morning. (D Clayton)

Carnsew Pool, Hayle: 1 Osprey still this morning. (S Wilson)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Little Stint, 11 Snipe, 14 Ringed Plover, 9 Dunlin, 7 Curlew, 1 Lapwing, 1 Greenshank, 1 Little Grebe feeding 1 young. (J St Ledger)

Swanpool: 1 Common Redstart (F/Imm) with mobile tit flock in park off Trenoweth Road. (J Chapman)

Trehaddle: 1 leucistic Goldfinch in private garden. (M Clayton)

Breney Common: 1 Chiffchaff. (M Adams)

Par Beach Pool: 4 Little Grebe, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Snipe, 5 Pied Wagtail, 8 Greenfinch, 2 Turnstone, 1 Wheatear, 1 Dipper. (R Hampshire)

Porth Joke: 2 Tree Pipit. (B Bosisto, S Rowe)

Porthmeor, Park Head: 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Garden Warbler, 7 Chiffchaff, 7 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat. (S Rowe)

Wadebridge (Treraven Meadow to bypass): 1 Osprey, 2 juvenile Curlew Sandpiper, 120 Redshank, 1 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greylag Goose, 1 Jay, 1 Grey Wagtail. (D Wilson)

St Enodoc Golf Course: 7 Chough. (W Delacor)

Boscastle: 1 Wryneck between Boscastle and Trevalga. (M Worden, B Craven)

Maer Lake: 1 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Canada Goose, 24 Teal, 1 Wigeon, 28 Mallard, 4 Moorhen, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 6 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Lapwing, 1m Pheasant and 100+ Swallow over. (N Bastin)

Wacker: 1 Clouded Yellow Butterfly. (A Blonden)

Late submission, 09/09, Spit Beach, Par: 7 Eider, 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Kingfisher fishing in rock pools, 18 Ringed Plover, 8 Dunlin, 3 Sanderling, 17 Cormorant, 20 Oystercatcher, 6 Curlew and 5 Turnstone. (M Lammas & R Napin)


Melodious Warbler – Kester Wilson
Citrine Wagtail – Mike Spicer
Citrine Wagtail – Nick Watmough
Purple Heron – David Clayton
Buff-breasted Sandpiper – Gavin Williams
Wryneck – Adam Holmes
Whinchat – Adam Holmes
Sedge Warbler – Adam Holmes
Wood Sandpiper – John St Ledger
Curlew Sandpiper – John St Ledger
Little Grebes – John St Ledger
Leucistic Goldfinch – Michael Clayton
Chiffchaff – Matt Adams
Curlew Sandpiper – Darren Wilson
Curlew Sandpiper – Darren Wilson
Grey Heron – Martin Webb
Wryneck – Richard Augarde
Wryneck – Mark Worden