Sunday 11th September 2022

Sunday 11th September 2022

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Citrine Wagtail, 3 Hobby (1 juv & 2 adult catching dragonflies in front of hide, settling on top of hide, on mud beyond the first pool), 12 Cattle Egret, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Curlew, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Common Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 10 Greylag Goose and c50 Canada Goose. (S Liley, C Taylor, G Williams) In addition, 18 Teal, 1 Shoveler, 1 Garganey, 17 Cattle Egret, 1 Barn Owl, 4 Dunlin, 9 Greenshank,  2 Common Snipe, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper. (B Bosisto)

Calstock Wetlands: 2 Greenshank, 4 Green Sandpiper, 1 Pectoral Sandpiper, 4 Little Egret, 99 Canada Goose, 3 Little Grebe, 12 Snipe, 10 Teal. (J Simpson, N Moore)

Lands End: 7 Whinchat, 4 Willow Warbler, Sedge Warbler, Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 5 Wheatear, 2 Chough. (P St Pierre)

Nanjizal Valley: 1 Wryneck, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Whinchat, 1 Firecrest, 254 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler, 57 Sedge Warbler, 18 Reed Warbler, 10 Grasshopper Warbler, 5 Whitethroat, 10 Chiffchaff and 19 Robins trapped and ringed on private site with no access. (J Overfield, P Roseveare, J Ryan)

Cot Valley: 1 Wryneck flushed from path then sat in scrub by path 2.20-2.30 pm. Also, Wheatear at same location. Whinchat at Nanjulian in field North of the valley. (C Poole)

Lizard point: (07:00 – 12.30) 200+ Great Shearwater with 40 or 50 rafting just outside the rocks, 10 Cory’s Shearwater, 7 Sooty Shearwater, 25 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Artic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 1 Puffin, 1 juvenile Knot, 1 Purple Sandpiper and 1 Whale Species. (R Wilkins)

Porthoustock: (15:15-17:00) 79 Great Shearwater, 3 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua. (J Jones)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Ruff. (P St Pierre)

Brunnion Meadow, Lelant Downs: 60+ Herring Gull. (P Geddes)

Hayle Estuary RSPB & Ryan’s Field: 1 Spoonbill, 27 Wigeon, 10 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Little Stint, 23 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 4 Turnstone, 5 Sanderling, 1 Whimbrel, 130 Dunlin and Kingfisher. (T Wilson) In addition, Little Stint, 9 Curlew Sandpiper, Black Tern, 21 Knot, 5 Greenshank on Ryan’s Field at high tide. Little Stint, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 80 Dunlin, Turnstone, Sanderling and 30 Ringed Plover also at high tide on estuary triangular spit. (P St Pierre)

St Gothian Sands: 1 Grey Phalarope in large puddles behind the island. (M Nash) Also, male and female Wheatear and a Little Stint. (R Griffiths)

Stithians Reservoir: 4 Little Stint, 20 Dunlin, 10 Ringed Plover. (D Eva)

27 Ringed Plover, 14 Dunlin, 4 Little Stint, Bar-tailed godwit and 14 Curlew. (C Foote, T Weston)

1 Little Stint, 4 Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper. Also numbers of Dunlin and Ringed Plover. All in area near the Water Sports Centre. (J St Ledger)

15+Bluetit, 8+Great Tit, Coal Tit, Jay, Willow Warbler, 4+Chaffinch,2 Wren,2 Robin, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Magpie, Greenshank, Wood sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Spotted Redshank, Snipe. (V Booth)

College Reservoir: 1 Osprey flew low over and East at 08:22hrs. (C Benton)

Gorran Gorras, Penryn River: 3 Cattle Egret, 1 Knot, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank and Whimbrel. (L Langley)

Devoran: 1 Osprey this morning. (M Dunford)

Tresemple Pool: 4 Osprey late afternoon. Also, 1 Water Rail, 81 Redshank, 9 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper. (M Jones)

Dodman Point: 1 Great Northern Diver past, and 1 Whinchat. (L Sampson)

Par Spit Beach: 8 Mediterranean Gull, 1m Eider, 7 Sandwich Tern, 13 Sanderling, 7 Turnstone, 7 Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, 67 Oystercatcher,3 Bar tailed Godwit, 4 Curlew, 49 Cormorant. (S Grose)

Mevagissey Harbour: 8 Turnstone.(S Grose)

Tregonetha Downs: 1 Yellowhammer, 3 Chiffchaff.(S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Osprey fishing at midday. (D Grose)

Camel Estuary: 15 Wigeon, 3 Knot, 17 Bar-tailed Godwit, 88 Dunlin, 11 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 juvenile Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Ringed Plover, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 92 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Greenshank. (B Bosisto)
Treraven Meadows: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 2 Curlew, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 Redshank, 5 Greenshank, 1 Ruff, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 7 Black-tailed Godwit. (B Bosisto)
Bude: 3 Chough between Duckpool and the GCHQ station. (A&K Dibble)

Wacker Quay, River Lyhnyer: 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Osprey, 2 Little Egret. (D Sharp)

Torpoint, Marine Drive: 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Osprey, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret. (D Sharp)

Late submission, 10/09, Calenick Creek: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper. (A Nicholson)

Late submission, 10/09, Downderry: 5 Common Scoter, 550+ Gannet, 13 Balearic Shearwater and 2 Great Skua west 0700-0815. (A Payne)

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Grey Phalarope – Martin Nash
Hobby – Caroline Taylor
Hobby – Steve Lilley
Hobby – Gavin Williams
Osprey – Deena Sharp
Spoonbill – Tony Wilson
Pectoral Sandpiper – Neil Moore
Little Stint – Charlotte Foote
Chiffchaff – Vic Booth
Chough – Karol Dibble
Little Stint – Regina Griffiths
Wheatear – Regina Griffiths