Thursday 14th September 2023

Thursday 14th September 2023

St Agnes Head: Juvenile Dotterel (F Bell, M Spicer)

Pendeen: 1 Cattle Egret, 1 Melodious Warbler (P Combridge, A Bayly, K Aspden) 6 Whitethroats (1ad), 18 Stonechats, Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff . (J Hawkey, K Dalziel) Hoopoe (per Birdguides)

Stithians Reservoir, Stuart Hutchings hide: Pectoral Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Little Stint, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank, 12 Ringed Plovers, 7 Dunlin, 27 Curlew, 1 Lapwing, Yellow Wagtail. (T Pinfield) 7 Ringed Plover, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Grey Heron, 10 Cormorant, 3 Pied Wagtail, 23 Curlew, 1 Little Stint, 1 Dunlin, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Lapwing, 3 Little Egret, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Linnet, 1 Kingfisher. (C&G Horsley) 1 Spotted Redshank, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 9 Dunlin, 21 Ringed Plover, 20 Curlew, 1 Cormorant, 1 Pied Wagtail 13.15 – 13.50. (M Webb)

Stithians Reservoir: Golden Lion: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper, 12 Little Grebe, Herring Gull, Mallard, 4 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 3 Cormorant, 4 Moorhen, 1 Osprey (flying south), Jackdaw, 4 Magpie, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Teal, 5 Snipe, 12 Carrion Crow, 1 Robin, 1 Blackbird, 2 Blue Tit, Black-heade Gull, 4 Woodpigeon, 2 Chaffinch, 3 Goldfinch, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Dunnock, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (C&G Horsley)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper (at 09.45), 1 Wood Sandpiper, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Little Stint, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Ruff, 1 Greenshank, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 16 Ringed Plover, 11 Dunlin, 1 Lapwing,1 Curlew, 3 Turnstone, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Osprey (over). (J St Ledger)

Marazion: 1 Purple Heron, 2 Wheatear, 1 Kingfisher, (R. Loader)

Marazion beach: Citrine Wagtail, on beach early morning. (per Birdguides) Curlew Sandpiper & Knot still present at 1200. Osprey over Long Rock at 1316 heading towards Penzance. (B Dallas)

Davidstow Airfield: Buff-breasted Sandpiper. (per Birdguides)16 Lesser-Black-backed Gull, 4 Wheatear, 4 Raven, 2 Ringed Plover. (N Bastin)

Nanjizal: Nightingale, trapped and ringed. (per Birdguides)

St. Ives, Man’s Head: 40 Mediterranean Gull. (R Taylor)

Coverack: 2 Cory’s Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Restronguet Creek: Osprey. (per Birdguides)

Chynhalls Point: 2 Balearic Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Tater Du Lighthouse: 1 Wryneck. (per Birdguides)

Padstow, Little Petherick: 1 Dipper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Ruff, 9 Grey Heron, 2 Nuthatch,2 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Song Thrush.(S Grose)

Tregonce: 8 Cattle Egret (in field with cattle directly behind the old cbwps hide on the camel trail.(S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 18 Mediterranean Gull.(S Grose)

Downderry:   Over 200 Gannet feeding to the south before 0745. 14 Common Scoter and 3 Mediterranean Gull west, while 20+ hirundines east over the sea. Inshore 8 Ringed Plover and a White Wagtail.  (A Payne)

Point Quay: Osprey flying up Restronguet creek towards Devoran about 3.30pm (J.Goodair)

Cape Cornwall: 130 Cory’s Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Porthgwarra: 11 Great Shearwater, 97 Cory’s Shearwater, 4 Sooty Shearwater, 29 Balearic Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Feock: Osprey, ringed bird JF1 on island off Point Quay. (per Birdguides)

Devoran: Osprey, ringed bird 4H1 opposite Devoran Quay. (per Birdguides)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Garganey still on Lelant Salting at 0820, Osprey over at 0923 heading towards Copperhouse. (B Dallas)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Ryan’s Field: Many Redshank, Black-headed Gull and Curlew, 11 Ringed Plover, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Knot, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Dunlin, 1 Turnstone, 1 Kingfisher. Osprey over estuary. (S.Cox)

Nanquidno: Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap,  8 Long-tailed Tit, Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (J Hawkey & K Dalziel)

Calstock Wetlands: juvenile Garganey, 1st w Yellow-legged Gull (A Pearson) Curlew Sandpiper (per Birdguides)

Wadebridge, Anneka’s Bridge to Bridge Bike Hire: 1 Ruff, 2 Curlew, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 50+ Redshank. (D. Wilson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Whinchat with a pair of Stonechat just in front of the hide. (D.Wilson)

Colliford Lake: 1 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Dunlin, 18 Ringed Plover, & 1 ad Turnstone, from Gillhouse (P Kemp)

Siblyback Lake: 1 juv Little Stint, 11 juv Ringed Plover, 2 juv Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 2 juv Ruff, 6 Common Sandpiper, 2 juv Greenshank, 33 Teal, 13 Cormorant & 3 Grey Heron (P Kemp)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Willow Tit, 1 Treecreeper, 2 Mute Swan, 9 Moorhen, 1 Grey Heron, 8 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 11 Coot, 2 Robin. (R Mudge)

Maer Lake: 3 Grey Heron, 340+ Canada Geese, 5 Hybrid Canada Geese, 1 Barnacle Goose, 26 Teal, 18 Mallard, 4 Moorhen, 11 Herring Gull, 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Stonechat. (N Bastin)

 

Crowdy Reservoir: 3 Grey Heron, 12 Tufted Duck, 6 Mallard, 4 Great Crested Grebe, Juvenile Merlin over. (N Bastin) 27 Tufted Duck, 12 Great Crested Grebe & 3 Grey Heron (P Kemp)

Late submission 13/09 Land’s End: Red-backed Shrike by Coastguard cottages at Sennen end of cycle track, 1 Whinchat, 23 Stonechat. (M Coward)

Late submission 13/09 Kenidjack: 1 Grasshopper Warbler. (M Coward)

DC

Dotterel. Fraser Bell
Dotterel. Mike Spicer
Ruff. Darren Wilson
Greenshank. Darren Wilson
Curlew. Darren Wilson
Whinchat. Darren Wilson
Pectoral Sandpiper. Tim Pinfield
Curlew. Tim Pinfield
Purple Heron. R Loader
Wheatear. R Loader
Pectoral Sandpiper. john St Ledger
Kingfisher. John St Ledger
Pied Wagtail. Martin Webb
Curlew Sandpiper. Martin Webb
Spotted Redshank. Martin Webb
Pectoral Sandpiper. Jen Witheywood
Spotted Redshank. Jen Witheywood
Curlew Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, Dunlin. Jen Witheywood
Pectoral Sandpiper. Nick Watmough