Thursday 1st September 2022

Thursday 1st September 2022

Drift Reservoir, NE arm: 1 Temminck’s Stint (T Mills), 9 Ruff,, inc 3 Reeve, 10 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 5 Greenshank, 6 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 5 Cormorant, 10 Teal. 1 juvenile Garganey, 17 Mallard, 7 Moorhen,  2 Chiffchaff, 1 Wheatear, 1 Buzzard (T Mills, M Webb, R Chiffers, J Hawkey)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper on Ryans Field this afternoon. (J Jones) 1 Spoonbill, 6 Little Egret and 1 Curlew in front of the Old Quay House this morning. (B Osborne) In addition, Osprey flew south at 0945. Curlew Sandpiper, Whimbrel, 2 Black-tailed Godwits and 2 Kingfisher on Ryan’s Field. (P Freestone, S Ford)

Park Head: (06:50-08:00) 1 Pectoral Sandpiper headed north with 1 Dunlin and 1 Knot at 7 40am. Also, 2 Tree Pipit, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Yellowhammer, c30 Swallow, 14 House Martin, 6 Skylark and 1 Willow Warbler. (P Roseveare)

Siblyback Reservoir: Unconfirmed report of 4 Pectoral Sandpiper this morning. (per D Julian), Hobby,  25+ Teal,  08:13 – 13:30,  2 Snipe,  3+ Common Sandpiper , 2 Pectoral Sandpiper, 5 Dunlin,  3 Knot, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank, 3 Wheatear, 41+ Little Grebe. (P Bray)

Nanjizal: 1 Great White Egret. (J Overfield)

Wadebridge: Tree Pipit over in Morning. (D Julian)

Par Beach Pool: 1 Shelduck, 1 Shoveler, 15 Teal, 1 Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 1 Common Sandpiper. (B Bosisto)

Rock Helipad field: 5 Ringed Plover over,2 Great spotted Woodpecker, 8 Linnet, 2 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Greenshank. 13 Dunlin, 10 Ringed Plover, 1 Redshank. (S Rowe, S Grose)

Sennen Cove: 3 Chough ,1 Whimbrel, 2 Bar-Tailed Godwit, 1 Raven, 1 Chiffchaff ,2 Kestrel, 2 Stonechat, 1 Lesser Black Backed Gull ,8 Fulmar. (T Zoppi)

Porth Joke: 1 Wryneck, 3 Pied Flycatchers, 2 Spotted Flycatchers, several Chiffchaffs and Willow Warblers, 2 Kestrel. (G May)

Kenidjack: Wryneck (donkey paddock); Lesser Whitethroat ( seaward side of last house in ferns interacting with Stonechats); 2 Pied Flycatchers (1 near caravan: another bottom house garden (per P Fraser); 4 Spotted Flycatcher ( 2 near galvanised sheds: 2 others bottom house garden per Phil Fraser); 4 Whitethroats (ad: 3 juvs); 6 Grey Wagtails; 1 Whinchat; 8 Stonechats (2 families); 6 Wheatear (family group); 2 Choughs; Greenfinch family; Sparrowhawk; 6 Swallows; 3 Willow Warbler; many Chiff Chaffs (inc. one in song); 3 Buzzards. Hummingbird Hawkmoth. Vapourer Moth (yellow form, unique to Cornwall)(J Hawkey, K Dalziel)

Devoran, Point Quay: 1 Osprey (Circling for 30 minutes, making only one dive which was unsuccessful), 1 Sparrowhawk, 4 Sandwich Tern (3 adult,1 juvenile), 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 19 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 25 Dunlin, 18 Ringed Plover, 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger & G Fisher)

Stithians Reservoir: Osprey, 4 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 5 Common Sandpiper, 12 Snipe, 3 Wheatear,  Black-tailed Godwit in front of feeder hide. (G Lawlor, J St Ledger & R Bowyer)

Lizard, Lloyds Lane: 3 Whinchat,  Redstart,  Wheatear,  Whitethroat. (R Wilkins)

Pentire Farm: 4 Chough, 2 Sparrowhawk, 300 Goldfinch and 7 Stonechat. (D Wilson)

Wadebridge, behind Bridge Bike Hire: 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank, 30+ Redshank, 2 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Oystercatcher. (D Wilson)

Escalls, Sennen: 19 Ringed Plover, 4 Golden Plover, Lapwing, Dunlin, 2 Wheatear. (D Flumm)

Bosistow-Porthgwarra: 8 Kestrel, Sparrowhawk, Golden Plover, 3 Swift, c150 Swallow, 24 Wheatear, 6 Whinchat, Whitethroat, Blackcap, 3 White Wagtail, 4 Chough, 2 Raven. (D Flumm)

Sancreed: 3 Kestrel, Blackcap, 8 White Wagtail. (D Flumm)

Cargreen: 2 Osprey fishing at confluence of Tavy/Tamar. (L Gooner)

Kingsmill lake:  Redshank, Greenshank 35, Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, Dunlin, 1 Lapwing , 1 Curlew, one with leg rings 3 on right leg red yellow and black, 2 on left leg white and black. Osprey at Tavy bridge fishing. (K Baum)

East Pentire: 1 Greenshank, 8 Whitethroat, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Whinchat, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 1 ‘commic’ Tern, 1 Med Gull. (B Bosisto, S Rowe)

Nanjizal (private site): 1 Great White Egret on pools this morning. (J Overfield)

Morvah: 1 Wryneck in private garden. (K Jarvis)

St Agnes: 1 Osprey over this morning. (D Curtis)

Wadebridge: 17 Cattle Egret from Trewornan Bridge early am. (S Grose) Also, Tree Pipit over the town. (D Julian)

Davidstow Woods: 4 juvenile Stonechat, 3+ juvenile Whinchat, 3 Crossbill and 1 Peregrine. (C Mason)

Upper Tamar Lake: 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 11 Dunlin, 5 Common Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, 2 Ruff, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Ringed Plover, 1 juv. Shelduck, c80 Swallow, c70 House Martin, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 20 Pied Wagtail. (R Lockwood)

plr&dc

Spoonbill – Benjamin Osborne
Spoonbill – Benjamin Osborne
Pectoral Sandpiper, Hayle. Mike Spicer
Pectoral Sandpiper, Hayle. J Jones
Pectoral Sandpiper, Hayle. J Jones
Ravens. Dave Flumm
Temminck’s Stint. Tony Mills
Black-tailed Godwit. Darren Wilson
Curlew. Darren Wilson
Stonechat. Darren Wilson
Pectoral Sandpiper, Siblyback. Paul Bray
Pectoral Sandpipers, Siblyback. Paul Bray
Pectoral Sandpiper. Hayle. Steve Cox
Spoonbill. Steve Cox
Black-tailed Godwit. Rebecca Bowyer
Common Sandpiper. Martin Webb
Wheatear. Martin Webb
Vapourer Moth. Kate Dalziel
Ruff (Reeve) & Snipe. Robin Chiffers
Ruff. Robin Chiffers