Thursday 20th October 2022

Thursday 20th October 2022

Found on Treeve Moor, battery compartment cover, possibly for Canon. Please get in touch via [email protected]

Kynance: probable Black-throated Thrush flew over.

Pendeen: 5 Ring Ouzels, c350 Fieldfare, c50 Redwing, c20 Song Thrushes. Rosy Starling still east end of village. (P Marshall)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Lesser Yellowlegs, 1 Grey Plover, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 20+ Redshank, 10 Curlew, 500+ Canada Goose 14.15 – 15.00. ( DK Parker M Webb)

Porthoustock: 11 Ring Ouzel, 4 Black Redstart

Hayle Estuary RSPB B3301 Causeway: 1 Grey Plover, 15 Dunlin, 30+ Redshank, 7 Curlew, 30+ Lapwing, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Canada Goose, many Teal and Wigeon. Ryan’s Field: 1f Kingfisher, 3 Little Egret, 2 Cormorant, 17 Curlew, 11 Lapwing, 2 Redshank 15.15 – 16.00. (M Webb)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Lelant Saltings: 2 Cattle Egret 

Siblyback Reservoir: 200+ Lesser Black-backed Gulls; 6 Teal; 10 Chaffinch; 1 Northern Wheatear; Flocks of Starling; 12 Linnet. (R Napp)

St Keverne: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Crimson Speckled. (J Jones)

Pendower: 2 Great Northern Diver. (T Farr)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Firecrest; (T Farr)

Portscatho: 30+ Maditerranean Gull. (T Farr)

Penryn Campus, 07:15- 10:15: 4893 Redwing, 3759 Fieldfare, 90 Starling, 79 Chaffinch, 49 Meadow Pipit, 39 Skylark, 23 Song thrush, 21 Woodpigeon, 19 Siskin, 17 Bullfinch, 11 Pied wagtail, 7 Greenfinch, 6 Goldfinch, 4 Rook, 3 Blabird, 3 Cormorant, 2 Mistle thrush, 2 Brambling, Raven and Great Egret. (C Foote T Weston, M Broadbent, S Ryde, J Drage, F Hutchins)

Porthleven: Kestrel, Ringed plover, Sandwich tern, 3 Wheatear, 12 Stonechat, 5+ Meadow pipit (C Foote, T Weston)

Lizard Village: I Yellow-browed Warbler. (I Maclean)

Church Cove (Lizard): 2 Firecrest. (I Maclean)

Lloyd’s Lane (Lizard): 14 Ring Ouzel in a single flock, 35 Siskin over. (I Maclean)

Porth Joke: 1 Ring Ouzel, 23 Blackbird, 11 Song Thrush, 1 Kingfisher, 6 Chiffchaff, 5 Blackcap, 7 Siskin late pm. (S Rowe)

Bearah Tor: 2 Ring Ouzel, 6 Mistle Thrush. Twelve Mens Moor: Large numbers of Fieldfares. (B Craven)

Caerthillian, Lizard: 3 Ring Ouzel. J Holter

Treen: 200 Fieldfare. (I Grindle)

Logan Rock: 6 Ring Ouzel. (I Grindle)

St Levan: 8 Ring Ouzel. (C Mason)

St Agnes Head: 200 Redwing, a few continental blackbirds, 30 Fieldfare, 2 Ring Ouzel. (G Lawlor)

Stithians Watersports Centre: 40 Golden Plover, 21 Curlew, 3 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 10 Teal. (J St Ledger, A Lea)

Devoran Quay: 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Ruff, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 26 Black-tailed Godwit including 1 multi-ringed bird, 10 Dunlin, 1 Greenshank, 100+ Redshank, 55+ Curlew, 17 Oystercatcher, 5 Shelduck, many Redwing over (J St Ledger, A Lea, R Copeland)

Kenidjack: mobile flock of 8 Ring Ouzels at bottom of valley late afternoon (D & T Barber)

Porthgwarra: female Marsh Harrier, ringtail Harrier (probably Hen Harrier), female Merlin, c35 Golden Plover, 3 Firecrest, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 female Black Redstart, 1 Northern Wheatear, 1 Ring Ouzel (D & T Barber, M Scott-Ham)

St Just, Carn Gloose: 2 Snow Buntings this afternoon around the 17th green of the Golf Course, viewable from the coast path. (P Clarke)

Treve Moor (and nearby): 300 Fieldfare, 200 Redwing, 1 Ring Ouzel (probably male), 1 Whinchat (N R Rogers)

Bartinney: 1 Marsh Harrier (female)(N R Rogers)

St. Buryan: 800 Fieldfare, 10 Redwing, 6 Stock Dove (N R Rogers)

Old Lizard Head: 1 Lapland Bunting. (D Collins)

Lizard village: 2 Black Redstart. (D Collins)

Grochall: 2 Ring Ouzel. (D Collins)

Tresillian to Tresemple Pool: 10 Black tailed Godwit, 67 Redshank, 56 Curlew, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Snipe, 8 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin, 1 Water Rail, 10 Teal, 7 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant. (A Nicholson)

Sharp Tor: approx 1000 Fieldfares in flocks of 50-100 from 09.00 to 15.00. A few Redwings in the flocks. 1 Mistle thrush. 2 Ring Ouzels. K. Dalziel

Kynance Farm: 24 Ring Ouzels (including a flock of 13), 948 Fieldfare, 380 Redwing, 23 Song Thrush, 10 Blackbird, Merlin, 3 Sparrowhawk, Marsh Harrier, Wheatear, Whinchat, c.850 Skylark, c.500 Chaffinch, c.650 Meadow Pipit, 10 Chiffchaff, 7 Goldcrest, 3 Redpolls & 18 Siskin.(E O’Connor)

Mullion Cliffs: 3 Ring Ouzel, 80 Fieldfare, 5 Redwing, 7 Blackbird. (E O’Connor)

Goonhavern:  1 Black Redstart on house roof (J Savage)

Wadebridge, Treraven Meadow & Bridge Bike Hire: 20+ Teal, 1 Med Gull, 2 Common Sandpiper, 3 Lapwing, 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Curlew. (D Wilson)
 
Wadebridge, Polbrock Bridge: 1 Hobby, 4 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk (D Wilson)

Wacker Quay : 6 Little Egret, 42 Shelduck, 13 Great-crested Grebe, 1 Curlew. (M & R Frost)

Rame area: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Merlin, 3 Kestrel, 2 Buzzard, 3 Sparrowhawk, 1 Jay, 3 Song Thrush, 109 Fieldfare, 136 Redwing, 3 Black Redstart, 11 Goldcrest, 1 Firecrest, 2 Blackcap, 2 Stonechat, 22 Goldfinch, 18 Chaffinch, 70+ Linnet, Meadow Pipit, 75 Skylark, 1 Siskin, 20+ Long-tailed Tit, Blue Tit, Great Tit, 3 Pied Wagtail, 15+ Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, Green Woodpecker and Great-Spotted calling, 2 Southern Hawker. (D Clegg, M & R Frost)

Tregonebris, Sancreed: c90 Fieldfare, c150 Redwing. (D Flumm)

Goonhilly Downs: small flocks of Fieldfare passing over. (S Ford)

Nanjizal:: 2 Turtle Dove. (J Overfield)

Nanjizal/Faraway/Trevean: 185 Fieldfare, 40+Redwing, 2 Ring Ouzel, 60 Golden Plover, 1 Water Rail, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Good passage of Skylarks, finches, Meadow Pipits all morning,  1 Hummingbird Hawk-moth, 1 Painted Lady. (D Unsworth)

Trevose Head: 2 Snow Bunting, 1 Wheatear, 2 Chough, 1 Greenfinch, 3 Kestrel, 4 Raven, c20 Oystercatcher, c20 Linnet, c20 Turnstone c50 Gannets, c100 Meadow Pipit, c30 Skylark, c25 Stonechat. (E & S Turnbull)

Carbis Bay:  7 Coal Tit, 6 Blue Tit, 3 Great Tit, 1 Long Tailed Tit, 2 Robin, 2 Wren, 4 Jay, 1 Fieldfare, 1 Redwing. Mixed flocks of Redwing and Fieldfare have been passing over for most of the day, 3 Buzzard , 2 Magpie, 1 Dunnock, 2 Chaffinch, in private garden  ( V Booth)

Camel Estuary: 56 Cattle Egret along the Camel estuary near the Amble Confluence. (M Scawen)

Gwenter: c200 fieldfare (S. Wood)

East Pentire: 1 Snow Bunting, 2 Skylark, 9 Meadow Pipit, 1 Raven, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Redwing, 1 Crow, 2 Cormorant. ( D Sharp).

Gwennap Churchyard: 35 Redwing over, and small flock in hedge, 15 Fieldfare, 3 Mistle Thrush, 5 male Blackbird. (L Cox)

Lizard, Gwarvas Farm: 1 Turtle Dove, 1 Brambling. (S Croft)

Veryan: 30-40 Fieldfare at 9:00am. (A Claxton) 1000 Fieldfares in old stubble field opposite Treluggan farm between Veryan and Portscatho.(C&J Keast)

Cardinham Woods: 2 Crossbill. (A Tomkins)

Late submission 19/10 Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Great White Egret, 2 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Mute Swan, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Coot, 15 Wigeon, c200 Canada Geese. (R Mudge)

Late submission 19/10 Stithians Reservoir: flock of c70 Golden Plover in flight by Watersports centre. (A Nicholson)

Late submission 18/10 Truro: 1 Dipper and 1 Grey Wagtail near Victoria Gardens. Another Grey Wagtail by the Barley Sheaf pub. (A Nicholson)

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Turtle Dove. Stuart Croft
Snow Bunting. Deena Sharp
Skylark. Deena Sharp
Lesser Yellowlegs. Dave Parker
Lesser Yellowlegs. Dave Parker
Dunnock. Vic Booth
Coal Tit. Vic Booth
Jay. Vic Booth
Snow Buntings. E Turnbull
Stonechat. E Turnbull
Snow Bunting. E Turnbull
Skylark. E Turnbull
Chough. E Turnbull
Black Redstart. James Savage
Fieldfare. Kate Dalziel
Ruff. Adrian Lea
Golden Plover. Adrian Lea
Firecrest. Ilya Maclean
Grey Plover. Martin Webb
Black-tailed Godwit. Martin Webb
Redshank. Martin Webb
Kestrel. Charlotte Foote
Fieldfare. Charlotte Foote
Black-tailed Godwit. Robert Copeland