Thursday 6th October 2022

Thursday 6th October 2022

Pendeen: 1 Woodchat Shrike, 1 Merlin, 1 Kestrel, 1 Whinchat, 2 Stonechat. (A McKechnie, J St Ledger, S Windle)

Chapel Combe: probable Greenish Warbler at the Chapel Porth end near the granite stepping stones SW700492 – very flighty, Chiffchaff and Willow Warbler in good numbers (R.Netherton)

Fistral; Newquay: 2 Common Scoter, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Manx Shearwater, 1 Chough, 1 Grey Phalarope. (B Bosisto)

Downderry: moving west, 0720-0815, were 190+ Gannet, a Balearic Shearwater and 20 Kittiwake. (A Payne)

Devoran Quay: 2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Grey plover, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 33 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Dunlin, and lots of Oystercatcher, Redshank and Curlew. (M Broadbent)

Davidstow Airfield: 20 Lesser black-backed gull , 4 Dunlin, 8 Ringed Plover, 1 Great black-backed Gull , 6 Black-headed Gull, 10 Pied Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail , 1 Yellow legged Gull , 3 Northern Wheatear, 10 Skylark, 100 Golden Plover and 10 Meadow Pipit. (S Windle)

Maer Lake: 22 Teal, 20 Wigeon, 64 Canada Geese,1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Pheasant, 2 Moorhen,  24 Curlew,  9 Black-tailed Godwits, 9 Lapwing,  5 Herring Gull,  2 Black-headed Gull, Woodpigeon, 2 Dunnock,  Wren,  2 Robin, 1 Stonechat, 2 Blackbird, 2 Great Tit, Long-tailed Tits, Chaffinches, 1 Goldfinch, 3 Greenfinch. ( A. Parker et al )

Porthmeor Cove: 36 Chough. (J Yates)

Stithians Reservoir: N end 07:30-09:00: 50 Golden Plover, 17 Curlew, 3 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 2 Snipe, 160+ Meadow Pipits seemingly dispersing in small flocks, 2 Skylark, 3 Stonechat, 7 L Grebe, 3 Grey heron, 5 Teal, Sparrowhawk and 2 Wheatear (T Weston & C Foote).

Porthilly Farm: 5 Cattle Egret.(S Grose)

Trengwainton: 1-2 Firecrest. (P&S Naylor)

Kenidjack:  juvenile Whinchat, 3 Chough, 2 Blackcap, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel and at least 3 soaring Common Buzzards. (P&S Naylor)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Grey Wagtail. (P&S Naylor)

Constantine: 2 Redwing , over Higher Eathorne farm , nr Constantine this morning. ( P. Laney)

Hayle estuary RSPB: 2 Grey Plover, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Little Egret, 18 Redshank, 1 Dunlin, plus many Curlew, Herring Gull, Black-headed Gull (C Taylor)

Hayle Ryans Field RSPB: 1 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Buzzard (flying over), 2 Curlew, 1 Grey Wagtail (C Taylor)

Coverack to Rosenithon:2 Kingfishersat Roskilly’s ponds, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Blue Tit, 12 Long tailed Tit, 8 Stonechat, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 (m+f) Chaffinch, 3 Meadow Pipit, 10 Oystercatcher, 2 -Curlew, Pied Wagtail, 10+ Rock Pipit, 9 feeding Gannet, large numbers of Herring/Great Black backed and Black-headed Gulls (P Sawford, R Hartwell)

Rosemergy: Ring Ouzel, Whinchat at White Downs Homestead nr Watch Croft, above Rosemergy. (M Scott-Ham)

Porthtowan/ Mount Hawke: Firecrest with tit flock in wooded valley SE of Trevissick Farm, mobile around the stream ford crossing.(J Cook)

Porthtowan: 4 Chough along coast path 1km NE of Porthtowan. (J Cook)

Tresemple Pool: 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 14 Dunlin, 44 Redshank, 17 Greenshank, 49 Curlew, 3 Snipe ( D Eva )

Cot Valley: 2 Firecrest past first houses by right hand bend. (P Allen)

Land’s End: 6 Chough. c15 Atlantic Bluefin Tuna again – here 2 months now. (D Flumm)

Sennen: 60 Golden Plover over. (D Flumm)

Stenalees: 2 Redwing over at 0850. (R Hollis)

Late Submission 05/10 Mount Edgcumbe/Cawsand: 20+ Firecrest seen/heard. Also a Yellow-browed Warbler heard briefly, 25 Goldcrest, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 4 Mistle Thrush, 3 Fallow Deer and a distant Grey Phalarope in flight off Rame Head. (M Hull)

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Chough. Dave Flumm
Firecrest. Jon Cook
Woodchat Shrike. Alex McKechnie
Woodchat Shrike. John St Ledger
Whinchat. Phil & Sue Naylor
Chough. Phil & Sue Naylor
Grey Wagtail. Phil & Sue Naylor
Firecrest. Phil & Sue Naylor
Woodchat Shrike. Stevan Windle
Yellow-legged Gull. Stevan Windle
Yellow-legged Gull. Stevan Windle
Wheatear. Stevan Windle