Tuesday 25th October 2022

Tuesday 25th October 2022

Bochym NNR: Siberian Stonechat still, 1 Green Woodpecker, 40 Fieldfare, 3 Reed Bunting. (S Kolodziejski, J Chapple, B&L Bosisto)

Porthoustock: 930 Great Shearwater, Leach’s Storm Petrel, 2 Pomarine Skua,1 Arctic Tern, 20 Sooty Shearwater. (Birdguides)

Walmsley Sanctuary CBWPS: 7 Cattle Egret, 4 Green Sandpiper, 1 European White-fronted Goose, 2 Barnacle Goose, 6 Greylag Goose, 400+ Canada Goose, 1 Lapwing, 8 Snipe, 7 Curlew, 6 Shovler, 40 Teal, 60+ Fieldfare. (J St Ledger)

Camel Estuary: 1 Curlew Sandpiper. (Birdguides)

Towan Head: 7:30-9am; 1000 ‘s of auks, 300+ Gannets, 500+ Kittiwakes, 30 Common Gulls, 90 Mediterranean Gulls, 2 Manx Shearwaters. (D Grose)

Sandymouth: 4 Chough. (B Bryne)

Marazion beach: juv Little Stint, juv Redshank, c30 Greenfinch, c40 Pied Wagtail, c15 Rock Pipit, c40 Meadow Pipit. Also 6+ Cattle Egret on the marsh. (R Veal)

Marazon Marsh: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest. (S Foote)

Porthgwarra: 1173 Great Shearwater, 2 Cory’s Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 4 Pomarine Skuas, 2 Great Northern Diver. (Birdguides)

St Just: 1340 Fieldfare, 460 Redwing, 800 Chaffinch, 10 Siskin, 1 Reed Bunting, 23 Lapwing. (N Wheatley)

St Gothian Sands: 1 unringed Chough on island. (MJ Spicer)

The Knavocks: 1 Ring Ouzel, 2 Raven photographed. (Twitter)

Rosemullion Head: 1 Ring Ouzel. (P McCartney)

Penzance Cemetery: Firecrest, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap and numerous Redwing feeding on Yew berries. (C.Beazley)

Stithians Reservoir: 17 Curlew, 150 Golden Plover, 3 Robins, 4 Chaffinch, Reed Bunting, 6 Magpie, Goldfinch, 20 Crows, Dunnock, 2 Teal, Jackdaw, ChiffChaff, Raven, 2 Great Tit, Goldcrest, Wren, Blackbird, 4 Blue Tits, Greenfinch, Long-tailed Tit, 6 Linnet, Meadow Pipit, Pheasant, 2 Pied Wagtail and many Herring and Black-headed Gulls (S.Hinkley)

Late news, 24/10. Upper Tamar Lake: 6 Little Stint, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 8 Teal, c30 Pied Wagtail, 10 Meadow Pipit, 70 Black-headed Gull, 6 Cormorant. (R Lockwood)

Late news, 23/10/22, Newquay pelagic: 1 European Storm Petrel. (D Raffle)

 

rrb & tdm

Siberian Stonechat – Mike Spicer (24th October)
European White-fronted Goose (r.h bird) – John St Ledger
Barnacle Goose – John St Ledger
Pheasant – Sandra Hinkley