Tuesday 6th September 2022

Tuesday 6th September 2022

Walmsley sanctuary (Members only): 1 1st w Citrine Wagtail, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 4 Whinchat, 5 Ruff, 2 Greenshank, 3 Black Tailed Godwit inc 1 ringed, 2 Greenshank, 2 Green Sand, 3 Common Sand, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Shoveler, c30 Teal, c200 Canadas, 11 Greylag, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 2 Buzzard,1 Kestrel, 1 Snipe. (A Langdon, C Cox).

Kenidjack cliff: 2 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Great Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 70 Manx Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 1 Arctic Skua, 1 prob Storm Petrel. (B Stone)

Falmouth, Pennance Point: 1 Great Shearwater and 6 Balearic Shearwater.

Lizard Point, (4 – 6pm): 2 Cory’s Shearwater and 15 Balearic Shearwater.

East Pentire 06.50-07.50): 1 Black Tern, 12 Common Tern, 7 ‘commic Tern, 5 Sandwich Tern, 1 Arctic Skua, 1 Common Scoter, 5 Ruff, 3 Dunlin. (S Rowe)

Killigerran: 2 juvenile Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 7 Balearic Shearwater, 1st winter Yellow-legged Gull, 3 Common Scoter, 24 Ringed Plover in 90 minutes this evening. (B Bosisto)

Downderry:  2 Common Scoter, 130+ Gannet, 4 Balearic Shearwater and a Mediterranean Gull before 0845.  Also, 4 Clouded Yellow in afternoon. (A Payne)

Drift Reservoir: 3 Gadwall, 4 Teal, 2 Greenshank, 5 Common Sandpiper, 3 Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Greenland Wheatear, 70 Sand Martin, 20 House Martin. (D Flumm)

Hayle Estuary: 1 Spoonbill and 4 Curlew Sandpiper.

Eastern Green to Marazion: 20 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 50 Sanderling. Also 5 Gannet corpses and 3 moribund individuals. (P Fraser)

St Clement, Tresemple Pool: 1 Osprey. (M Jones)

Nanquidno: 1 Cattle Egret also Sparrowhawk and Cormorant. (C Moore)

Newlyn: 1 Red-throated Diver and 2 Gannet most likely with avian flu. (R Fox)

Par beach: c.15 Sanderling, 1 Redshank over, 3 dead, 2 sick Gannet. (R Hampshire)

Spit beach, Par: 3 Eider, 3 Little Egret, 3 Curlew, 2 Greater Black backed Gull, 1 dead, 1 sick Gannet. (R Hampshire)

Stithians Reservoir: 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 50+ Ringed Plover, 40+ Dunlin (close to Water Sports Centre). (J St Ledger).  Also, at 18.00, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Common Sandpiper and 4 Snipe. (A Lea)

Upper Tamar Lake: 2 Arctic Tern, 1 Little Stint, 8 Curlew Sandpiper, 42 Redshank, 17 Snipe, 2 Green Sandpiper, 8 Dublin, 6 Ringed Plover, 20 Teal, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 50 Black-headed Gull, 8 Grey Heron, 1 Sparrowhawk. (R Lockwood)

Port Quin:4 unringed Chough over private garden. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 1 unringed Osprey, (first observed by anglers on Sunday eve)1 Little Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck,4 Chiffchaff, 1m Bullfinch, 30+ Sand Martin, 3 Buzzard, 3 Cormorant, 15 Canada Geese, 1 Little Egret, 1 Raven over, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Grey Heron, 19 Great crested Grebe, 18 Coot, 1 ad Dipper & 1 Treecreeper below the dam wall. Also, 1 dead Herring Gull on the water. (S Grose)

Brunnion Meadow, Trink Farm, Lelant Downs: 16 Curlew, 89 Herring Gulls – possibly more as field slopes out of sight, and 2 Swallows. (P Geddes)

 

TJW

Common Sandpiper – Adrina Lea
Snipe – Adrian Lea
Spotted Redshank – Adrian Lea
‘Greenland’ Wheatear – Dave Flumm
Osprey – Shaun Grose
Citrine Wagtail – Adrian Langdon
Citrine Wagtail – Adrian Langdon
Citrine Wagtail – Adrian Langdon
Citrine Wagtail – Adrian Langdon