Wednesday 16th November 2022

Wednesday 16th November 2022

Skewjack: juv Pallid Harrier still about, between here and Bosistow. Also between here and East of Sennen: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Merlin, 190+ Lapwing, 800+ Golden Plover, 2 Reed Bunting, 150 Goldfinch, 200+ Chaffinch, c300 Skylark. (M Elliot)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge: 1 Glossy Ibis near sewage treatment works early afternoon. (P Roseveare)

Perranuthnoe: Ad/m Black Redstart in the former farm yard now used by the shops & cafe. (J Hawkey)

Kingsmill Lake: 21 Avocet, 111 Dunlin, 100 Redshank, 5 Greenshank, 12 Lapwing, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 49 Black-tailed Godwit, 58+ Curlew, 23 Shelduck, 20+ Teal, 261 Wigeon & 1 adult Common Gull (P Kemp)

Porthilly Point: 2 Chough,1 Raven, 1 Common Gull, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Greenshank, 2 Redshank, 101 Oystercatcher,  21 Turnstone, 3 Snipe, 9 Shelduck in off the sea, 16 Dunlin, 3 Curlew, 27 Wigeon. (S Grose)

Porthilly Farm:3 Cattle Egret, 2 Little Egret.(S Grose)

East Pentire, Newquay: 1 Wheatear. (D Thomas)

Pendennis: 2 Chough on West side. (R Smith)

Portscatho: 1 Grey Wagtail in garden, 1 Cormorant off Tatam’s showing white thigh patches. (R Sharp)

Roundwood Quay: 1 Pintail (drake), 1 Firecrest, 7 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 1 Little Egret, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Grey Heron. (A Nicholson)

Stihtians: Black Redstart visiting garden. (T Weston)

Gannel Estuary: Dark-bellied Brent Goose still. (B Bosisto

Lanivet: 1 Green Sandpiper. (C Mason)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 5 Canada goose, 15 Mute swan, 16 Shelduck, 95 Wigeon, 6 Mallard, 2 Teal, 4 Wood pigeon, 2 Collared dove, 36 Oystercatcher, 145 Lapwing, 2 Grey plover, 1 Ringed plover, 30 Curlew, 70 Dunlin, 7 Snipe, 40 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 210 Black-headed gull, 5 Mediterranean gull, 14 Great black-backed gull, 110 Herring gull, 3 Cormorant, 3 Grey heron, 8 Little egret, 3 Buzzard, 5 Jackdaw, 50 Carrion crow, 2 Blue tit, 2 Great tit, 2 Goldcrest, 3 Starling, 12 Blackbird, 5 Redwing, 1 Song thrush, 4 Robin, 12 House sparrow, 3 Dunnock, 1 Pied wagtail, 3 Chaffinch (M Scawen et al.)

Perranporth: Snow Bunting reported.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Curlew Sandpiper reported on Carnsew Pool. Also 3 Whooper Swan (1 ad) reported flew SW over at 1115.

Polgigga: Yellow-browed Warbler and male Black Redstart reported.

 

Wheatear, Dave Thomas
Wheatear, Dave Thomas