Wednesday 23rd August 2023

Wednesday 23rd August 2023

Jollytown: 1 Dotterel over, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Tree Pipit, 3 Blackcap. (D Collins)

Nanjizal: 217 trapped and ringed including: 1 Nightingale, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Meadow Pipit, 3 Tree Pipit, 2 Garden Warbler, 5 Grasshopper Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, 13 Blackcap, 14 Whitethroat, 14 Reed Warbler, 16 Willow Warbler, 107 Sedge Warbler. Please keep to public rights of way. (J Overfield, K Wilson)

Stithians Lake, Stuart Hutchings Hide: 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 3 Ringed Plover, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Lapwing, 1 Greenshank, 21 Curlew, 8+ Pied Wagtail. (A Lea) Also 2 Wood Sandpiper (S Van Hear)

Gwinear: 1 Firecrest, 1 Spotted Flycatcher (J Noon)

Devoran: 1 Osprey, 2 Knot (D Eva)

St Buryan: fem Marsh Harrier, headed NW. (P Fraser) Also 2 Pied Flycatcher reported.

Land’s End: 2 Yellow Wagtail. (P Fraser)

North Cliffs: Peregrine. (R Bunt)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Ruff, 1 Kingfisher. (B Osborne) Also 1 Knot, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, Redshanks. (R Griffiths)

Trebetherick: 3 Mistle Thrush, 40+ Linnet, 2 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Castle an Dinas: 5 Yellowhammer, 13 Meadow Pipit,9 Skylark,1 Kestrel. (S Grose)

Newquay: 1 Sparrowhawk with prey item at junior school. (S Grose)

Sennen Cove: 6 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 6 Sanderling, 6 Whimbrel South, 2 Ringed Plover on Cowloe, 50 Common Dolphin, 14+ Porpoise; 20 Chough between here and Nanjizal. (B Steel)

Cabilla Wood: 2 Spotted Flycatchers, 1 juv Siskin, 2 Chiffchaff (1singing), 4 Bullfinches (family), Nuthatch.

Sharptor: 4 Common Redstarts seen (juv and adults) and 2 more heard. Green Woodpecker, 18 Swallows, 6 House Martins, 1 Swift. K Dalziel.

Caerthillian, Lizard: 6 Chough (S. Wood)

Rumps and Pentire: 5 Feral pigeon/rock dove, 3 Wood pigeon, 4 Oystercatcher, 23 Black-headed gull, 5 Mediterranean gull, 1 Great black-backed gull, 30 Herring gull, 5 Fulmar, 5 Cormorant, 8 Shag, 1 Grey heron, 4 Kestrel, 1 Peregrine falcon, 1 Magpie, 1 Chough, 1 Rook, 4 Carrion crow, 2 Skylark, 30 Swallow, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Wren, 2 Robin, 9 Stonechat, 8 Wheatear, 3 House sparrow, 2 Pied wagtail, 5 Meadow pipit, 9 Rock pipit, c.120 Linnet, 15 Goldfinch, 3 Grey seal, 1 Common lizard, 8 Small white, 2 Small copper, 12 Common blue, 4 Speckled wood, 4 Meadow brown, 9
Small heath (M Scawen et al).

St Agnes: Great Shearwater reported past.

Late news, 22/8, Penryn Estuary: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Black tailed Godwit, 3 Greenshank, 3 Common Sandpiper, 4 Oystercatcher, 5 Mute Swan, 1 Cormorant, 25+ Redshank, 20+ Curlew, 2 Whimbrel, 8 Turnstone, 1 Little Egret, 6 Mallard. (T Chambers)

Late news, 22/8, Pill Creek: Kingfisher as tide coming in. (B Penny)

Common Sandpiper & Pied Wagtail, Adrian Lea
Goldcrest, Jo Noon
Spotted Flycatcher, Jo Noon
Knot, Regina Griffiths
Knot, Regina Griffiths
Ruff, Regina Griffiths
Ruff, Benjamin Osborne
Redstart, Kate Dalziel
Chough, Steven Wood
Chough, Steven Wood