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26.11.14, Cadover Bridge area:- Dipper, 3 Raven, 30+ Redwing, Mistle Thrush
Okehampton:- Dipper ( East Ockment River )
Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, Long Tailed Duck ( f. ), Pintail ( m. ), Turnstone
South Milton Ley:- Kingfisher, 10 Chiffchaff
Thurlestone Marsh:- 70 Pied Wagtail, 6,000+ Starling ( to roost )
South Huish:- 9 Wigeon, 20 Teal, 4 Shoveler, Snipe

25.11.14, Noss Mayo:- Greenshank ( Bridgend )
Broadsands:- YELOW BROWED WARBLER ( at rear of first car park )

The Mounts, nr. Lingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 30+ Redwing
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Willsworthy:- Snipe
Lydford:- 200+ Fieldfare / thrush flock

24.11.14, Southdown farm, nr. Soar:- GREAT BUSTARD ( flew E., 11:30, probably from Wiltshire release project )
Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Grey Wagtail
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, Grey Wagtail
Broadsands:- YELOW BROWED WARBLER ( at rear of first car park ), Water Rail, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 2+ Chiffchaff ( one probably tristis ), Firecrest, 4+ Goldcrest
Paignton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( top pond, Clennon Valley playing fields )

23.11.14, Weir Quay:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( feeding on incoming tide ), 4 Avocet
Kingsbridge Estuary ( Geese Quarries to West Charleton Marsh ):- 7 Little Grebe, 37 Brent Goose, 7 Red Breasted Merganser, 21 Pintail, 70 Teal ( West Charleton Marsh ), 500+ Golden Plover
Chit Rocks, Sidmouth:- 4 Purple Sandpiper
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Exmouth:- Blackcap ( m. )
Dawlish Warren:- Great Northern Diver, 50+ Brent Goose, Long Tailed Duck ( s/pl. ), Velvet Scoter, 250+ Knot / Dunlin

22.11.14, Wembury:- Spoonbill ( W. past Mew Stone )
Broadsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( rear of first car park )
Plympton:- 8+ Redwing ( over W. )

21.11.14, Broadsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( rear of car park ), 2+ Water Rail, Chiffchaff, 4+ Goldcrest, 2 Siskin
East Soar:- Short Eared Owl, 2 Cirl Bunting

20.11.14, South Hallsands:- 2 Black Redstart
Okehampton:- Swallow
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2+ Tawny Owl, 7 Redwing ( over W. )

19.11.14, Thurlestone Marsh:- Ruddy Shelduck, 40 Teal, 6 Wigeon, 4 Snipe
Thurlestone Bay:- Black Throated Diver ( 09:35, E. ), 3 Common Scoter
South Milton Ley:- 6 Redwing
South Huish:- 2 Shoveler, 30 Teal

18.11.14, Thurlestone Marsh:- Ruddy Shelduck, Little Grebe, 6 Wigeon ( m., 5 f. ), 3 Shoveler ( m., 2 f. ), 30 Teal, 5 Snipe, Lapwing, Little Gull ( 1w. ), Redwing
Plympton:- 17 Redwing, Chiffchaff, 3+ Goldcrest
South Huish:- 4 Wigeon, 2 Shoveler, 5 Lapwing, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Brent Goose, 8 Wigeon
South Milton Ley:- Quail ( heard only, probably escaped / released Japanese Quail )

17.11.14, Thurlestone Marsh:- Ruddy Shelduck, 3 Little Grebe, Wigeon ( f. ), 2 Shoveler ( f. ), 20 Teal, 3 Snipe, 9 Lapwing, 4 Reed Bunting
South Huish:- 40 Teal, 4 Wigeon, 2 Shoveler, Lapwing, 4 Dunlin
South Milton Ley:- 10 Fieldfare, 30 Redwing, 25 Reed Bunting
Kingsbridge:- Black Redstart
Smithaleigh:- 12 Redwing

16.11.14, Beesands:- Bittern, Long Tailed Duck, 20+ Gadwall, 2 Water Rail, Cetti's Warbler
Broadsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( rear of car park ), Water Rail, Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 4+ Goldcrest
Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley ), Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl ( also mixed flock Redwing / Fieldfare )
Babbacombe- 50 Starling

15.11.14, Broadsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( rear of car park ), Water Rail, Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 2+ Goldcrest
Dawlish Warren:- HOOPOE ( mobile around car park ), 3 Velvet Scoter, Black Redstart
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Redwing, 5 Goldcrest
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Slapton:- Red Necked Grebe ( Lower Ley )
Beesands:- Long Tailed Duck, Scaup ( f. )

14.11.14, Weir Quay:- Grey Phalarope
Plympton:- 40+ Redwing ( over W. )
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, Redwing, Chiffchaff, 6+ Goldcrest
Broadsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( rear of car park ), Water Rail, 2 Chiffchaff, 3+ Goldcrest

13.11.14, Slapton:- 2 Red Throated Diver, Black Necked Grebe ( Lower Ley, Torcross ), 2 Pomarine Skua, Long Tailed Skua, 47,000+ Starling ( 07:38, out from roost )
Thurlestone Bay:- Grey Plover
South Milton Ley:- 17 Reed Bunting ( trapped & ringed )
Beesands:- Long Tailed Duck, Black Redstart

12.11.14, Dawlish Warren:- 3 Velvet Scoter, Pomarine Skua, Little Gull
Weir Quay:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1w., on rocks opposite parking area )
Slapton:- 42,000 Starling ( 07:20, out from roost ), Bittern, Swallow, 2+ Firecrest ( willows above bridge )
Beesands:- 2 Little Grebe, 10+ Gadwall, Scaup ( f. ), Long Tailed Duck, 10+ Tufted Duck, Cetti's Warbler
Hallsands:- Black Redstart ( m. ), Chiffchaff
Blackawton:- Black Redstart ( f. )
Cadover Bridge area:- 20+ Redwing, 2 Fieldfare, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail
Thurlestone Bay:- Little Auk ( E., 11:45 ), Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, 2 Brent Goose, Common Scoter, Purple Sandpiper ( on rocks ), 12 Turnstone, Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull ( Ad., E. ), Kingfisher
South Milton Ley:- 2 Mistle Thrush, Redwing, 5 Chiffchaff
Thurlestone Marsh:- Little Grebe, 10 Teal, 2 Shoveler, Chiffchaff
South Huish:- 40 Teal, 2 Wigeon, 2 Shoveler, Black Tailed Godwit, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Ernesettle Marsh, Plymouth:- Water Rail

11.11.14, Teignmouth:- Firecrest
Budleigh Salterton:- Balearic Shearwater, Pomarine Skua
Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail
Start Point:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 4 Great Skua, Arctic Skua, 7 Pomarine Skua ( juv. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Brent Goose, 2 Common Scoter ( f. )
South Huish:- 50 Teal, 2 Wigeon, Shoveler ( f. ), 4 Snipe, 5 Dunlin
Thurlestone Marsh:- 10 Teal, 3 Shoveler, Jack Snipe, 2 Chiffchaff

10.11.14, Beesands:- Bittern, Long Tailed Duck
Bovisand:- 2 Black Redstart, Chiffchaff
Slapton:- Bittern, Short Eared Owl ( along beach ), 32,000 Starling ( to roost )
Newton Abbot:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

9.11.14, North Hallsands:- RED BREASTED FLYCATCHER ( 1w., in willows from grass layby beside reedbed ), Water Rail, Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest
Beesands:- Long Tailed Duck, possible Scaup, 2+ Water Rail, Cetti's Warbler
Start Point visible migration:- Great Northern Diver ( over car park ), 700 Woodpigeon, 23 Stock Dover, 23 Meadow Pipit, 12 alba Wagtail, 3 House Sparrow, 430 Goldfinch, 240 Chaffinch, 70 Linnet, 3 Bullfinch, Brambling, 13 Greenfinch, 2 Siskin, 6 Reed Bunting
Slapton:- 1+ Bittern, Little Grebe, 85,000+ Starling ( to roost )
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2+ Redwing ( over W. )
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( ad. ), YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( around main pond ), Water Pipit ( from hide ), Black Redstart ( on seawall )
Leathertor, Burrator:- 40 Golden Plover
Yarner Woods:- 10 Mandarin ( 5 m., 5 f. ), 2+ Marsh Tit

8.11.14, Slapton:- 45,000+ Starling ( out from roost, 07:30 )
Shoalstone car park, Brixham:- Red Throated Diver, 2 Common Scoter, 26 Pomarine Skua, 2 Arctic Skua
Hope's Nose:- 4 Great Northern Diver, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Common Scoter, 2 Purple Sandpiper, Great Skua, 37 Pomarine Skua
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl

7.11.14, Exmouth:- HOOPOE ( Foxholes Hill )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Slapton:- 50,000 Starling ( out from roost )
Lannacombe Valley:- YELOW BROWED WARBLER, Lesser Whitethroat
Elston Farm, nr. Churchstow:- 45+ Golden Plover
Braunton:- Barn Owl ( nr. Lobb Field, 19:00 )
Bellever:- 50+ Crossbill, 200+ Chaffinch

6.11.14, Slapton:- 2 Water Rail, 2 Raven, 7 Redwing, 3+ Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chifchaff, 3 Goldcrest, Cirl Bunting
Shoalstone car park, Brixham:- 5 Balearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, 25 Common Scoter, 4 Pomarine Skua
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Chelston, Torquay:- 2 Blackcap, Goldcrest
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 20+ Redwing ( over W. ), 3,000+ Starling ( 15:48, over towards Slapton ), 4 Goldcrest
Budleigh Salterton:- Little Auk, 4 Balearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Storm Petrel, 3 Sanderling, Brent Goose, 31 Common Scoter, 2 Teal, 7 Arctic Skua, 10 Pomarine Skua
Yelland, nr. Barnstaple:- Short Eared Owl ( 16:45, from S.W.Coast path, flew towards Velator after being mobbed by corvids & gulls )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Jack Snipe, 60 Fieldfare
Belstone:- 1,200 Woodpigeon
Bellever:- 2 Roe Deer

5.11.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley ), 4 Pomarine Skua, 10 + Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 8 Goldcrest, 3 Cirl Bunting
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3+ Tawny Owl, 30+ Redwing ( over W. )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 27 Lapwing, 9 Golden Plover, Little Owl, 3,700 Woodpigeon, 55 Fieldfare, Wheatear
Thurlestone Marsh visible migration:- Pintail ( m. ), 15 Lapwing, 19,800+ Woodpigeon, 7 Stock Dove, 34 Skylark, 30 Meadow Pipit, 2 Mistle Thrush, 20 Redwing, 3 Jay, 550 Rook, 120 Jackdaw, 190 Starling, 67 Goldfinch, 28 Chaffinch, 26 Greenfinch, 20 Linnet, 5 Reed Bunting
Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail ( m. ), 2 Painted Lady

4.11.14, The Warren, Noss Mayo:- Dartford Warbler, Cirl Bunting
Colaton Raleigh Common:- GREAT GREY SHRIKE ( 350 yds. S.E. of grenade range )
Prawle Point:- RED BREASTED FLYCATCHER ( around reserve ), Great Northern Diver ( E. ), Merlin, 6,000+ Woodpigeon ( W. ), 25+ Stock Dove, 2 Black Redstart, 2 Chiffchaff
Torquay:- 600 Woodpigeon ( over S.W. )
Slapton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( heard only, above fishing hut ), 11,000 Woodpigeon, 36,000 Starling ( out from roost, 07:00 - 07:10 ), Stoat, Clouded Yellow
Meldon:- Green Woodpecker
West Mill Tor, Okehampton:- 100 Golden Plover
Leeden Tor, Princetown:- 30 Golden Plover
Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver ( E. ), 6 Turnstone, 5 Ringed Plover
Thurlestone Marsh:- 20 Teal, Merlin, 6 Raven, 11 Redwing, 4 Siskin, 2 Reed Bunting
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Snipe, 21 Lapwing, 2 Golden Plover, Merlin ( f. ), Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- 3 Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Black Redstart ( f. ), 2 Painted Lady

3.11.14, Slapton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( in willows nr. viewing shelter, Ireland Bay ), Kingfisher, 2 Swallow, Wheatear, Firecrest ( above bridge )
Start Point:- 2 Short Eared Owl
Prawle Point:- RED BREASTED FLYCATCHER ( in lane between car park & reserve )
North Hallsands-:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest
Devil's Point, Plymouth:- probable GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., 08:00, out to sea over breakwater ), 2 Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Black Redstart, Grey Wagtail ( m. ), Painted Lady
Sidmouth:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

2.11.14, Start Point:- 8 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua, 6 Pomarine Skua, Long Tailed Skua, Arctic Tern
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope
Prawle Point:- RED BREASTED FLYCATCHER ( in lane between car park & reserve ), YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, Great Northern Diver ( W. ), 2 Manx Shearwater ( W. ), 7 Balearic Shearwater ( W. ), 3 Arctic Skua ( W. ), 7 Pomarine Skua ( W. ), 4 Mediterranean Gull ( 2 ad., 2 1w. ), Arctic Tern ( W. ), 3 Black Redstart, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, Harbour Porpoise
North Hallsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, 3 Black Redstart ( on new houses behind beach )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Black Redstart ( f. ), Grey Wagtail ( m. ), Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Exmouth:- Common Marbled Carpet, Black Rustic, Blairs Shoulder Knot, Welsh Wave, Feathered Thorn

1.11.14, Start Point ( visible migration ):- Golden Plover, 25,100 Woodpigeon, 24 Skylark, 40 Meadow Pipit, 20 alba Wagtail, 2 House Martin, 8 Redwing, 2 House Sparrow, 10 Brambling, 140 Linnet, 15 Siskin, 2 Redpoll, 920 Chaffinch, 970 Goldfinch, 32 Bullfinch, 8 Reed Bunting, Painted Lady
North Hallsands:- 2 YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( in mobile tit flock in marsh, seen nr. junction ), Chiffchaff ( tristis type )
Berry Head:- 2 YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, 6 Goldcrest, 4 Firecrest, 2 Cirl Bunting, 2 Clouded Yellow, Painted Lady
Avonwick:- 7 Redwing
Merrivale area:- 100 Golden Plover, 150 Woodpigeon, 2 Fieldfare
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope, Mediterranean Gull ( W. ), Grey Wagtail
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 21 Lapwing, 270 Woodpigeon, 23 Stock Dove, 2 Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Painted Lady
Bystock, Exmouth:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

31.10.14, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 50+ Redwing ( over W. )
Slapton:- 50,000+ Starling ( out from roost, more )
Elston Farm, nr. Churchstow:- 76 Golden Plover, 2 Lapwing
Plymouth area:- Little Grebe ( Sutton Harbour ), 2 Raven, Jay, 2 Rock Pipit
Topsham:- 26 Avocet, 2 Spotted Redshank, 8 Greenshank, 800+ Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Snipe
Start Point:- Common Scoter, Merlin, Black Redstart, Ring Ouzel, Chiffchaff, Pied Flycatcher ( in lighthouse tamarisk )
Start Farm ( visible migration ):- 1,150 Woodpigeon, 80 Stock Dove, 130 Skylark, 80 Meadow Pipit, 50 alba Wagtail, 60 Greenfinch, 130 Linnet, 330 Chaffinch, 2 Bullfinch, Brambling, 1,070 Goldfinch, 4 Siskin, 17 Starling, 10 Jackdaw, 4 Reed Bunting
South Hallsands:- 2 Black Redstart
Thurlestone Marsh:- Black Tailed Godwit, Kingfisher, 1,750 Starling ( to roost ), Black Redstart ( juv. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone, Dunlin ( over )
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope, Water Rail
Thurlestone ( visible migration ):- 3540 Wood Pigeon, 35 Stock Dove, 91 Goldfinch, 43 Greenfinch, 83 Chaffinch, Mistle Thrush, 20 Redwing
Avon Dam:- 7 Ring Ouzel, 6 Goldcrest
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 200 Woodpigeon ( over W. ), Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Plympton:- Painted Lady
Parke:- Clouded Yellow

30.10.14, Slapton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( willows below bridge ), Water Rail, Kingfisher, 17 Swallow, Raven, 10,000+ Starling ( out from roost ), 6+ Cetti's Warbler, 12+ Goldcrest, 2 Cirl Bunting
South Hallsands:- WRYNECK ( around tennis court ), Black Redstart, 3 Siskin ( over S. ), Painted Lady
Start Point:- 2 Merlin, 2 Ring Ouzel, 150 Redwing, 4 Black Redstart
Slapton Village:- 2 Black Redstart
Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Little Grebe, Snipe, 4 Black Tailed Godwit
South Huish:- 9 Teal, 3 Mediterranean Gull ( 2 ad., 2w. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Pale Bellied Brent Goose
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 3 Snipe, 19 Golden Plover

29.10.14, Prawle Point:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( trapped & ringed nr. car park )
Denbury:- Grey Wagtail
Plympton:- 20+ Redwing ( over W. )
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope, Kingfisher, probable Water Pipit
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 2 Snipe, 20 Golden Plover, Wheatear

28.10.14, Slapton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( willows below bridge ), 3+ Water Rail, 2 Pomarine Skua, 4 Arctic Skua, Swallow, Grey Wagtail, 25,000+ Starling ( out from rost ), 10+ Goldcrest, Firecrest ( around bridge ), Hummingbird Hawkmoth
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 80+ Redwing ( over W. ), 3 Redwing
Longmarsh, Totnes:- 2 Redwing, 2 Goldcrest
Prawle Point:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, 2 Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 8+ Goldcrest ( all nr. NT car park )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Great Rock Copse, Hennock:- 2 Tawny Owl
Chillington:- 7 Swallow
Trenchford Reservoir:- Tawny Owl

27.10.14, Aveton Gifford:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( 07:30, over ), Kingfisher
Slapton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( willows below bridge ), Mediterranean Gull ( 1 w., Torcross ), Swallow, 10 House Martin, 12,000+ Starling ( out from roost, 07:30 ), 2 Grey Wagtail, 250+ Goldfinch, 200+ Greenfinch, Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 4 Goldcrest
Start Point:- Red Throated Diver, 3 Balearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, 2 Brent Goose, 6 Common Scoter, Merlin, 20 Pomarine Skua, 12 Arctic Skua, 2 Long Tailed Skua, 4 Great Skua, 3 Mediterranean Gull, Black Redstart
Thurlestone Marsh:- 11 Teal, Jack Snipe, 10 Snipe, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Jay, 110 Pied Wagtail ( to roost )
Elston Farm, nr. Churchstow:- 40 Golden Plover

26.10.14, Sutton Harbour, Plymouth:- Little Grebe, 2 Turnstone
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope ( on tidal creek, just inland of pebble bank )
Start Point:- Great Northern Diver, Great Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, 6 Pomarine Skua, Long Tailed Skua ( juv. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- 15 Teal, 3 Snipe, Redwing
Prawle Point:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( nr. NT car park )
South Huish:- 6 Snipe, Black Redstart ( juv. )
Thurlestone Bay:- Mediterranean Gull ( 1 w. )
Noss Mayo area:- Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

25.10.14, Plympton:- 14 Redwing ( over )
Start Point:- Black Throated Diver ( E. over farm ), Fieldfare
Start Point visible migration:- 3 Swallow, 80 Meadow Pipit, 14 alba Wagtail, 80 Linnet, 8 Bullfinch, 9 Siskin, 7 Greenfich, 640 Goldfinch, 170 Chaffinch, 6 Reed Bunting
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope ( on tidal creek, just inland of pebble bank )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Grimspound:- 2 Raven
Postbridge:- Mistle Thrush
Slapton:- Snipe, 5+ Swallow, 10,000+ Starling ( to roost )
Thurlestone Marsh:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv., departed 07:50 ), 40 Teal, 1,250 Woodpigeon, 19 Pied Wagtail, Grey Wagtail, 40 Meadow Pipit, 100 Goldfinch, Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Reed Bunting
South Huish / South Milton Ley:- 15 Redwing, 6 Mistle Thrush, 3 Siskin, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

24.10.14, Start Point:- 2 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, 10 Arctic Skua, 42 Swallow, 3 House Martin, Black Redstart
North Hallsands:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( in bushes / reeds behind beach ), Wheatear, Blackcap
Beesands:- 50 Swallow, 6 House Martin
Avon Dam:- Raven, Dipper, Grey Wagtail
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Aveton Gifford:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv. )
Slapton:- 20,000+ Starling ( to roost )
Sidmouth Seafront:- 2 Turnstone
Salcombe:- 1,000+ Starling ( murmuration )

23.10.14, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Slapton:- 3 Swallow, 12,000 Starling ( 08:00 out from roost Higher Ley, nr.bridge )
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope
Sidmouth Seafront:- 6 Turnstone
Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

22.10.14, note - Plym Estuary possible Semipalmated Sandpiper is now widely accepted to be a Little Stint
Berry Head:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( middle path, above wood ), 6 Harbour Porpoise
Slapton:- Whooper Swan ( 15:30, in off sea to Lower Ley ), Hobby ( juv. ), 10 Swallow, 12,000 Starling ( Higher Ley, to roost )
Thurlestone Marsh:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( briefly ), 6 Whooper Swan ( mobile, 2 ad., 3 juv. roosting here ), Tufted Duck ( m., over ), Shoveler, 14 Teal, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 10 Swallow, Chiffchaff
Thurlestone Marsh ( visible migration ):- 120 Woodpigeon, 10 Stock Dove, 3 Jay, 3 Grey Wagtail, 15 Pied Wagtail, 40 Meadow Pipit, 20 Linnet, 11 Chaffinch, 35 Goldfinch, 2 Redwing, 2 Goldcrest, Reed Bunting
South Efford Marsh. Aveton Gifford:- 37 Teal, 4 Greenshank, 2 Water Pipit
Budleigh Salterton:- Grey Phalarope ( on tidal creek, just inland of pebble bank ), Great Northern Diver, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, Greenshank, Snipe, Arctic Skua, 15 Swallow, 3+ Reed Bunting
Denbury:- Grey Wagtail
Thurlestone Bay visible migration:- Lapwing, 175 Woodpigeon, 5 Song Thrush, 5 Redwing, 235 Skylark, 250 Goldfinch, 90 Chaffinch, 25 Greenfinch, 12 Siskin, 250 Linnet, 11 Reed Bunting
Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope ( on tidal creek, just inland of pebble bank ), 2+ Water Rail, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Kingfisher
Yealm Estuary:- 3 Wigeon, 5+ Greenshank, 2 Kingfisher
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Orcombe Point / Gore Lane, Exmouth:- Merlin, 8 Swallow, 650 Woodpigeon ( W. )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

21.10.14, Budleigh Salterton / Otter Estuary:- Grey Phalarope ( on tidal creek, just inland of pebble bank ), 2 Black Tailed Godwit
Plym Estuary:- possible SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER ( juv., off Blagdon's Boatyard, access from The Embankment / cycle path, note, the identification of this bird has been queried. )
Slapton:- 8,000 Starling ( Higher Ley, to roost ), Clouded Yellow, Small Copper, 3 Fox Moth ( caterpillar )
Berry Head:- 3 Balearic Shearwater, 4+ Great Skua, 6 Arctic Skua, Swallow, 6 Harbour Porpoise
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Tawny Owl, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

20.10.14, South Huish:- CRANE, 20+ Teal, Mediterranean Gul ( ad. ), 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail, Wheatear
Plym Estuary:- possible SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER ( juv., off Blagdon's Boatyard, access from The Embankment )
Budleigh Salterton:- Grey Phalarope ( on tidal creek, just inland of pebble bank )
Kingsbridge Estuary:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv., in stubble field above Alston Caravan Park, nr. Blanksmill Creek )
Thurlestone Marsh:- 5 Whooper Swan ( mobile, presumably same as above )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth:- Clouded Yellow

19.10.14, Plym Estuary:- possible SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER ( juv., off Blagdon's Boatyard, access from The Embankment )
Start Point ( visible migration ):- Merlin, 13 Swallow, House Martin, 120 Meadow Pipit, 60 alba Wagtail, 3 Bullfinch, 50 Greenfinch, 1,180 Goldfinch, 560 Linnet, 2 Reed Bunting
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Peter Tavy area:- 2 Snipe, Golden Plover
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Grey Phalarope
Thurlestone Marsh:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv. ), 40 Teal, 2 Black Tailed Godwit
South Huish:- CRANE ( 17:45 ), 5 Swallow, Wheatear
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Merlin ( m. ), 3 Wheatear
Berry Head:- Pomarine Skua ( ad. ), 2 Swallow, 2 Wheatear, 25+ Common Dolphin, 6+ Harbour Porpoise, Clouded Yellow
Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail, Southern Hawker, Clouded Yellow, 1+ Hummingbird Hawkmoth

18.10.14, Kingsbridge Estuary:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv., in stubble field above Alston Caravan Park, nr. Blanksmill Creek )
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Grey Phalarope, 3+ Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Kingsbridge:- Black Redstart
Okehampton Golf Course:- 20+ Redwing ( over )

17.10.14, Kingsbridge Estuary:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv., in stubble field behind Alston Caravan Park, Blanksmill Creek )
Plympton:- Red Legged Partridge ( feeding at roadside, Ridge Rd. )
Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth:- Redwing, Firecrest
Plymouth Sound:- 4 Mediterranean Gull
Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher ( Noss Creek )
Colebrook, Plympton:- 5 Redwing ( over )
East Soar:- 3 YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( 2 Starehole Valley, the other East Soar Willows ), Merlin, 9 Ring Ouzel ( Starehole )

16.10.14, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, Redwing ( over )
Thurlestone Bay:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
South Huish:- 25+ Teal
Slapton:- Marsh Harrier, 2+ Water Rail, Stock Dove, 2 Swallow, 6+ Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 8+ Goldcrest, 5+ Cirl Bunting, Otter ( from bridge ), Migrant Hawker
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank ( Noss Creek ), Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail ( f. )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 2 Wheatear
Weir Quay:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( 15:15, flew down River Tamar, landed Cornish side, just up from Cargreen )
East Soar:- possible RICHARD'S / TAWNY PIPIT, Merlin ( f. ), Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 6+ Ring Ouzel, Wheatear, Blackcap, 5+ Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

15.10.14, Slapton:- Bitern, Great Northern Diver, 4 Chiffchaff, 6+ Goldcrest
Plympton:- 2 Chiffchaff, 4+ Goldcrest
Noss Mayo:- Green Wodpecker
Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

14.10.14, Slapton:- Firecrest ( in willow above Slapton Bridge ), 2+ Goldcrest
Kingsbridge Estuary:- 5 Whooper Swan ( 2 ad., 3 juv., in stubble field behind Alston Caravan Park, Blanksmill Creek )
Aveton Gifford:- 3 Whooper Swan ( South Efford Marsh )
Blackawton:- Swallow, 30+ House Martin
Holming Beam, Two Bridges:- 2 Snipe

13.10.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( briefly from bridge ), 3,000+ Starling ( to roost )
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 3+ Mediterranean Gull, Arctic Tern
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Grey Plover, 36 Mistle Thrush
East Soar:- 6 Ring Ouzel ( Starehole Valley ), 2 Firecrest
nr. Two Bridges:- Snipe
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker

12.10.14, Middle Tor, nr. Fernworthy:- 250+ Golden Plover
Wembury:- Swallow, Wheatear, 2 Blackcap
East Soar & Starehole:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( in willows ), 2+ Ring Ouzel, probable Garden Warbler, 4 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest
Berry Head:- 1+ Ring Ouzel, Firecrest
Slapton:- Bitern, Great Northern Diver
Braunton:- CATTLE EGRET
South Milton to Bantham:- 50+ Swallow, 3 Wheatear
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Tawny Owl, 3 Snipe, 7 Wheatear

11.10.14, Colebrook, Plympton:- Firecrest ( in private garden )
Topsham:- Spotted Redshank, 50+ Black Tailed Godwit, 15+ Greenshank, 2 Snipe, 5 Ruff, Knot, 20+ Bar Tailed Godwit, 5+ Lapwing
Start Point:- ( visible migration ) 150 Swallow, 50 House Martin, 9 Skylark, 780 Meadow Pipit, 40 alba Wagtail, 370 Goldfinch, 250 Linnet, 40 Greenfinch, 30 Chaffinch, 3 Siskin, 2 Reed Bunting
East Soar:- 2+ YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( 2 in willows, one ( maybe the same ) in copse near farm ), Ring Ouzel ( Starehole Valley ), Firecrest
Exe Estuary:- 200+ Brent Goose ( nr. Exmouth Leisure Centre )
Goosemoor, Topsham:- Merlin
Berry Head:- 2 Ring Ouzel, Wheatear, 11 Chiffchaff, Clouded Yellow, 4 Wall Brown
Lympstone:- Clouded Yellow, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

10.10.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Wheatear
Starehole Bay, East Soar:- Merlin ( f. ), 2+ Ring Ouzel
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 4 Wheatear
Yarner Woods:- 4 Mandarin
Parke, Bovey Tracey:- Green Woodpecker
Slapton:- Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 250 Swallow ( also of interest, 300 Pied Wagtail )
Teignmouth:- Painted Lady

9.10.14, Slapton:- 7+ Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Commom Scoter, 10 Swallow, Grey Seal
Thurlestone Bay:- 18 Brent Goose ( E. ), Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Little Gull ( ad. ), 4 Arctic Tern
Avonwick:- 10 Swallow, 5 House Martin

8.10.14, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Little Gull ( 1 w. )

7.10.14, Plym Estuary:- Ruddy Shelduck ( of unknown origin, with Canada Goose flock, best viewed from Saltram ), Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker
Cadover Bridge:- 7 Goosander, 2 Raven
Avonwick:- 5 Swallow ( also of interest 25+ Pied Wagtail )
South Huish:- 25 Teal, 2 Snipe, Ringed Plover ( over )
Thurlestone Bay:- 10 Brent Goose, 3 Little Gull ( also visible migration of 14 Swallow, 3 Grey Wagtail, 50 alba Wagtail, 11 Skylark, 50+ Meadow Pipit, 35 Goldfinch )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 8 Wheatear
Bolt Head:- 10 Swallow, 20 Wheatear, Pied Flycatcher
Branscombe:- 3 Southern Hawker, 2 Clouded Yellow

6.10.14, Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 4 Sandwich Tern
Budleigh Salterton:- Leach's Petrel, 8 Brent Goose, 24 Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, 2 Pomarine Skua ( juv. ), Little Gull
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Little Stint
South Huish:- Knot
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Little Owl
Berry Head:- Clouded Yellow
Plympton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Mount Wise, Plymouth:- 2 Clouded Yellow

5.10.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- 6 Swallow, House Martin, 8 Chiffchaff, 2 Clouded Yellow
Lannacombe:- 5+ Goldcrest, Firecrest
Teignmouth:- 2 Little Gull

4.10.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( over Higher Ley ), Great Northern Diver, 4+ Balearic Shearwater, Water Rail, 4+ Cetti's Warbler, 14+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler
Longmarsh, Totnes:- 7 Swallow, 10+ Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest
Avonwick:- Marsh Tit
Bicton Lake:- 6 Little Grebe, Barnacle Goose ( with 250 Canada Goose )
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl, 2 Chiffchaff, 4+ Goldcrest, Pipistrelle

3.10.14, Topsham:- Bittern, Curlew Sandpiper, Spotted Redshank
Thurlestone Bay:- 28 Balearic Shearwater ( E. ), 4 Brent Goose, 7 Common Scoter, Wigeon ( f. ), 4 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Snipe, Arctic Skua ( dark phase )
Torquay:- Wheatear ( in private garden )
Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail ( m. )
Lopwell Dam:- 5 Red Legged Partridge, 18 Raven
Branscombe:- Clouded Yellow, Angle Shades Moth

2.10.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley ), Great Northern Diver, 2 Common Sandpiper, Snipe, Kingfisher ( m. ), 8 Mistle Thrush, Cetti's Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 30+ Blackcap, 40+ Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 2 Goldcrest, Firecrest, Reed Bunting ( also 250+ alba wagtail out from Higher Ley roost )
Berry Head:- 12 Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 2 Clouded Yellow, 7 Wall Brown
Plym Estuary:- Ruddy Shelduck ( of unknown origin ), 2 Common Sandpiper, Yellow Legged Gull, 2 Grey Wagtail
Thurlestone Marsh:- 3 Jay
South Huish area:- 9 Teal, 12 Snipe, Ringed Plover, Merlin ( f. ), 5 Wheatear
Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Common Scoter, 2 Teal, Wigeon ( m., all these E. )
Topsham:- Bittern, Wheatear
Bovisand:- Kingfisher
Pig's Nose, Prawle:- 100+ Swallow / House Martin, Cirl Bunting
Branscombe area:- 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail, 4 Clouded Yellow, Small Copper, Sycamore Moth ( caterpillar )

1.10.14, Plym Estuary:- Ruddy Shelduck ( of unknown origin, with Canada Goose flock, best viewed from Saltram )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, 2 Grey Wagtail ( m., f. ), Chiffchaff
Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver ( W. )
South Huish area:- 5 Dunlin, 3 Ringed Plover
Seaton:- 10 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Red Legged Partridge, 3 Roe Deer
Compton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

30.9.14, Plym Estuary:- Ruddy Shelduck ( of unknown origin, off Blaxton Meadow, with Canada Goose flock )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, 2 Grey Wagtail ( m., f. )
Yealmpton:- presumed Hen Harrier ( ringtail )
Wembury Point:- 3 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit, Common Sandpiper, 3 Chiffchaff, Grey Wagtail, White Wagtail, 8+ Wall Brown
Mutters Moor:- Silver Y Moth
Top Tor, above Widecombe:- Adder

29.9.14, Soar:- Ring Ouzel, 5 Wheatear, Garden Warbler, 8 Blackcap, 55 Chiffchaff, 14 Goldcrest, 2 Reed Bunting, 3 Roe Deer, 4 Clouded Yellow
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
River Yealm / Steer Point:- Kingfisher, Grey Wagtail ( f. )
Staddon Heights, Plymout:- Green Woodpecker, 200+ Swallow, Redstart, 6 Blackcap, 20+ Chiffchaff
River Tamar, from Ernesetle, Plymouth:- 7 Common Tern
Plym Estuary:- Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Common Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull
Salcombe Hill, Sidmouth:- 2 Raven, Common Darter, 3 Wall Brown
Berry Head:- Painted Lady, 3 Wall Brown

28.9.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- 50 Swallow, 2 Wheatear
South Milton Ley:- 9 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, Goldcrest ( all these trapped & ringed )
Thurlestone Bay:- Short Eared Owl ( in off sea towards Hope Cove )
Thurlestone Marsh:- 6 Teal, 4 Snipe
South Huish:- Little Stint, 8 Dunlin, 6 Ringed Plover, 2 Snipe, 50 Swallow, 200+ House Martin
Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary:- 50+ Swallow / House Martin, 2+ Chiffchaff
Otter Estuary:- Osprey, Water Rail
Noss Mayo:- Small Copper

27.9.14, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff
Denbury:- 25+ Mistle Thrush
Topsham:- Red Sword Grass Moth
Exmouth:- Large Ranunculus, 3 Common Marbled Carpet, 2 Willow Beauty, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, Lesser Yellow Underwing, Swallowtail, 2 Lunar Underwing, Beaded Chestnut, Small Square Spot, Bloxworth Snout
Salcombe Hill, Sidmouth:- Small Copper

26.9.14, Noss Mayo coast path:- 2 Wheatear, 2 Clouded Yellow, 10+ Wall Brown
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Pipistrelle
Prawle Point:- Great Northern Diver, 3 Manx Shearwater, 16 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Common Scoter ( m. ), 4 Arctic Skua, 4 Sandwich Tern ( all these W. ), Grasshopper Warbler ( juv. ), 10+ Clouded Yellow
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, 2 Grey Wagtail ( m., f. )
Taw Green, nr. South Tawton:- 12 Swallow

25.9.14, Wembury:- Wheatear, Blackcap, Spotted Flycatcher
Denbury:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest
River Tamar from Ernesettle, Plymouth:- Osprey, 2 Common Tern, 10+ Sandwich Tern
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest
Paignton Zoo:- 2 Raven, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Comma
Berry Head:- 6 Wheatear, 11 Blackcap, 50+ Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting, 3 Wall Brown

24.9.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- WRYNECK ( 100 yds. E. of geoneedle by coast path ), Wheatear, 4 Grey Wagtail
Noss Mayo:- 3 Tawny Owl, 4 Raven
Slapton:- Wheatear ( juv. )
Denbury:- 3 Hedgehog ( ad., 2 juv. )

23.9.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- WRYNECK ( 100 yds. E. of geoneedle by coast path ), Clouded Yellow
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker
Mansands:- Yellow Legged Gull, Hobby
South Huish:- 4 Little Stint
River Tamar, Ernesettle:- Osprey, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Sandwich Tern, 2 Common Tern
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Ringed Plover, Kingfisher, 250+ Swallow, 1,000+ House Martin
South Milton Ley Footbridge:- Little Stint, 10 Dunlin, 3 Wheatear, Reed Bunting
South Huish:- 28 Teal, 3 Little Stint, 16 Dunlin, Ruff, 5 Snipe, 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, 4 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff
The Maer, Exmouth:- Wheatear
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Greenshank, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Kingfisher
Wembury Point:- Yellow Legged Gull, 2+ Ring Ouzel, 6+ Blackcap, 10+ Chiffchaff, 25+ Wall Brown, 4 Clouded Yellow
Slapton:- 5 Little Grebe, 2 Water Rail ( ad., juv. ), Kingfisher, Roe Deer, 5 Migrant Hawker, Clouded Yellow

22.9.14, East Soar:- Golden Plover, 300 Swallow, 200 House Martin, 20 Stock Dove, 3 Raven, 25+ Wheatear, 8 Yellow Wagtail, 4 Tree Pipit, 57 Blackcap, 65 Chiffchaff, 15 Goldcrest
Great Torrington:- Chiffchaff ( m. )
Bellever:- 2 Crossbill
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- WRYNECK ( 200 yds. E. of geoneedle by rusty shelter )
Avonwick:- 18 House Martin, 5+ Chiffchaff, 10+ Willow Warbler, 5 Goldcrest, Spotted Flycatcher
Exe Estuary, Cockwood:- Slavonian Grebe
Teign Estuary:- Common Sandpiper
A389, Flete Estate:- Green Sandpiper
Thurlestone Marsh:- Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Snipe, 400+ Swallow, Blackcap, 9 Chiffchaff
South Milton Ley Footbridge:- Kingfisher, 100 Swallow, 10 Wheatear, Whitethroat
South Huish:- 52 Teal, 4 Little Stint, Ruff, 24 Dunlin, 12 Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 300+ Swallow, 2,000+ House Martin, Sand Martin, 2 Wheatear, 4 White Wagtail, 5 Yellow Wagtail
Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Brent Goose, 35 Common Scoter, 2 Sandwich Tern
South Milton Ley:- 2 Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo cost path:- 7 Swallow, 2 Raven, 7 Wheatear, Blackcap ( f. ), 12+ Chiffchaff, 15+ Wall Brown, Small Copper
Topsham:- 10 Avocet, Comma
Noss Mayo:- 2 Common Darter ( m., f. )

21.9.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- RED BREASTED FLYCATCHER ( off Gore Lane at entrance to Bristol School Camp ), WRYNECK ( 200 yds. E. of geoneedle )
Steer Point, River Yealm:- Greenshank, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven
River Tamar, from Ernesettle:- 7 Dunlin, Sandwich Tern ( also 3 probable Common Tern nr. Tamar Bridge ), Wheatear
Mudbank Lane, Exmouth:- 95 Brent Goose
Great Torrington:- Chiffchaff ( m. )
Cosdon, nr. Belstone:- 2 Hen Harrier

20.9.14, East Soar:- Turtle Dove ( 1w., nr. ponds ), Golden Plover, 10+ Swallow, 20 House Martin, Ring Ouzel, 10+ Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, Whinchat ( m. ), Garden Warbler, 2 Firecrest
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, Chiffchaff
Taw Estuary:- Osprey
Noss Mayo:- 3 Tawny Owl
Heybrook Bay to Wembury coast path:- Red Legged Partridge ( calling ), Redstart ( f., Wembury Point ), 5+ Cirl Bunting
South Huish:- 4 Little Stint

19.9.14, East Soar:- Turtle Dove ( 1w., nr. ponds ), 4 Golden Plover, Swallow, 4 House Martin, 7+ Wheatear, Whinchat, 3+ White Wagtail
River Tavy, nr. Mary Tavy:- Dipper
River Yealm:- Osprey
Lympstone:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

18.9.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- WRYNECK ( 300 yds. E. of geoneedle ), 5 Wheatear, 15 Yellow Wagtail
Topsham:- 3 Shoveler, 6 Knot, 2 Ruff, 4 Curlew Sandpiper, 8 Avocet, Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Spotted Redshank, 4+ Lapwing, 6 Greenshank, 10+ Swallow
A389, Flete Estate:- Green Sandpiper
Thurlestone Bay:- ORTOLAN BUNTING ( over Yarmer Beach, calling ), 45 Ringed Plover, 20 Dunlin, 11 Sanderling, 4 Turnstone, Sandwich Tern
South Huish:- 2 Little Stint, 30 Dunlin, 10 Ringed Plover, 9 Wheatear
Thurlestone Marsh:- PURPLE HERON ( landed at back of marsh, 11:00 )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 3 Lapwing, 2 Whinchat, 3 Wheatear, Whitetrhroat
Great Torrington:- 4 Swallow, Chiffchaff ( m. )

17.9.14, River Tamar:- Osprey
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 10 Swallow, Chiffchaff
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Little Owl ( reported, 20:00 )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 2 Lapwing, Whinchat, 4 Wheatear
Teignmouth:- Painted Lady

16.9.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Dunlin, 9 Sanderling, 4 Ringed Plover, Turnstone, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Wheatear, 2 Yellow Wagtail
South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( juv., also seen at South Milton Ley ), 4 Little Stint, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 19 Dunlin, 7 Snipe, 20 Teal, Kingfisher, Wheatear, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 2+ White Wagtail, Chiffchaff
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Wheatear, 2 Tree Pipit, Whitethroat, 6+ Willow Warbler, Firecrest ( by coast path )
Kingsbridge Estuary:- Osprey ( 18:00 )
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Little Stint, 8 Dunlin, 2 Lapwing, 4 Ringed Plover, Curlew Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank
South Milton Ley ( around footbridge ):- Swift, 2 Grey Wagtail, White Wagtail, 8 Wheatear, 3 Whinchat
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Black Tailed Godwit
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 5 Whinchat, 8 Wheatear ( inc. 1 Greenland race )

15.9.14, Torquay:- Wheatear
South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( late afternoon ), 3 Little Stint, 5 Dunlin, Snipe, 8 Knot ( over ), 450 House Martin, 8 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 2 Yellow Wagtail
Thurlestone Bay:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
South Milton Ley:- Whitethroat, 3 Sedge Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Black Tailed Godwit, Hobby, 3,000 Swallow ( to roost )
Fox & Hounds, Bridestowe:- 6 House Martin
Soar:- 12 Golden Plover, 15 Stock Dove, 20 Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, Reed Warbler, 20+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher
A389, Flete Estate:- Green Sandpiper
Shipley Bridge:- Hobby, Dipper, 6+ Goldcrest
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 3 Whinchat, 8 Wheatear
Dawlish Warren:- Whinchat, Reed Bunting, 6 Small Copper

Great Torrington:- 2 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Comma
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Silver Washed Fritillary
Wembury Point:- 10 Whimbrel, Wheatear, 6 Rock Pipit, 4 Whitethroat, Clouded Yellow, Wall Brown
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, 6 Setaceous Hebrew Character Moth, 3 Flame Shoulder, 9 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, 3 Brimstone, 4 Common Carpet, 2 Green Carpet, 6 Snout, Vine's Rustic, 2 Blood Vein, Purple Bar, Square Spot Rustic

14.9.14, Dartington:- Osprey ( over S.E. )
Dawlish Warren:- WRYNECK ( Waren Point ), Little Stint
South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( juv., often elusive at rear of marsh ), PECTORAL SANDPIPER ( over, calling, ), Curlew Sandpiper, 13+ Dunlin, 50+ Swallow, 6 House Martin, 4 Sand Martin, 2 Stock Dove, 6 Wheatear, 2 Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail ( with 20+ Pied Wagtail )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven
Warren Point, Ernesettle, Plymouth:- Black Tern, 6 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Little Stint, 8 Dunlin, 4 Lapwing, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Whinchat, Wheatear
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Grey Wagtail, 2 Whinchat, 2 Wheatear

13.9.14, South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( juv., often elusive at rear of marsh ), Curlew Sandpiper, Yellow Wagtail
Slapton:- Water Rail
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge;- 2 Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, Chiffchaff
Slapton Village:- 2 Swallow, 5 Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler
Dawlish Warren:- WRYNECK ( Warren Point ), Osprey ( over N. ), 2 Curlew Sandpiper
St. Anns Chapel:- Swallow
nr. Tiverton:- RED KITE ( S. of town, heading E. )
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Cranbrook reserve, Exeter:- Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 5 Snipe

12.9.14, South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( juv., elusive at rear of marsh ), Wood Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper
Sourton, nr. Okehampton:- Red Kite ( over NW, 09:30 )

11.9.14, South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( juv., elusive, has also been seen at South Milton Ley ), 3 Dunlin, Curlew Sandpiper, Knot, Ruff, Wood Sandpiper, 40+ Teal, Kingfisher, 50+ Swallow, 50+ Sand Martin, 2 Raven, 11 Wheatear, 3+ Yellow Wagtail
Thurlestone Golf Course:- WRYNECK ( in bushes beside coast path, SX664430. 13:00 then flew towards village )
Thurlestone Bay:- 46 Ringed Plover, 40 Dunlin, 4 Turnstone, 3 Sanderling
Thurlestone Marsh:- Kingfisher, Hobby
Plymouth Hoe:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 2 Whinchat, 6 Wheatear, Redstart ( f./juv. )

10.9.14, South Huish:- PURPLE HERON ( juv., elusive at rear of marsh ), Wood Sandpiper, 5+ Dunlin, 2 Curlew Sandpiper ( juv. ), 2 Snipe, Little Stint, 40 Teal, 20+ Swallow, Sand Martin, Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail, Raven, 2 Cirl Bunting
Thurlestone Bay:- Kingfisher, Yellow Wagtail
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff
Great Torrington:- Swallow
Avonwick:- Swallow
Topsham:- Osprey, Curlew Sandpiper, Little Stint, 2 Ruff ( m., f. ), Snipe
Cornworthy / Bow Creek:- Osprey ( in flight 12:30 )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Snipe, 4 Whinchat, 8 Wheatear, Redstart ( f./juv. ), Pied Flycatcher ( m. )
Dartington Hall:- 2 Raven, Comma
Noss Mayo:- Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

9.9.14, Pill Tor:- HONEY BUZZARD ( over S., 13:00, pursued by 2 Raven )
Hooe, Plymouth:- House Martin
Topsham:- Osprey, Little Stint, Spotted Redshank, Barnacle Goose
Great Torrington:- 3 Swallow, House Martin
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Little owl, Redstart ( f./juv. ), 5 Whinchat, 14 Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- Southern Hawker

8.9.14, Dawlish Warren:- WOODCHAT SHRIKE, WRYNECK, Osprey ( over estuary )
Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Common Scoter ( E. ), 14+ Ringed Plover, Whimbrel, 8 Dunlin, 3+ Yellow Wagtail, 2+ White Wagtail ( with 60+ Pied Wagtail on beach ), 2 Rock Pipit, 2 Wheatear
South Huish:- 14 Teal, Wood Sandpiper, Little Stint, Green Sandpiper, 12+ Dunlin, 20+ Swallow, 3 Raven, Wheatear, Whinchat, 18 Yellow Wagtail
River Yealm:- Common Sandpiper, 4 Raven
Aylesbeare:- 2 Dartford Warbler, Green Woodpecker, Wheatear, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, 10+ Goldcrest
Thurlestone Marsh:- Wigeon, Wood Sandpiper, Grey Wagtail, Yellow Wagtail, Tree Pipit, 2 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler
Thurlestone Village:- Spotted Flycatcher
South Milton Ley, nr. footbridge:- 14 Wheatear, 3 Whinchat
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Donkey Sanctuary, Sidmouth:- 2 Wheatear, 6 Yellow Wagtail
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 3 Whinchat, 15 Wheatear, 2 Whitethroat
Wembury Point:- Whimbrel, 6 Ringed Plover, Sanderling, 4 Bar Tailed Godwit, 30+ Pied / White Wagtail, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 5 Rock Pipit, 2+ Clouded Yellow
Topsham:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

7.9.14, Topsham:- Osprey ( on derrick from ( new ) hide ), Ruff
Honeychurch:- 10 Swallow
Sampford Courtney:- 30 Swallow, 17 House Martin
River Yealm & Gara Point:- 10+ Dunlin, Kingfisher
Upper Tamar Lake:- 2 Osprey
Prawle:- Wheatear, 2+ Whitethroat, 10 Cirl Bunting
Soar:- Hobby, 19 Stock Dove, 150 Swallow, Sand Martin, 59 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 22 Yellow Wagtail, 50 White Wagtail, 8 Tree Pipit, 8 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 28 Chiffchaff, 10 Willow Warbler
Chudleigh:- Osprey
Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl
Cranbrook, nr. Exeter Airport:- Wood Sandpiper, Snipe, Clouded Yellow
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail ( m. ), Pipistrelle Bat, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Wembury:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

6.9.14, Exe Estuary:- Osprey ( over N. )
Lannacombe:- 2 Redstart, Whinchat, 7 Blackcap, 20+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler, Pied Flycatcher ( m. ), Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Wembury Beach to Wembury Point:- 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Garden Warbler, 20+ Holly Blue, Painted Lady
Axe Estuary / Seaton Marshes:- Wigeon ( on estuary ), Little Stint, Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 5+ Dunlin, 5+ Ringed Plover, 5+ Lapwing, 40+ Black Tailed Godwit, Greenshank, Little Ringed Plover ( Colyford Common ), Snipe, Ruff, Kingfisher, 5+ Swallow, Spotted Flycatcher ( Borrow Pit ), Grass Snake, Clouded Yellow
Torrington Station:- Osprey ( over N. )

5.9.14, River Yealm:- Osprey ( 17:00, over towards Brixton )
Devil's Point, Plymouth:- 2 Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Raven, Grey Wagtail ( m. ), Pied Flycatcher, Common Darter, Southern Hawker
Seaton Marshes:- Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper, Greenshank, Ruff, 4 Dunlin, 2 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Water Rail, 20+ Swallow, 4 Sand Martin, Sedge Warbler
Topsham:- Osprey, Barnacle Goose, 20+ Teal, 2 Ruff, 2 Kingfisher
Powderham Park:- Kingfisher, Sedge Warbler
Thurlestone Marsh:- Wood Sandpiper, Snipe, Wigeon, 20 Teal, 10+ Chiffchaff, 4 Willow Warbler
South Milton Ley:- Hobby ( over ), 4 Grey Wagtail, 5 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, Whitethroat ( all passerines around footbridge )
Thurlestone Bay:- 9 Turnstone, 8 Dunlin, 3 Ringed Plover, 3 Yellow Wagtail
South Huish:- Marsh Harrier ( 12:10, juv. over W. ), Little Ringed Plover, 12 Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 2 Wheatear, 10 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Chiffchaff, 7 Willow Warbler, 2 Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo coast path:- Whitethroat, Clouded Yellow, 7 Small Copper
Colebrook, Plympton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Aylesbeare:- 3+ Dartford Warbler
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Little Owl, 6 Whinchat, 5 Wheatear

4.9.14, South Huish:- 33 Teal, Little Ringed Plover, Ruff, 15+ Dunlin, Snipe, 3 Ringed Plover, Swift, 30+ Swallow, 5 Raven, 12+ Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat
Thurlestone Bay:- Whimbrel, 7 Ringed Plover, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 8+ White Wagtail ( with 50+ Pied Wagtail on beach )
Seaton Marshes:- LITTLE CRAKE ( from Island Hide, Blackhole Marsh )
Collaton:- 3 Swallow
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin
Buckland Abbey:- 50 Swallow, 30 House Martin
Mary Tavy:- 4 House Martin
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Water Rail, 630 Swallow, 60 House Martin, 70+ Sand martin, 9 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 2 Blackcap, Tree Pipit, 6 Yellow Wagtail, Siskin ( over )
South Milton Ley:- 4 Wheatear, 5 Whinchat, 2 Whitethroat ( all these nr. footbridge )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Little Owl, 14 Whinchat, 8 Wheatear
Budleigh Salterton:- Sooty Shearwater
South Milton Village:- 2 Yellow Wagtail, Hare
Torrington Station:- 36 Swallow, Painted Lady

3.9.14, Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Green Woodpecker, 50 Swallow, 2 Jay, 9 Wheatear, 9 Whinchat, Yellow Wagtail, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff
River Yealm:- Osprey ( opposite Steer Point ), Common Sandpiper
Exe Estuary:- Osprey ( towards Topsham )
South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover, Ruff ( juv. ), 13 Dunlin, 9 Ringed Plover, 6 Knot ( over ), 4 Bar Tailed Godwit ( over ), 22 Teal, Swift, 12 Yellow Wagtail
Thurlestone Marsh:- Dunlin, Snipe, Swift, 550 Swallow, 50 House Martin, 35 Sand Martin, Tree Pipit, Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, 5 Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting ( juv. )
South Milton Ley:- 4 Wheatear, Whinchat ( juv., all these nr. footbridge )
Warren Cottage, Netton:- Wheatear ( f./juv. )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 28 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Comma, Southern Hawker
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Jersey Tiger Moth
Peverell, Plymouth:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

2.9.14, Topsham:- Osprey ( on derrick )
Modbury:- 13 Swallow
Soar:- 40+ Yellow Wagtail, 3 Grey Wagtail, 25+ White Wagtail ( also 170+ Pied Wagtail ), 14 Wheatear, Redstart, 3 Whinchat, 17 Blackcap, 21 Whitethroat, 40 Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler, 2 Spotted Flycatcher
South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper ( juv. ), 2 Dunlin, Yellow Legged Gull, Kingfisher, White Wagtail, 2 Wheatear
Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 4 Sanderling, Turnstone
Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- Redstart ( juv. m. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- 23 Teal, 6 Snipe, Green Sandpiper, 3 Green Woodpecker, Kingfisher, 400+ Swallow, 80+ House Martin, 60+ Sand Martin, Yellow Wagtail, Grey Wagtail, 2 Tree Pipit, Redstart ( juv. ), 3 Blackcap, Garden Warbler, 15 Chiffchaff, 6 Willow Warbler
Slapton:- Common Sandpiper, 2 Sandwich Tern, Grass Snake, Painted Lady
Noss Mayo coast path:- 7 Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Painted Lady, Southern Hawker
Noss Mayo:- 21 Swallow, Jersey Tiger Moth

1.9.14, Prawle:- RED KITE ( over Pig's Nose Valley 10:30 ), Hobby, Yellow Wagtail, 10 Whitethroat, 20+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler, 40+ Cirl Bunting, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Noss Mayo:- 3 Tawny Owl, 12 Swallow, 8 House Martin

31.8.14, Start Point:- Turtle Dove, 2 Stock Dove, 3 Grey Wagtail, White Wagtail, 8 Yellow Wagtail, 11 Wheatear, Whinchat, Tree Pipit, 2 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 10 Chiffchaff, 40 Willow Warbler, 8 Spotted Flycatcher
South Milton Ley:- Green Woodpecker
Thurlestone Bay:- 302 Manx Shearwater, 8 Balearic Shearwater, Dunlin, 2 Mediterranean Gull ( juv. )
South Huish:- Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, 3 Wheatear, 4 Yellow Wagtail, Sedge Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Thurlestone Marsh:- 22 Teal, 5 Snipe, Water Rail, Grey Wagtail, Garden Warbler, Blackcap, Lesser Whitethroat, Reed Warbler, 10 Chiffchaff
Chagford:- 12 Swallow, 40 House Martin
Torquay:- Ring Necked Parakeet ( Hollywater Close, 17:00 )
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 3 Swallow, 3 Blackcap ( 2 m., f. ), 2 Whitethroat, 4 Sedge Warbler, 2 Clouded Yellow
Saltram, Plym Estuary:- Kingfisher, Spotted Flycatcher, Clouded Yellw, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff ( m. ), Brimstone Moth, 2 Common Carpet, 42 Large Yellow Underwing, Lesser Yellow Underwing, 3 Rosy Rustic, 2 Flounced Rustic, 5 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Uncertain, 3 Flame Shoulder, Green Carpet, 2 Purple Bar, Dusky Thorn, Straw Dot, Common Rustic, Heart & Dart, Small Square Spot, Vine's Rustic, Nut Tree Tussock
Berry Hesad:- 5 Harbour Porpoise, 7 Clouded Yellow ( inc. a helice form ), Brown Argus, 21 Common Blue, 3 Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Wembury:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

30.8.14, Slapton:- 6 Swift
River Tamar, from Ernesettle:- 60+ Common Tern, 1+ Arctic Tern, Spotted Flycatcher
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull ( 1w. ), 8 Common Tern, Arctic Tern ( ad. )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 12 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 2 Raven, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Denbury:- 5 Raven
Great Torrington:- 20 Swallow
Berry Head:- Mediterranean Gull, Swift, 15 Swallow, Wheatear, 2 Whitethroat, 5 Sedge Warbler, 8 Chiffchaff, Clouded Yellow, Painted Lady, 7 Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

29.8.14, Slapton:- 70+ Manx Shearwater, 40+ Common Tern, 2 Dunlin, 7 Sanderling, 200+ Swallow, 100+ House Martin, 3 Sand Martin
Teignmouth:- 50+ Sandwich Tern
Devil's Point, Plymouth:- 6 Mediterranean Gull ( 6 ad., 4 1w. )
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 3 Turnstone, Arctic Tern, 25+ Common Tern
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 15+ Swallow / House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

28.8.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 70 Manx Shearwater, Whimbrel, 3 Dunlin, 2 Sanderling, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 3 Sandwich Tern, Black Tern, 14+ Common Tern, Arctic Tern, 4 Wheatear ( golf course )
South Huish:- 11 Teal, 3 Wheatear, 3 Tree Pipit ( over ), 20+ Yellow Wagtail
Exmouth:- 2+ Black Tern ( off Mudbank Lane ), 2 Roseate Tern, 6+ Arctic Tern, 100+ Common Tern
Topsham:- Temmincks Stint, Spotted Crake ( on Bowling Green Marsh, viewed from roadside )
Noss Mayo:- 9 Swallow 5 House Martin
Thurlestone Marsh:- 15 Teal, Water Rail, 2 Yellow Wagtail, Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, 6 Willow Warbler
Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 4 Wheatear
Dartmeet:- 2 Swallow, 30 House Martin
Coleton Fishacre, Kingswear:- 20 Swallow / House Martin, Raven, Silver Washed Fritillary, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Torrington Station:- Swift, 3 Swallow, 7 House Martin, Silver Washed Fritillary ( bronze type )

27.8.14, Hope's Nose, Torbay:- 305 Manx Shearwater, 13 Balearic Shearwater, Teal, 21 Common Scoter, Great Skua, 17 Arctic Skua, Little Tern, 8 Black Tern, 22 Arctic Tern, 601 Common Tern, 15 Sandwich Tern
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 55 Swallow, 6 Wheatear
Kingsbridge Estuary:- 21 Mediterranean Gull, 17 Common Tern
Torquay:- Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, 12 House Martin
Slapton:- 29 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 6 Ringed Plover, 15 Sanderling, 5 Arctic Skua, 7 Black Tern, 232 Common Tern ( also of interest a dead Otter on road at Torcross )
Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Manx Shearwater, 5 Sanderling, 5 Turnstone, Common Sandpiper, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 4 Teal ( E. ), 21 Common Scoter ( E. ), 4 Common Tern
South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover, 21 Ringed Plover ( another 142 over ), 9 Dunlin ( another 20 over ), Greenshank, Teal, 2 Sand Martin, 6 Wheatear, 15 Yellow Wagtail, Whinchat
Thurlestone Marsh:- 16 Teal
Okehampton:- 12 House Martin
Brixton:- Painted Lady

26.8.14, Topsham:- Temmincks Stint, 1+ Spotted Crake
Great Torrington:- 2 Swallow, 7 House Martin
West Charleton Marsh / Bay:- 3 Whimbrel, 100 Dunlin, 23 Ringed Plover, 15 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sand Martin
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 5 Ringed Plover, 4 Turnstone, Little Gull, Mediterranean Gull, 2 Rock Pipit
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 12 Wheatear, 3 Whinchat
Galmpton, River Dart:- Osprey ( in dead tree, upriver from Galmpton Creek )
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- MONTAGU'S HARRIER ( juv., flew down valley late morning ), 22 Ringed Plover, 7 Dunlin, Greenshank, 4 Green Sandpiper, 6 Common Sandpiper, Whimbrel
South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, Snipe, 9 Teal, 5 Wheatear, 5 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, Whitethroat
Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 100+ Swallow, 4 Wheatear, Whinchat
Thurlestone Bay:- 158 Manx Shearwater
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Teal, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, Swift
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Comma, Jersey Tiger Moth

25.8.14, Slapton:- 6 Common Scoter, 19 Whimbrel, 9 Sanderling, Arctic Skua, Arctic Tern, 22 Common Tern, 20 Sandwich Tern
South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover ( juv. ), Wood Sandpiper, 3 Dunlin, 26 Ringed Plover, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Sanderling, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 19 Yellow Wagtail, 2+ White Wagtail
Thurlestone Bay:- 350+ Manx Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater, Arctic Skua, Mediterranean Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern
Galmpton, River Dart:- Osprey ( from quay )
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 6 Wheatear, Redstart ( m. ), 3 Whinchat
Topsham:- Temmincks Stint, 2 Spotted Crake, Ruff, 5 Snipe, Slow Worm
Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Devils Point, Plymouth:- 4 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Sandwich Tern, Clouded Yellow

24.8.14, Topsham:- Temmincks Stint, 2 Spotted Crake, Ruff, Green Sandpiper, 6 Whimbrel ( on Bowling Green Marsh, viewed from roadside )
Kingsbridge Estuary, Curlew Drive - Charleton Marsh:- 3 Egyptian Goose, Snipe, Common Sandpiper, 11 Mediterranean Gull
Thurlestone Bay:- 190 Manx Shearwater ( W. ), Common Scoter, Little Ringed Plover ( on seaweed nr. footbridge ), 5 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, 4 Wheatear
South Huish:- 3 Teal, Wheatear, White Wagtail, 25 Yellow Wagtail
Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 50+ Swallow, 5 Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- 6 Swallow, 10 House Martin
Soar:- 5 Wheatear, 3 Redstart, 7 Yellow Wagtail, 30 Willow Warbler, 6 Spotted Flycatcher, Clouded Yellow
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Flame Shoulder Moth, Common Carpet, 3 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 8 Large Yellow Underwing, Lesser Yellow Underwing, Angle Shades, Rosy Rustic, 3 Flounced Rustic, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character
Berry Head:- Clouded Yellow, 8 Common Blue, 2 Painted Lady, 9 Wall Brown

23.8.14, Topsham:- Temmincks Stint, Spotted Crake ( both on Bowling Green Marsh, viewed from roadside )
Otter Estuary:- Osprey ( over )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Exe Estuary:- Osprey ( off Powderham ), Slavonian Grebe
Slapton:- Common Scoter, 3 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, Yellow Legged Gull ( juv. ), 4 Swift, 100 Sand Martin, 6 Wheatear, 4 Blackcap, 15+ Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 10 Whitethroat, 2 Garden Warbler, 70+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler
Parke, Bovey Tracey:- Green Woodpecker
South Milton Ley:- Redstart ( juv. ), 5 Blackcap, 7 Whitethroat, 14 Reed Warbler, 11 Sedge Warbler, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 36 Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher ( all these trapped & ringed )
South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover ( juv. ), 3 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Water Rail, 3 Snipe, Dunlin, 80 Swallow, 45 House Martin, 10 Sand Martin, 8 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 12 Chiffchaff, 5 Willow Warbler, Redpoll
Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow, 15+ House Martin, Comma, Jersey Tiger Moth
Denbury:- CORN BUNTING ( juv., 08:30, feeding beneath feeder then moved on ), 40+ House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

22.8.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
South Huish:- 35+ Swallow, 5 House Martin, 2 Raven, 2 Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, 3+ White Wagtail ( with 40+ Pied Wagtail )
Topsham:- Temmincks Stint
River Yealm:- Kingfisher
Challacombe, North Devon:- Hobby
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, 15+ House Martin, 2 Pipistrelle Bat, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

21.8.14, Noss Mayo coast path:- 3 Swalow, 2 House Martin, 3 Raven, 2 Wheatear ( juv. ), 7 Yellow Wagtail, Cirl Bunting
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 14 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 3 Whitethroat, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff
Colyford Common:- GREAT WHITE EGRET
Molland:- presumed escape Eagle Owl
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

20.8.14, Slapton:- Grey Phalarope, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
South Huish:- 40+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 2 Wheatear ( m., f. ), 5 White Wagtail ( with 20+ Pied Wagtail )
Soar:- 2 Swift, 50 Swallow, 10 House Martin, Redstart, 5 Chiffchaff, 20+ Willow Warbler, 8 Spotted Flycatcher, 4 Common Blue, Small Copper, 3 Clouded Yellow
River Yealm:- Kingfisher
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 40 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 15 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Clouded Yellow
Noss Mayo:- Common Blue, Small Copper, 3 Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker
nr. Peter Tavy:- 6 Common Blue, Small Copper, 5 Painted Lady

19.8.14, Membland, Newton Ferrers:- 11 Swallow
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 20+ Swallow, 10 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, White Wagtail ( also 20+ Pied Wagtail ), Siskin
Thurlestone Bay:- 150+ Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter
South Huish:- 5 Teal, Curlew Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 13 Dunlin, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, Water Rail, Wheatear, Reed Warbler, Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow, 20 House Martin
Lundy:- Willow Warbler, 6 Grey Seal
Noss Mayo Coast Path:- 3 Swallow, Raven, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Cirl Bunting, Painted Lady
Coleton Fishacre:- 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Painted Lady, Brown Argus, 7 Gatekeeper

18.8.14, Flete:- Mandarin ( f., River Erme )
Lundy:- SUBALPINE WARBLER, SERIN, 3 Manx Shearwater, 6 Raven
Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow, 16 House Martin, Sedge Warbler, Bank Vole, 2 Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger
Aveton Gifford:- Clouded Yellow

17.8.14, South Huish:- 16 Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit, Wheatear
South Milton Ley:- 3 Grey Wagtail ( juv. ), 2 Whitethroat, Spotted Flycatcher
Exton:- Osprey ( over estuary, towards Topsham )
Slapton:- 2 Yellow Legged Gull, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Lundy:- 80 Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- Jersey Tiger Moth

16.8.14, Seaton:- Osprey ( off seafront ), 2 Mediterranean Gull
nr. Noss Mayo, coast path:- 5 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 5 Whitethroat, Wall Brown
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 13 Swallow, 4 House Martin
Saltram, Plym Estuary:- Hobby, 4 Common Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull, Kingfisher
South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, Black Tailed Godwit, 18 Dunlin, Yellow Legged Gull ( juv. ), 3 Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail ( juv. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- Snipe, Dunlin, Garden Warbler, 2 Blackcap, Reed Warbler, 4 Whitethroat, 15 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Devonport, Plymouth:- Osprey ( 08:45, over Torpoint Ferry )
Lundy:- GOLDEN ORIOLE ( heard only ), Minke Whale, 2 Porpoise ( off Lee Bay )
Denbury:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth, 3 Jersey Tiger
Exton Railway Station:- Clouded Yellow

15.8.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 95 Manx Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 15 Common Scoter, 4 Ringed Plover, 4 Whitethroat ( coast path )
South Huish:- Teal, 10 Dunlin, Snipe, 5 Ringed Plover
Thurlestone Marsh:- Water Rail, 18 Chiffchaff, 12 Willow Warbler, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 6 House Martin, Raven, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Soar:- Swift, 50+ Swallow, 5 House Martin, Willow Warbler, Whitethroat, Wall Brown, 3 Common Blue
Merrivale:- Green Woodpecker, Southern Hawker, Painted Lady
Dartmeet:- Silver Washed Fritillary
Wotter:- Clouded Yellow
Preston Down Rd., Paignton:- 3 Brown Hairstreak, 9 Gatekeeper, 15 Common Blue, 6 Holly Blue, Small Copper
Colyford Common:- Clouded Yellow

14.8.14, Topsham:- Spotted Crake ( ar rear of Bowling Green Marsh, viewed from roadside )
Collaton:- 3 Swift
Torrington Station:- 2 Swift, 5 Swallow, 8 Raven
Noss Mayo:- 12 House Martin, Jersey Tiger Moth

13.8.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Common Scoter, Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull
Ilsington:- 12+ Mistle Thrush ( single flock )
Woodford, Plympton:- Nightjar ( nr. golf course )
Noss Mayo:- 6 House Martin, 2 Common Blue, 2 Comma, 2 Jersey Tiger Moth

12.8.14, Dartmouth:- 2 Yellow Wagtail
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 3 Tawny Owl
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Horrabridge:- Tawny Owl
Modbury:- 2 Swallow, 5 House Martin, Comma
Noss Mayo:- 4 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 2 Common Blue, 2 Comma, 2 Jersey Tiger Moth
Chelston, Torquay:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Preston Down Rd., Paignton:- SWALLOWTAIL BUTTERFLY ( Continental form )

11.8.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 70+ Manx Shearwater
Thurlestone Marsh:- Greenshank, Wheatear ( on golf course )

10.8.14, Slapton:- Great Shearwater ( & 2+ probables ), 300+ Manx Shearwater, 5+ Balearic Shearwater ( & several probables ), Common Scoter, 2 Yellow Legged Gull ( ad., imm. ), Mediterranean Gull, 4 Swallow, 20+ House Martin
Thurlestone Bay:- 106 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, Storm Petrel ( 09:10 ), 34 Common Scoter, 5 Ringed Plover ( on beach ), Great Skua, Mediterranean Gull
Budleigh Salterton:- 66 Manx Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Common Scoter, Great Skua, 3 Arctic Skua
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 15+ House Martin, 2 Comma, Small Copper, Jersey Tiger Moth
Plymstock:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

9.8.14, Gara Bridge:- 4 Raven, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Redstart ( imm. ), Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 3+ Willow Warbler
Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, 8+ Swallow, Chiffchaff ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 8 House Martin, Slow Worm, Wall Brown, Jersey Tiger Moth
Sidmouth, Donkey Sanctuary:- Blackcap, 2 Clouded Yellow, Small Skipper, 2 Common Blue, Small Copper

8.8.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 3 Common Scoter, 3 Ringed Plover
South Milton Ley ( seaward end ):- Kingfisher, Sedge Warbler, 5 Reed Warbler
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Green Sandpiper, Hobby, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 28+ House Martin
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Water Rail
Peacock Meadow, Plympton:- Raven
Slapton:- Otter ( from bridge 05:50 ), 2 Clouded Yellow, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger
Preston, Paignton:- Jersey Tiger Moth
Portworthy Dam:- 2 Clouded Yellow, 5+ Gatekeeper, Southern Hawker
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Magpie Moth, Herald, 6 Purple Bar, Rivulet, 8 Flame Shoulder, 2 Buff Ermine, 10 Common Carpet, 3 Brimstone, Dusky Thorn, 12 Red Twin Spot Carpet, 5 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Phoenix, Small Phoenix, 2 July Highflyer, Drinker, 2 Straw Dot, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Common Rustic, 2 Rosy Footman, Rosy Rustic, Ruby Tiger, Early Thorn

7.8.14, South Huish:- Snipe, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, Hobby ( over ), 2 Raven, 85 Swallow, 30 House Martin, Sand Martin, Wheatear
East Soar / Starehole:- 6 Wheatear, Whinchat, 4 Tree Pipit, Garden Warbler, 40 Whitethroat, 12 Sedge Warbler, 20 Chiffchaff, 60 Willow Warbler
Torquay:- Wheatear
South Milton Ley:- 33 Sedge Warbler, 9 Reed Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 9 Chiffchaff, 21 Willow Warbler ( all these trapped & ringed )
Thurlestone Bay:- Whimbrel ( on rocks ), 5 Reed Warbler, 4 Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat ( all passerines nr. footbridge )
Thurlestone Marsh:- Green Sandpiper, Grey Wagtail, Grasshopper Warbler, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler
Goosemoor, Topsham:- Whimbrel, Green Sandpiper
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 3 Wheatear
Paignton Harbour:- Puffin
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 5 Tawny Owl ( 4 ad., juv. ), 6+ Nightjar, Pippistrelle
Seaton Marshes:- 2 Wood Sandpiper, 3 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 2 Greenshank, 5 Ringed Plover, 5 Lapwing, 3 Dunlin, 20 Black Tailed Godwit, Kingfisher, Swift, 4 Stock Dove, 4 Swallow, 2 Painted Lady, 6 Gatekeeper
nr. Chagford:- Roe Deer, Common Lizard
Noss Mayo:- 2 Clouded Yellow, Comma, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Newton Abbot:- Jersey Tiger Moth
Topsham:- 7 Otter ( from viewing platform )

6.8.14, South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover, Teal, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Wheatear
South Milton Ley:- Grey Wagtail, Reed Warbler, Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff
Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 22 Swift
Thurlestone Marsh:- Green Sandpiper
Noss Mayo:- 8 House Martin, Clouded Yellow, Common Blue, Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

5.8.14, Exmouth Seafront:- CASPIAN TERN, 50+ Manx Shearwater ( inc. 2+ possible Balearic )
Collaton:- Swift
Noss Mayo:- 10 Swift, 4 House Martin, Chiffchaff, Jersey Tiger
Plympton:- 20+ Swift, Willow Warbler, Oak Eggar Moth

4.8.14, Slapton:- 110+ Manx Shearwater, 28 Common Scoter, 4 Ringed Plover, Little Gull, Kingfisher, Swift, 3 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Garden Warbler, Blackcp ( m. ), 7 Whitethroat, 8+ Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 20+ Willow Warbler
Slapton Village:- 7 Swift, 5 Stock Dove
Prawle Point:- Balearic Shearwater ( W. ), 300+ Manx Shearwater ( W. ), 28 Common Scoter ( W. )
Aveton Gifford, South Efford Marsh:- 5 Green Sandpiper, 9 Common Sandpiper, Whimbrel
Thurlestone Marsh:- Teal, Grey Wagtail, Grasshopper Warbler
Thurlestone Bay:- 10 Manx Shearwater, 7 Common Scoter
South Huish:- Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, Yellow Legged Gull ( ad. ), Wheatear ( juv. ), Reed Warbler, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- Clouded Yellow, Comma, Wall Brown, Gatekeeper, Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

3.8.14, Exe Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Slavonian Grebe
Plymstock:- Willow Warbler
Hamel Down, Dartmoor:- 2 Raven, 3 Wheatear
Aveton Gifford, South Efford Marsh:- 7 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper Noss Mayo:- Small Copper, 2 Comma, Gatekeeper, Southern Hawker
Deancombe Farm, Burrator:- Large Skipper

2.8.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s., between Recreation Ground & flyover )
Slapton:- 3 Little Gull, 5 Sandwich Tern
Beesands:- 5 Whimbrel
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 8 House Martin, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger, Southern Hawker
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 10+ House Martin, 2 Comma, Magpie Moth
Denbury:- Clouded Yellow, 2 Comma, 2 Jersey Tiger

1.8.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s., from Recreation Ground )
Kingsbridge:- 8+ Swift
Lower Hallsands:- Spotted Flycatcher

31.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s., from Recreation Ground )
Kitley:- Red Leg Partridge
Collaton:- 15+ Swift
Start Point:- 2 Wheatear
Noss Mayo:- Jersey Tiger Moth, Comma
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Brimstone Moth, Nut Tree Tussock, 4 Ruby Tiger, 2 Common Footman, Uncertain, 10 Flame Shoulder, Rosy Footman, Lesser Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Phoenix, 7 Red Twin Spot Carpet, 6 Common Carpet, 2 Riband Wave, Purple Bar, Small Rivulet, 2 Magpie, 3 July Highflyer, Buff Ermine, Oak Eggar, Bordered Beauty, Coronet, Foxglove Pug

30.7.14, Berry Head, Torbay:- Wheatear, Whitethroat, 3 Willow Warbler, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, 2 Jersey Tiger, Clouded Yellow, 3 Painted Lady, 2 Marbled White, 15 Wall Brown, 23 Common Blue, Ringlet, 50+ Gatekeeper
Exmouth:- Jersey Tiger Moth
Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth:- Clouded Yellow, 50+ Gatekeeper, Common Blue, Ringlet, 8 Five Spot Burnet Moth

29.7.14, Slapton:- 5 Sandwich Tern, 4 Willow Warbler, 12 Dolphin sp. ( also of interest 2 Basking Shark, also seen yesterday ), Elephant Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, 2 Heart & Dart, 3 Flame Shoulder, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, Yellow Tail, Drinker, Ruby Tiger, Jersey Tiger, Swallow Prominent
Braunton Marsh:- CRANE
Collaton:- 13 Swift
Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- 2 Wood Sandpiper ( from Tower Hide )
Colyford Common:- Green Sandpiper
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 4+ Silver Washed Fritillary, 30+ Gatekeeper, 10+ Ringlet
Peverell, Plymouth:- Silver Washed Fritillary, Brimstone Moth, Silver Y, Jersey Tiger, Buff Ermine
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Comma
Preston Down, Paignton:- 9 Holly Blue, 12 Common Blue, 2 Small Copper, Marbled White, 7 Ringlet, 15 Gatekeeper, 2 Wall Brown
Great Torrington:- 2 Small Copper, Wall Brown

28.7.14, Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- 2 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper
Noss Mayo:- 9 Raven

27.7.14, Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- Wood Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 4+ Common Sandpiper, 9 Dunlin, 10+ Black Tailed Godwit, Lapwing
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s., flew past recreation ground, also at Bowling Green Marh )
Thurlestone Bay:- Dunlin
South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Dunlin
South Milton Ley:- Garden Warbler, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 10 Chiffchaff, 20 Willow Warbler, 20 Sedge Warbler, 8 Reed Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler ( info. from ringers ), Clouded Yellow
Denbury:- 5 Raven, 2 Small Copper, Hornet Moth sp.
Noss Mayo:- Jersey Tiger Moth
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 8 Magpie Moth, Common White Wave, 5 Small Rivulet, 32 Common Carpet, Royal Mantle, 4 Common Footman, 7 Riband Wave, 7 Red Twin Spot Carpet, Peppered Moth, 11 Flame Shoulder, 3 Nut Tree Tussock, Coronet, Clouded Silver, White Spotted Pug, 3 Drinker, 5 Early Thorn, 3 Rosy Footman, 10 Dark Arches, Scalloped Oak, 7 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 16 Common Rustic, Elephant Hawkmoth, Spinach, 6 July Highflyer, 8 Uncertain, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, Bright Line Brown Eye, Buff Ermine, Beautiful Golden Y, 2 Heart & Dart, Pebble Prominent, Silver Y, Bordered Beauty, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Fan Foot, Single Dotted Wave, Spectacle, 2 Poplar Hawkmoth, V Pug, Small Phoenix, Striped Wainscot

26.7.14, South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Grey Wagtail
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swift, 7 House Martin, Chiffchaff
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 5 Swift
Plym Estuary:- 8 Common Sandpiper, 4 Mediterranean Gull ( 2 ad., juv. )
Slapton:- 9 Sandwich Tern, Swallow, Garden Warbler ( juv. ), Blackcap ( juv. ), Reed Warbler ( juv. ), Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Four Spotted Footman ( m. )
Denbury:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly ( f. ), Jersey Tiger Moth
Salcombe Estuary:- Dolphin sp.

25.7.14, South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Snipe, 4 Dunlin, Mediterranean Gull ( 1 w. ), 300+ Swallow, 50+ Sand Martin, 2 Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler
Thurlestone Bay:- Ringed Plover, 5 Sanderling, Mediterranean Gull ( 1 w., later on South Huish )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL, 2 Spotted Redshank
Brixton:- 50+ Swift, 4 House Martin
Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, 300+ Swallow
Bolt Head:- 35 Swift
Middle Soar:- 100+ Swift
Slapton:- 1,200 Swallow ( Torcross, to roost )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Swift, 2 Raven, Small Copper, Gatekeeper
Tiverton:- Magpie Moth
Chelston, Torquay:- Silver Washed Fritillary, Comma, 3 Gatekeeper
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Vestal, 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, Coxcomb Prominent, 2 Silver Y, 19 Large Yellow Underwing, 12 Common Footman, 7 Dark Arches, Swallow Prominent, 2 Rivulet, 14 Heart & Dart, 5 Rosy Footman, Clouded Border, 5 July Highflyer, Dark Spinach, Yellow Barred Brindle, 12 Common Carpet, 2 Pebble Prominent, 10 Common Rustic, 9 Riband Wave, Snout, Plain Wave, Buff Tip, 2 Coronet, Clouded Silver, 9 Flame Shoulder, Nut Tree Tussock, 3 Ruby Tiger, 5 Buff Ermine, 2 Uncertain, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 2 Red Twin Spot Carpet, 3 V Pug, Common Marbled Carpet, Wormwood Pug, Peppered Moth, Magpie, Small Rivulet, Dot Moth, Brimstone Moth, 2 Royal Mantle, Spinach, Scalloped Oak, Drinker, 2 Clay, Garden Carpet, 2 Small Phoenix

24.7.14, Noss Mayo:- 50+ Swift, 2 Swallow, 13 House Martin
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Swift, 20+ Swallow, 30+ House Martin, 2 Raven
Thurlestone Marsh:- Greenshank
Okehampton:- 4 Swift
Colebrook, Plympton:- 50+ Swift
South Huish:- Teal ( f. ), 4 Dunlin, Green Sandpiper, Snipe, 200 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 20 Sand Martin
Thurlestone Bay:- Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling
Ilsington:- Tawny Owl, Mistle Thrush, Siskin ( juv. ), Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( juv. )
Berry Head:- Clouded Yellow, 4 Silver Washed Fritillary, 6 Marbled White, 100+ Gatekeeper, 23 Common Blue, 8 Wall Brown, 2 Ringlet, Large Skiper, Small Skipper
Buckfastleigh area:- Small Copper, 2 Golden Ringed Dragonfly
Saddle Bridge, Hexworthy:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

23.7.14, South Huish:- Snipe, 200+ Swallow, 50 House Martin
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Dunlin, 3 Sandwich Tern ( 2 ad., juv. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- Water Rail, 2 Green Sandpiper, 5,000 Swallow
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl
Puslinch:- 3 Chiffchaff, Silver Washed Fritillary
Bolberry area:- 10+ Swallow, Whitethroat, Clouded Yellow, 2 Holly Blue, 3 Small Copper, 3 Wall Brown, 20+ Gatekeeper

22.7.14, Okehampton:- 6 Swift
Crownhill, Plymouth:- 20+ Swift ( over Transit Way )
Slapton:- 7 Common Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. ), Jersey Tiger Moth
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Garden Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Comma
Plympton:- 4+ Swift, Chiffchaff, 6 Jersey Tiger Moth, 6 Large Yellow Underwing, 24 Uncertain, 7 Willow Beauty, 41 Dark Arches, 2 Swallowtail Moth, 11 Riband Wave, 9 Common Rustic, 4 Bright Line Brown Eye, Brimstone, 4 Heart & Dart, 2 Common Footman, 2 Dot Moth, Small Rivulet, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Fan Foot, Flame Shoulder, 3 White Ermine, Clouded Border, Triple Spotted Clay, Gothic, Small Dusty Wave, Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Lesser Yellow Underwing, Early Thorn, 3 Knot Grass, Coronet, Dun Bar, Red Twin Spot Carpet, Cabbage Moth
Cadover Bridge:- Raven, 3 Swallow, Emperor Dragonfly, Four Spotted Chaser, Common Darter, 20+ Gatekeeper
Great Torrington:- 12 Swift, Ringlet
Thurlestone Marsh:- 20 Swift, 8,000+ Swallow ( to roost, 21:15 )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Comma
Sampford Spiney:- 2 Silver Washed Fritillary

21.7.14, Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, 4 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 3 Siskin
Thurlestone Bay:- 21 Manx Shearwater, Common Scoter ( m. ), 7 Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL
Okehampton:- 12 Swift
South Huish:- Snipe, 3 Dunlin, 2 Reed Warbler, Stoat
Noss Mayo:- 2 Swift, 2 Pipistrelle
Exmouth:- 2 Ruby Tiger Moth, Buff Ermine, Flame Shoulder, 2 Swallowtail Moth, Common Marbled Carpet, Grey Dagger, Nut Tree Tussock, Pebble Hooktip, 3 Garden Carpet, Spectacle, Black Arches, Mottled Beauty, Common Emerald, 2 Coronet, Heart and Dart, 2 Elephant Hawkmoth 2 Scalloped Oak, Satellite, Marbled Green, 5 Dark Arches, 2 Bright Line Brown Eye, Common Rustic, Uncertain, Large Yellow Underwing, Brussels Lace, Common Carpet, Clouded Border, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Double Square Spot, Small Fan Footed Wave

20.7.14, Okehampton:- 10 Swift
Steer Point, River Yealm:- Common Sandpiper, 2 Raven
Fernworthy Plantation:- Green Woodpecker, 6+ Jay, Tree Pipit, 8+ Redstart ( juv. ), 2 Willow Warbler, 2+ Goldcrest ( juv. ), Pied Flycatcher ( f. )
Plym Estuary:- 10 Common Sandpiper ( one ringed ), 2 Whimbrel, 2 Greenshank, 2 Mediteranean Gull ( ad., juv. ), Kingfisher
Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Manx Shearwater, Whimbrel, Arctic Skua ( dark phase )
South Huish:- Snipe, 4 Dunlin
Thurlestone Marsh:- Hobby, 5,000+ Swallow ( to roost ), Willow Warbler ( juv. )
Noss Mayo area, coast path Waren Cottage / Netton:- Swift, 15 Swallow, 8 House Martin, 2 Wall Brown, Ringlet, Gatekeeper
Denbury:- 5 Swift, 2 Swallow, 23 House Martin, 3 Raven, 3 Comma
Manga Hill, Dartmoor:- Common Lizard, Ringlet ( m. )
Berry Head:- 6 Marbled White, 2 Painted Lady, 8 Wall Brown, 5 Silver Washed Fritillary, 9 Ringlet, 13 Common Blue, Gatekeeper

19.7.14, Kingsbridge:- 14+ Swift, 2 House Martin, Chiffchaff
Okehampton:- 5 Swift, Siskin
River Dart, Staverton:- Mandarin ( f. ), 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail
Exe Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s., also reported from Bowling Green Marsh, Topsham )
Noss Mayo area, coast path Waren Cottage / Netton:- 8+ Swift, 3 Swallow, 6 House Martin, Whinchat, Whitethroat ( m. ), Painted Lady, Small Copper, Gatekeeper
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 18+ Swallow, 2 Raven, Silver Washed Fritillary, Gatekeeper, Ringlet
Great Torrington:- 10 Swift, Swallow, 5 House Martin, Ringlet
Denbury:- 2 Comma, Jersey Tiger Moth
Noss Mayo:- Silver Washed Fritillary, Comma, Gatekeeper

18.7.14, Great Torrington:- 13 Swift, 15 House Martin
Okehampton:- 2 Swift, Siskin
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker ( juv. )
Plymbridge Woods:- Tawny Owl ( juv. ), 5+ Nightjar
Knightshayes Court:- RED KITE ( 12:00 )
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift, 2 Raven, 4 Swallow, 3+ House Martin, Chiffchaff, 4+ Willow Warbler, 2 Ringlet

17.7.14, South Huish:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 3 Stock Dove, 400+ Swallow, Sedge Warbler ( m. )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. )
Torrington Station:- 4 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin
Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Comma

16.7.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Green Sandpiper, 2 Little Gull
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Jay, Chiffchaff ( m. ), Elephant Hawkmoth, 15 Heart & Dart, 3 Uncertain, Small Rivulet, Barred Straw, 6 Riband Wave, Rosy Footman, 2 Small Emerald, 3 Dot Moth, Small Phoenix, Common Marbled Carpet, 5 Willow Beauty, 3 Common Footman, 2 V Pug, 2 Scalloped Oak, Buff Arches, Large Yellow Underwing, 2 July Highflyer, Rivulet, Mullein Wave, 16 Dark Arches, Clouded Border, 2 Common Carpet, Rosy Rustic, Beautiful Golden Y, Lychnis, 5 Buff Ermine, 2 Fan Foot, Buff Tip, Triple Spotted Clay, Clouded Silver, Bright Line Brown Eye, 2 Flame, Marbled Green, 12 Common Rustic, 2 Snout, Swallow Tailed Moth, 3 Single Dotted Wave
Noss Mayo:- 2 Comma

15.7.14, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven
Aveton Gifford:- 40+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin
Peter Tavy:- 5 Swift
Tavistock:- 2 Swallow
Gara Bridge:- ,/5 Raven, 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, Marsh Tit, Silver Washed Fritillary

14.7.14, Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 3 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Ringlet
Hatherleigh:- 5 Swift
Bellever:- 2 Crossbill
Noss Mayo:- 38+ Swift, Jersey Tiger Moth

13.7.14, Noss Mayo- 3 Raven
South Allington:- 5 Spotted Flycatcher
Venford Reservoir:- 6 Siskin, 2 Tree Pipit
Sidbury:- Jersy Tiger Moth

12.7.14, Gara Bridge:- 2 Raven, 3 Dipper, Redstart ( imm. ), 5+ Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Blackcacp ( m. ), Grey Wagtail
Kingsbridge:- 4+ Swift, 3 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Chiffchaff
St. Thomas, Exeter:- 8 Swift
Tedburn St. Mary:- Swift
Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, Swallow, Siskin, 2 Ringlet

11.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. )
Modbury:- 11 Swift, Chiffchaff ( m. )
Slapton Village:- 4 Green Woodpecker ( ad., 3 juv. )
Chudleigh Knighton:- 2+ Nightjar ( also of interest, 3 Glow Worm )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Bank Vole, 2 Comma, Scarlet Tiger
Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, 5 House Martin, Siskin, Ringlet

10.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )
Slapton:- 1,000 Swallow ( to roost )
Dawlish Warren:- Basking Shark ( also of interest, several jellyfish )

9.7.14, Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 2 Tawny Owl, 8 Nightjar, Whitethroat, Fox, 3 Roe Deer, Fallow Deer
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Brixton:- Swift
St. John, nr. Barnstaple:- Tawny Owl
Collaton:- Whitethroat ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven, Comma
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Swift, 3 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 5 Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Comma, Silver Washed Fritillary

8.7.14, Cranbrook, nr. Exeter:- 2 Little Ringed Plover, 12 Swallow, 50+ House Martin, 2 Sand Martin, Grey Wagtail ( juv. ), Fox
Aveton Gifford:- Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 20+ Swift
Slapton:- Kingfisher, Redstart ( juv., trapped & ringed )
nr. Moretonhampstead:- Tawny Owl
Okehampton:- 3 Swift
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Comma, Scarlet Tiger Moth
Great Torrington:- 7 Swift, House Martin, Ringlet
Plympton:- 24+ Swift, Chiffchaff ( m. ), Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Herald
Wembury:- 3 Whimbrel, Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull, 15+ Whitethroat, Spotted Flycatcher, 7 Pipistrelle Bat, Jersey Tiger Moth

7.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Garganey ( f. ), 4 Mediterranean Gull
Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swift, 2 Chiffchaff, Blackcap ( m. )
Collaton:- 30+ Swift ( over S. ), 2 Whitethroat ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl

6.7.14, Exe Estuary:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( over towards Powderham Park ), Slavonian Grebe ( ad. )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), 2 Spotted Redshank, 5+ Mediterranean Gull
Two Bridges:- Cuckoo ( juv. )
Houndtor Wood to Lustleigh Cleave:- 6 Siskin ( 2 ad., 4 juv. ), Pied Flycatcher ( juv. ), 2 Goldcrest ( juv. ), 6+ Silver Washed Fritillary, White Admiral

5.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), 2 Mediterranean Gull
Bovey Valley & Lustleigh:- 5+ Swift, Tree Pipit, 3 Chiffchaff ( m. ), 3 Golden Ringed Dragonfly, Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary, Ringlet
Noss Mayo:- Comma, 3 Scarlet Tiger Moth

4.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), 2 Spotted Redshank, Little Gull
Nos Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Great Torrington:- 2 Ringlet

3.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), 2 Spotted Redshank, Little Gull
Slapton:- 2 Common Sandpiper, 4 Grey Wagtail, Sedge Warbler, Adder, Comma, 7 Beautiful Demoiselle, 100+ Common Blue Damselfly, 3 Emperor Dragonfly ( 2 m., f. ), 6 Black Tailed Skimmer ( also of interest 3 Great Green Bush Cricket )
Torrington Station:- 3 Swift, Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Silver Washed Fritillary

2.7.14, Dawlish Warren:- Ring Neck Parakeet ( 07:55, Welcome Holiday Park )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. )
Great Torrington:- 6 Swift, Swallow, House Martin, Comma, 3 Ringlet
Wheathill Plantation / East Budleigh Common:- Tawny Owl, Nightjar ( also of interest 1+ bat & a Glow Worm )
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Tawny Owl ( juv. ), 10+ Nightjar ( also of interest 2 Glow Worm )
Stover:- White Admiral

1.7.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL, Little Gull, 3 Mediterranean Gull
Stover Park:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( f. )
Okehampton:- 20 Swift
Widdon Down:- 24 House Martin
Moretonhampstead:- 20 Swift
Warren House:- Reed Bunting ( f. )
Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Large Skipper, 2 Ringlet, Cinnabar Moth

30.6.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver ( s/pl. ), 5 Common Sandpiper, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Harbour Porpoise, Grass Snake, 20+ Marbled White, 5 Small Skipper, 2 Banded Demoiselle ( m. ), 3 Beautiful Demoiselle ( 2 m., f. ), Blue Tailed Damselfly, Common Blue Damselfly, Emperor Dragonfly
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Tawny Owl ( juv. ), 16+ Nightjar
Newton Ferrers:- Comma

29.6.14, Yarner Woods:- 2 Mandarin, 6+ Blackcap, 3 Willow Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff, Wood Warbler, Pied Flycatcher
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3+ Tawny Owl, 2 Swift, 5+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. ), 5+ Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest
Great Torrington:- 6 Swift, 2 Swallow
Torrington Common:- Blackcap ( m. )
Sousson's Plantation:- Cuckoo ( juv., with pr. Meadow Pipit )
Noss Mayo:- Comma
Dawlish Warren:- Jersey Tiger Moth ( Welcome Holiday Park )

28.6.14, Headland Warren:- Cuckoo ( juv. ), 3+ Whinchat
Woolfardisworthy:- RED KITE ( over N. )
Great Torrington:- 7 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin
Collaton:- 2 Stock Dove
Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, Chiffchaff, 2 Raven

27.6.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Little Gull
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL
Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

26.6.14, Exton:- RED KITE ( 08:55, over A376 )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Spotted Redshank
Kingsbridge:- 7+ Swift
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 5 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Raven, 5 Chiffchaff, 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 28 Heart & Dart, 2 Dot Moth, 9 Uncertain, 17 Dark Arches, 7 Large Yellow Underwing, Clouded Border, 2 Flame, 2 Beautiful Golden Y, 2 Triple Spotted Clay, 12 Buff Ermine, 2 Buff Tip, 3 Willow Beauty, 6 Marbled Minor, Small Angle Shades, Single Dotted Wave, Royal Mantle, Spectacle, Blood Vein, Mottled Rustic, Snout, Barred Straw
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swift, Large Skipper, Scarlet Tiger Moth
Torrington Station:- Blackcap ( m. )

25.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), 2 Spotted Redshank
Princetown:- Cuckoo, Whinchat
Bovey Heathfield:- 3+ Nightjar
Great Torrington:- 12 Swift, 2 Swallow, House Martin
Plympton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

24.6.14, Cadover Bridge:- Cuckoo, Raven, 2 Reed Bunting ( m. )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL
Great Torrington:- 3 Swift
Stover Park:- White Admiral, Large Skipper, Ringlet
Noss Mayo:- Comma

23.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Spoonbill, 3+ Mediterranean Gull
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift, Green Woodpecker
Great Torrington:- 6 Swift, 4 House Martin
Colebrook, Plympton:- 10 Swift

22.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Little Grebe, Spoonbill, 2 Spotted Redshank, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Little Gull
Arlington Court, nr. Shirwell, Barnstaple:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Chiffchaff
Walkhampton Common:- WOODCHAT SHRIKE ( m., nr. Railway Bridge, 500yds N.E. of ford )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Swift, Green Woodpecker
Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, Swallow, House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, Blackcap, 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, Small Elephant Hawkmoth, 4 Flame Shoulder, 9 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Buff Arches, 23 Flame, Sharp Angled Peacock, 22 Heart & Dart, 2 Buff Tip, 8 Clouded Silver, Green Silver Lines, 3 Common Carpet, Small Angle Shades, 10 Uncertain, White Ermine, Small Phoenix, Brimstone, 14 Buff Ermine, Green Arches, 5 Riband Wave, Clouded Border, 5 Beautiful Golden Y, Silver Y, 18 Dark Arches, Common Marbled Carpet, 10 Triple Spotted Clay, 6 Marbled Minor, Burnished Brass, Grey Dagger, Scorched Wing, Small Rivulet, Common White Wave, 3 Dot Moth, Lackey
Exmouth:- 6 Elephant Hawkmoth, Buff Arches, 2 Common Marbled Carpet, 5 Riband Wave, 3 Brimstone, 11 Heart & Dart, Cypress Carpet, Treble Lines, Clouded Silver, Flame, Knot Grass, 2 Peppered Moth, Clouded Border, Lime Speck Pug, 12 Dark Arches, 4 Bright Line Brown Eye, 10 Uncertain, 3 Grey Pug, Garden Carpet, Cinnabar, Marbled Minor

21.6.14, Ermington:- RED KITE ( over W. )
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. ), Spoonbill, 2 Spotted Redshank, 4 Mediterranean Gull, Little Gull
Yarner Woods:- 2 Mandarin, Redstart, 2 Blackcap, Wood Warbler, 2 Willow Warbler, Pied Flycatcher
Great Torrington:- 3 Swift, 2 Swallow, 5 House Martin
Modbury:- 11 Swift
Holloway Barton Farm, Haldon:- Turtle Dove
Walkhampton Common:- WOODCHAT SHRIKE ( m., nr. Railway Bridge, 500yds N.E. of ford )
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift
Merrivale:- Cuckoo
Bellever:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Roe Deer, Adder, Beautiful Demoiselle, 3 Golden Ringed Dragonfly

20.6.14, Plymouth:- RED KITE ( 15:00, over towards Plympton )
Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, 2 Swallow, House Martin
Plympton:- RED KITE ( over 15:15, drifted W. )
Stover Park:- Mandarin ( f. ), 2 Teal ( f. )
Man Sands to Coleton Fishacre:- Whitethroat, Marbled White, Speckled Yellow Moth, Six Spot Burnet
Sandy Bay:- 30 Scarlet Tiger Moth

19.6.14, Sourton, nr. Okehampton:- RED KITE ( 09:00, over N.W. )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven
Okehampton:- 10 Swift
Moretonhampstead:- 40 Swift, 12 House Martin
Torrington Station:- 2 Swift, 2 Swallow, Blackcap ( m. ), Clouded Yellow, Banded Demoiselle

18.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 w., at Bowling Green Marsh ), BONAPARTE'S GULL, Spoonbill ( ad. ), Spotted Redshank ( s/pl. ), 4+ Mediterranean Gull
South Huish:- 2 Teal ( m. ), 10 Sand Martin
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 10+ Nightjar, Garden Warbler, Willow Warbler
Bickleigh, Tiverton:- RED KITE ( 15:30 - 16:30 )
Modbury:- 3 Swift, Whitethroat ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Golden Ringed Dragonfly
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Adder
Okehampton:- Grass Snake

17.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 w., at Bowling Green Marsh & on estuary ), Spoonbill ( ad. ), Spotted Redshank ( s/pl. )
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, 2 Swallow, 6 House Martin
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swift
Plympton:- 4+ Tawny Owl, Dipper, Grey Wagtail

16.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 w., at Bowling Green Marsh & on estuary ), BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1 w. ), Spoonbill, Mediterranean Gull ( 1 s. ), Little Gull ( 1 w. ), 50+ Black Tailed Godwit, Spotted Redshank
Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, 2 Swallow, 5 House Martin
Winkleigh:- 2 RED KITE
Thurlestone Marsh:- Spoonbill

15.6.14 Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1 s. )
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift
nr. Saddlebag Tor, Dartmoor:- 3 Cuckoo
Okehampton:- RED KITE
Ilsington:- Scarlet Tiger Moth

14.6.14, South Milton:- RED KITE ( over E., 09:50 )
Newton Abot:- RED KITE ( over W., 10:05 )
Elmead Cross, Folly Gate, Okehampton:- 4 RED KITE
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift
Great Torrington:- 6+ Swift
Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, 2 Siskin
Lynton:- RED KITE ( Valley of the Rocks )
Denham Bridge Woods, River Tavy:- RED KITE ( over, 18:30 )
Budleigh Salterton:- 2+ Rock Pipit, Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Exmouth:- 2 Elephant Hawkmoth, Eyed Hawkmoth, Ribsnd Wave, Light Emerald, Common Marbled Carpet, Brimstone, Silver Y, 11 Heart & Dart , Flame Shoulder, 4 Dark Arches, Mottled Beauty, Pale Tussock, Snout, Burnished Brass

13.6.14, Soar:- HOOPOE ( at Coastguard Cottages )
Bantham:- HOOPOE ( at campsite )
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift
Chelston, Torquay:- Swallowtail Butterfly ( continental form, in private garden )

12.6.14, Topsham:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1.s. ), ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, also seen off Exton Station )
Fingle Bridge:- Dipper
Chagford:- 2 Swift
Noss Mayo:- 4 Swift, 2 Pipistrelle
Meldon Hill, nr. Chagford:- possible BLACK HEADED BUNTING ( 09:00, nr. trig point )

11.6.14, Topsham:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1.s. ), ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, also seen off Exton Station ), Little Grebe, Teal, 2 Wigeon, 60+ Black Tailed Godwit, Bar Tailed Godwit, 3+ Mediterranean Gull, Reed Bunting
Two Bridges:- Cuckoo, Tree Pipit
Headland Warren:- Wheatear, Whinchat, Pied Flycatcher ( m. )
Challacombe Farm:- 1+ Cuckoo, Raven, 30+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 8 Redstart, 12+ Willow Warbler, 2 Spotted Flycatcher
Yarner Woods:- 2 Mandarin, Tawny Owl, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Wood Warbler, 2 Pied Flycatcher, 5+ Goldcrest, 2+ Marsh Tit
Holloway Barton Farm, Haldon:- Turtle Dove, 2+ Stock Dove, 10+ Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift, 2 Blackcap ( m. )
Peverell, Plymouth:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

10.6.14, Cadover Bridge:- Swift, 2 Swallow, Sand Martin, 2 Raven, Jay, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting
Topsham:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1.s. ), ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, also seen a.m. at Mudbank Lane, Exmouth, as was the Bonaparte's Gull ), Little Gull, 3+ Mediterranean Gull, Little Tern
Modbury:- Swift
Netton, nr. Noss Mayo:- 2 Whitethroat ( m. )
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 10 Nightjar
Noss Mayo:- 2 Pipistrelle

9.6.14, Warren Cottage, nr. Noss Mayo:- Barn Owl
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow, 5 House Martin
Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Manx Shearwater, Arctic Skua ( dark phase ), 8 Common Tern
South Huish:- Teal ( m. ), Sand Martin
Thurlestone village:- Spotted Flycatcher
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 3 Swift, 4 House Martin
Moretonhampstead:- 3 Swift
Headland Warren:- 2 Cuckoo
Topsham:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1.s. ), ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh )

8.6.14, Topsham:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1.s. ), ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon ), Little Gull ( 1 s. ), 6 Mediterranean Gull ( all gulls visiting Bowling Green Marsh & estuary, Bonaparte's also seen at Goosemoor )
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 2 Swallow, 7+ House Martin

7.6.14, Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Topsham:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( 1.s. ), ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon ), Spoonbill, Little Gull ( 1 s. )
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow
Torrington Common:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Willow Warbler ( m. )
Merrivale:- Cuckoo
Membland:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Plymstock:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

6.6.14, Slapton:- 3 Great Northern Diver ( ad. s/pl., 2 imm. ), 2 Manx Shearwater, 5 Swift, Swallow, Garden Warbler, 2 Blackcap, Sedge Warbler, 7 Reed Warbler
Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon, present since at least 23.5.14 ), Spoonbill
Cadover Bridge:- 2 Swallow, 2 Sand Martin, Jay, Willow Warbler
Burrator:- 2 Jay, Garden Warbler, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- 11 House Martin
Longash, Merrivale:- Cuckoo
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin, Chiffchaff ( m. )
Torrington:- Nightjar ( 1/2 mile S. of Peters Marland )
Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 24 Common Scoter, Arctic Skua ( dark phase ), 3 Sandwich Tern

5.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon, present since at least 23.5.14 ), Spoonbill, Mediterranean Gull
Goodleigh:- 2 Swift

4.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon, present since at least 23.5.14 ), Spoonbill, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Little Gull ( 1 s. )

3.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon, present since at least 23.5.14 ), Spoonbill, Little Gull ( 1 s. )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 5 Swift, Raven
Mudbank Lane, Exmouth:- 10 Whimbrel, Mediterranean Gull ( 1 s. )
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 5 Swallow, 5 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )

2.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon, present since at least 23.5.14 ), Spoonbill, Little Gull ( 1 s. ), Mediterranean Gull
Bellever:- Cuckoo
Chagford:- 10 House Martin
Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven
Great Torrington:- 3 Swift, Swallow, Blackcap ( m. )
Burrator:- Jay, 3 Raven, Redstart ( m. ), Garden Warbler, Blackcap, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest
Clennon Valley, Paignton:- RED KITE

1.6.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon, present since at least 23.5.14 ), Little Gull ( 1 s. )
Emsworthy:- Cuckoo, Wheatear
Avon Dam:- 2+ Cuckoo, Chiffchaff
Warren House to Soussons Plantation:- 6+ Cuckoo, 4 Whinchat, 3+ Tree Pipit
nr. Two Bridges:- 2 Grasshopper Warbler

31.5.14, Topsham:- WHISKERED TERN, ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, also gets on to estuary, 5th record for Devon ), Little Gull ( 1 s. ), Mediterranean Gull
Slapton:- 7+ Swift, Sedge Warbler, 5 Reed Warbler, Garden Warbler, Chiffchaff
Great Torrington:- 3 Swift, Blackcap ( m. )
East Prawle:- BEE EATER ( 13:20 - 13:40, flew off high W. )
Yarner Woods:- 9 Mandarin ( m. ), Tawny Owl, 3+ Redstart, 5+ Pied Flycatcher
Exmouth:- Eyed Hawkmoth, 2 Common Marbled Carpet, Cream Spot Tiger, Flame Shoulder, 17 Heart and Dart, Pale Tussock, Silver Y, 6 Uncertain, Cinnabar, Yellow Barred Brindle, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Bright Line Brown Eye, Hebrew Character, Treble Lines, Buff Ermine
Great Torrington:- Small Copper

30.5.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, 5th record for Devon )
Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver ( s/pl. ), 20 Manx Shearwater, 6 Whimbrel ( on beach )
Thurlestone area:- 85 Swift, 5 Swallow, 45 House Martin, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 3 Whitethroat, Spotted Flycatcher
Sharpham Marsh, Totnes:- 5+ Reed Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 3 Reed Bunting ( m. )

29.5.14, Topsham:- ROSS'S GULL ( 1.s., on Bowling Green Marsh, also gets on to estuary, 5th record for Devon ), OSPREY ( over ), Barnacle Goose
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 10+ Swift, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff
Torrington Station:- 4 Swift, Blackcap ( m. )
Great Torington:- 4 Swift, Swallow, Blackcap ( m. )
South Huish:- Teal ( m. ), 8 Dunlin

28.5.14, Slapton:- 40+ Swift, 40+ House Martin, 4 Reed Warbler
Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Manx Shearwater, 6 Common Scoter, 12 Whimbrel
Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY ( 14:25, over River Avon carrying a fish )

27.5.14, Slapton:- 40+ Swift, 2 Stock Dove, Garden Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 2 Sedge Warbler, 5+ Reed Warbler
Chilington:- 7 Swallow, Whitethroat
Exmouth Seafront / Orcombe Point:- 6 Common Scoter, 2 Roseate Tern, Black Tern
Exe Estuary:- OSPREY, Litle Gull
Venford Reservoir:- Cuckoo, 30 House Martin
Wistmans Wood, Dartmoor:- Cuckoo
Cadover Bridge:- Sand Martin, 3 Wheatear, Reed Bunting
Challacombe:- Garden Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher, Reed Bunting
Soussons Plantation:- 5 Cuckoo, Redpoll, Whinchat, 2 Garden Warbler
Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Whimbrel, 3 Common Tern
South Huish:- Teal ( m. ), 2 Dunlin
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Golden Plover, 4 Dunlin, 5 Whimbrel
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- 8+ Nightjar, 3 Tawny Owl, Roe Deer, Pippistrelle
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 2 Peppered Moth, 2 Flame Shoulder, Hebrew Character, White Ermine, 2 Scalloped Hazel, 3 Common Carpet, 4 Common Marbled Carpet, 2 Muslin Moth, Pebble Prominent, Pale Tussock, Mottled Beauty, Marbled Minor, Clouded Bordered Brindle, Small Square Spot, 2 Red Twin Spot Carpet

26.5.14, Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift, 5 Stock Dove
Hound Tor:- 2 Cuckoo
Leigh Valley, nr. Hound Tor:- Green Woodpecker
Moretonhampstead:- 2 Swift
North Bovey:- 2 Swift
Slapton:- 50+ Swift, 2 Sedge Warbler, 6+ Reed Warbler, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Otter ( Higher Ley, from bridge, 05:40 )
Slapton Village:- 5 Stock Dove, Swallow, 2 Whitethroat, Roe Deer
Howell Lawn:- Small Copper

25.5.14, Prawle Point:- 5 Great Northern Diver ( W. ), 489 Manx Shearwater ( W. ), 3 Storm Petrel ( W. ), 3 Puffin ( W. ), 6 Common Scoter ( E. )
Okehampton:- Blackcap ( m. )
Teignmouth:- 2 Arctic Skua
Thurlestone Bay:- Balearic Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, Pomarine Skua, Arctic Skua
Bovey Heathfield:- 2 Nightjar
Great Torrington:- 6 House Martin, 2 Blackcap ( m. )
Torrington Station:- Swift

24.5.14, Teignmouth:- OSPREY
Great Torrington:- 3 Swift, 2 Swallow, Blackcap ( m. )
Burrator:- 2 Cuckoo, 3 Jay, Redstart, Tree Pipit, Garden Warbler, 2+ Chiffchaff, 3+ Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker
Thurlestone Bay:- 55 Common Scoter, Grey Plover, 19 Sanderling, 9 Whimbrel
Chillington:- Turtle Dove ( in private garden )
Slapton:- 2 Hobby ( over N. ), 31 Swift, Garden Warbler, 15 Blackcap, 9 Sedge Warbler, 11 Reed Warbler, 7 Whitethroat, 2 Grass Snake, Adder, 7 Fox Moth ( caterpillar ), Large Red Damselfly, Common Blue Damselfly, Blue Tailed Damselfly ( also of interest, 100+ Strapwort seedlings )

23.5.14, Noss Mayo:- 4 Swift
Great Torrington:- Blackcap ( m. )
Postbridge:- RED KITE ( over, 14:00 )
Modbury:- Swift

22.5.14, Burrington, nr. Chulmleigh:- RED KITE ( 08:30 )
Great Torrington:- Swallow, 16 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )
Torrington Station:- 6 Swift
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Cuckoo, 4 Nightjar, 2 Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff

21.5.14, Great Torrington:- 7 Swift, 5 House Martin
Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 7 Swift
Thurlestone Bay:- 35 Common Scoter, 3 Grey Plover, 15 Sanderling, Dunlin, 13 Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit, Ringed Plover, Grey Wagtail, 17 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Cuckoo, 8+ Nightjar
Sidmouth:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

20.5.14, St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- RED KITE ( over N.E., 13:10, mobbed by gulls )
Wixenford, nr. Plymouth:- 10+ House Martin, 7 Swallow, Whitethroat
Great Torrington:- Swallow, 7+ House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )
Brixton:- 2 Swift
Merrivale, Dartmoor:- Cuckoo
Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift
Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Turnstone

19.5.14, Slapton:- 2 Stock Dove, 2 Swallow, Garden Warbler, Blackcap, 3 Sedge Warbler, 15 Reed Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff
Slapton Village:- 2 Swift, 8+ Swallow, 2 Stock Dove, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift
Howell Lawn, Widecombe:- Cuckoo
Great Torrington:- Swallow, 3 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )

18.5.14, Widecombe:- Cuckoo
Copplestone:- RED KITE ( over W. )
Torquay:- Wheatear ( m. )
Taddiport, Great Torrington:- 2 RED KITE
Lundy:- GOLDEN ORIOLE, BLACK GUILLEMOT ( s/pl. ), 100+ Manx Shearwater, 30+ Puffin, Swift, Turtle Dove, Swallow, House Martin, Yellow Wagtail, Rock Pipit, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Bideford Bay:- 8 Common Dolphin, 2 Porpoise

17.5.14, Loddiswell:- RED KITE ( over, lunchtime )
Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, 3 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Blackcap
Braunton Burrows:- Lesser Whitethroat
Challacombe Farm:- Redstart, Spotted Flycatcher
Soussons Plantation:- 3+ Cuckoo, 2+ Whinchat, 2 Tree Pipit, Redpoll, Garden Warbler, Whitethroat
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- Wheatear ( m., Greenland race )

16.5.14, Slapton:- OSPREY ( reported beside Lower Ley, 14:00 ), Whimbrel, Dunlin, Sandwich Tern, Green Woodpecker, 5 Swift, 2 Swallow, Garden Warbler, 8 Whitethroat, 12 Reed Warbler, 6 Sedge Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff
Stockland, nr. Honiton:- RED KITE ( over, 12:00 )
Tavistock:- RED KITE ( over W. edge of town )
M5, Junction 31:- RED KITE ( 17:45, harassed by Crow )
Goodleigh, nr. Barnstaple:- 2 Swift
Barnstaple:- Green Woodpecker
Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove, 4+ Swallow, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Roe Deer

15.5.14, Bere Alston:- 4 RED KITE ( over, 2 together at 07:40, 2 singles at around 09:00 )
Drewston Woods, Upper Teign Valley:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker ( m. )

14.5.14, Burrator:- 3+ Cuckoo, 3 Raven, 3 Jay, 2 Mistle Thrush, 3 Redstart, Garden Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 4+ Willow Warbler
Great Torrington:- 6 Swift, 4 House Martin
Brixton:- 12+ Swift
Torquay:- 2 Wheatear ( in private garden )
Westacombe, Tawstock:- 6 Swallow, Blackcap
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff
Castle Drogo woods:- 2 Cuckoo
nr. Lydford:- Cuckoo
Uppottery Airfield area, Smeatharpe:- Hobby ( over ), 6 Wheatear ( 3 m., 3 f. ), Yellow Wagtail ( over ), 3 Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Whitethroat ( m. ), Sedge Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher, Hare

13.5.14, Slapton:- 15 Dunlin, 3 Whimbrel, Hobby ( W. over Ireland Bay ), 45 Swift
Saltram, Plymouth:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swift
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Cuckoo, 2 Nightjar, 2 Whitethroat
Great Torrington:- 2 House Martin

12.5.14, Cadover:- Cuckoo, 3 Swallow, 4 Raven, Wheatear ( f. )
Lannacombe:- Turtle Dove ( briefly behind car park )
South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( juv. ), Teal, Whimbrel, 3 Black Tailed Godwit

11.5.14, Slapton:- 7 Great Northern Diver ( off Torcross )
Soar:- 3 Whimbrel ( airfield )
North Tawton:- RED KITE

10.5.14, Cadover:- Dipper, Swallow, 2 Raven, Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- 3 Swift, 5 House Martin, 2 Swallow
Challacombe Farm:- 4 Wheatear, 3 Redstart ( m. ), 2 Whinchat ( m. ), 2+ Blackcap, 2+ Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting ( m. )

9.5.14, Modbury:- 3 Swift, 2 House Martin 2 Swallow, 2 Willow Warbler
Sharpham Marsh, Totnes:- 20+ House Martin, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff, Blackcap
Great Torrington:- 5+ Swift, House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )
Cadover:- Cuckoo, Sand Martin, 2 Raven, Wheatear
Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Cuckoo, Nightjar
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Pomarine Skua ( pale phase )
Bow, nr. Crediton:- RED KITE

8.5.14, Slapton:- 10+ Manx Shearwater, 30+ Dunlin, 3 Sandwich Tern
Otterton:- OSPREY ( up-river, 14:30 )
Denbury Hill:- Cuckoo
Noss Mayo:- 5 House Martin
Avonwick:- 5 Swift, 2 Swallow, 30+ House Martin
Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, Swallow, 2 Blackcap ( m. )

7.5.14, Burrator Reservoir:- 2+ Cuckoo, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Redstart ( m. ), Tree Pipit, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Cadover:- Cuckoo, 2 Raven, 2 Wheatear ( m. ), Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- 5 House Martin

6.5.14, Yealmpton:- 2 Swift
Brixton:- 2 Swift
Mudbank Lane, Exmouth:- 2 Pale Bellied Brent Goose, 8 Whimbrel, 16 Sandwich Tern, 4 Common Tern, 8 Little Tern
Headland Warren:- Cuckoo, 2 Whinchat
Okehampton:- 3 Swift
Holne:- 4 Swallow
Challacombe Farm:- Cuckoo
Avonwick:- 19 Swallow, 14 House Martin, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Cadover Bridge:- Cuckoo
Drewsteignton:- 2 Swallow
Shapley Common:- 2 Swallow
Hemerdon:- Swift
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1 c.y. ), 50 Whimbrel, 6 Bar Tailed Godwit, 10 Dunlin
Great Torrington:- 3 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )
Slapton:- Hobby

5.5.14, Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, Grey Plover, 2 Turnstone, 5 Sanderling, 6 Pomarine Skua
Thurlestone Marsh:- 3 Swift, 2 Reed Warbler, Whitethroat
South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1 c.y. ), Teal ( m. ), 43 Whimbrel, 4 Dunlin, 7 Bar Tailed Godwit, Mediterranean Gull, 12+ Swallow, 2 Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, Reed Bunting
Noss Mayo area, Netton to Warren Cottage:- 8 Whitethroat ( also 12 unidentified tern off Warren )
Challacombe Farm:- Redstart ( m. ), Reed Bunting
Headland Warren:- 2 Cuckoo, 3 Wheatear, Whinchat ( m. )
Okehampton:- Cuckoo ( Bowerland ), Blackcap ( f. )
Dawlish Warren:- 3 Ringed Plover, 4 Grey Plover, 4 Bar Tailed Godwit, Wheatear, Blackcap ( m. ), Whitethroat
Chagford Common:- Cuckoo ( E. of Middle Tor )
Okehampton:- 12 House Martin

4.5.14, East Ockment River, West Cleave:- Dipper
Torquay:- 6 Swallow, 4 Wheatear
Yarner Woods:- 4 Mandarin ( 3 m., f. ), Green Woodpecker, Grey Wagtail, Siskin ( m. ), 2 Wood Warbler, Willow Warbler, 4 Blackcap ( m. ), 6 Pied Flycatcher ( 4 m., 2 f. )
Exminster Marshes:- Hobby, 10+ Swift, 10+ Swallow, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, Reed Bunting
Sherpa Marsh, Braunton / Wrafton:- 4 Dunlin, Wheatear ( m. ), 6+ Sedge Warbler, Reed Bunting
Merton:- 2 Swallow
Great Torrington:- Blackcap ( m. )
South Huish:- GARGANEY

3.5.14, Belstone:- Cuckoo
Okehampton:- Blackcap ( f. )
Dartington:- 3 RED KITE ( over Foxholes sports ground )

2.5.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, 8 Whimbrel, Sandwich Tern, 6 Swallow, Garden Warbler, Blackcap, Sedge Warbler, 10 Reed Warbler, 4 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Bere Alston:- Swift, 6 House Martin
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Arctic Skua, Swift, 5 Whitethroat, Grey Seal
Dawlish Warren:- KENTISH PLOVER ( f., on beach )
The Warren, Noss Mayo:- Whitethroat
Modbury:- Willow Warbler
Yarner Woods:- Repoll, Tree Pipit, Wood Warbler ( colour ringed, red, blue, right leg ), Garden Warbler, Pied Flycatcher
Powderham Marsh:- 2 Garganey, 50 Swift, Reed Warbler
Exminster Marshes:- Hobby, 50 Swift, 3 Lesser Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler
Plym Estuary:- 2 Black Tailed Godwit ( Blaxton Meadow )
Exeter:- Badger ( juv., in private garden )

1.5.14, South Huish:- 26 Whimbrel, Dunlin ( s/pl. ), 30+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 5 Sand Martin, Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat
Great Torrington:- 2 Swift
Okehampton:- 4 Swallow
Throwleigh:- Swallow
Cann Woods, Plympton:- 2 Nightjar
Northam Burrows:- 2 Swallow

30.4.14, Cadover Bridge:- 3 Raven, Wheatear, 5+ Willow Warbler, 10 Whitethroat
Noss Mayo area, Netton to Warren Cottage:- 5 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 10 Whitethroat, Wall Brown
Aveton Gifford:- Whimbrel
Spreyton:- Wheatear
Skern, Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE
Beesands:- Great Northern Diver
South Huish:- Whimbrel, 100+ Swallow, 5+ Sand Martin, 50+ House Martin, 2 Sedge Warbler
Clearbrook, nr. Yelverton:- Cuckoo
Exmouth Seafront:- Roseate Tern
Whitchurch:- 2 Swallow
Sourton:- Swallow
Belstone:- Cuckoo
Slapton:- Hobby, 4 Whimbrel, Garden Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 3 Sedge Warbler, 12+ Reed Warbler, 6 Whitethroat, Willow Warbler, Otter, Adder
Teignmouth:- Holly Blue

29.4.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Kingfisher, 4 Swallow, Garden Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 12+ Reed Warbler, 4 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting, Fox
Skern, Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE ( on golf course )
Noss Mayo area:- Wheatear, 7 Whitethroat ( Netton to Warren Cottage )
Cann Woods:- 2 Nightjar
Great Torrington:- Swallow
Meldon:- 2 Swallow
Sourton area:- Cuckoo, 4 Swallow

28.4.14, Slapton:- 18 Whimbrel, Sandwich Tern, 6 Swallow, 3 Wheatear, Garden Warbler, Sedge Warbler, 10+ Reed Warbler, 5 Whitethroat, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Belstone:- Cuckoo, 5 Swallow
Skern, Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE, 13+ Wheatear
Yarner Woods:- 9 Mandarin ( 7 m., 2 f. ), Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Wood Warbler, 5+ Pied Flycatcher, 2 Tree Pipit
South Huish:- Short Eared Owl ( over, 18:00 ), Teal, Snipe, 18 Whimbrel, 30+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 2 Sand Martin, Whitethroat, Blackcap, 2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting
Hemerdon, nr. Plympton:- Cuckoo
Teignmouth:- Large Red Damselfly

27.4.14, Slapton:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, 10+ Manx Shearwater, Whimbrel, Arctic Skua, 2 Swallow, Whitethroat
Skern, Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE ( mobile around site ), Swift, Yellow Wagtail
Exmouth Seafront:- Arctic Tern
Avonwick:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Mistle Thrush, 3 Chiffchaff
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- 11 Whimbrel, Little Tern
Newnham Park, Plympton:- Kingfisher, 2 Dipper
Okehampton Army Camp:- Cuckoo
Belstone area:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Cuckoo
Cann Wods, nr. Plympton:- 2 Tawny Owl, Nightjar

26.4.14, Skern, Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE ( mobile around site )
Thurlestone Marsh:- Swift
Thurlestone Bay;- 3 Great Northern Diver, 200 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 43 Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit, 7 Great Skua, 4 Arctic Skua, 18 Sandwich Tern, 22 Arctic Tern ( also 155 commic tern )
Plymouth Hoe:- 50 Whimbrel, Arctic Skua ( plus another probable ), Mediterranean Gull ( 1w. ), 6 Sandwich Tern
Hopes Nose, Torbay:- 795 Manx Shearwater, 9 Whimbrel, 2 Great Skua, Arctic Tern, Common Tern, 3 Sandwich Tern
Nodden Gate:- Wheatear

25.4.14, Slapton:- 3 Great Northern Diver, Whimbrel, 2 Sandwich Tern, 7 Swallow, 6 Sand Martin, Raven, Garden Warbler, Sedge Warbler, 10 Reed Warbler, 4 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Belstone area:- 3 Cuckoo
Headland Warren, Dartmoor:- Wheatear, Whinchat
Challacombe Farm:- Cuckoo, Redstart
Exminster Marshes:- Hobby
Clennon Valley, Paignton:- Ring Necked Parakeet ( rear of leisure centre )
West Charleton Marsh:- 2 Sedge Warbler, 2+ Blackcap ( m. ), 2+ Chiffchaff, 2 Reed Bunting ( also possible Lesser Whitethroat )
Thurlestone Bay area:- 16 Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit, 2 Sanderling, Pomarine Skua ( E., 17:40 ), Sandwich Tern, 6 Wheatear, 5 Blackcap
Compton, nr. Marldon:- Whitethroat
Stenlake Plantation, Burrator:- Cuckoo, 3 Wheatear, Redstart ( m. ), Willow Warbler

24.4.14, Burrington, North Devon:- RED KITE
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Red Throated Diver, 10 Whimbrel, 30 Sandwich Tern, 6 Swallow, 3 Wheatear, 2 Whitethroat
Lydford area:- Cuckoo ( A386 ), 20 Blackcap
Down Tor, Burrator:- Cuckoo
Yarner Woods / Trendlebeare:- 5 Mandarin ( 4 m., f. ), 5 Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 2+ Tree Pipit, 2 Redpoll ( over ), 3+ Siskin, 2 Wood Warbler, Willow Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), 5+ Pied Flycatcher
Clennon Valley, Paignton:- Ring Necked Parakeet
Ponsworthy, nr. Widecombe:- OSPREY
Sowton Industrial Estate:- Sedge Warbler
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 14 Wheatear

23.4.14, Cadover area:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, Mistle Thrush, 4 Wheatear
Yarner Woods:- 2 Mandarin ( m. ), 2 Grey Wagtail, 6 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Marsh Tit
Netton:- 3 Whitethroat
South Huish:- Teal ( m. ), 4 Dunlin, Ringed Plover, 5 Whimbrel, Whinchat
Thurlestone Bay:- Puffin, Great Skua, 4 Arctic Skua, 48 Sandwich Tern, 12 Common Tern, 2 Arctic Tern, 3 Little Tern
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 20 Swallow
Rendlestone, Princetown:- 2 Swallow
Fox & Hounds, Bridestowe:- House Martin
Pork Hill, Tavistock:- Swallow

22.4.14, Slapton:- 6 Whimbrel, 2 Sandwich Tern, 3 Swallow, 5+ House Martin, 2 Stock Dove, 16 Reed Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Whinchat ( f. ), Reed Bunting
Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE, Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit, Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 8 Wheatear, 3 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 3 Whitethroat
Ilsington:- 2 Redpoll
Pig's Nose Valley, Prawle:- Pied Flycatcher ( m. )
Yarner Woods:- Mandarin ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, 2 Tree Pipit, 5 Siskin, 2 Blackcap, 2 Wood Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 10+ Willow Warbler, 5 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Marsh Tit

21.4.14, South Huish:- Teal ( m. ), 7 Whimbrel ( over ), 30+ Swallow, House Martin, Blue Headed Wagtail, 3 Yellow Wagtail, Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Reed Warbler, Whitethroat, Reed Bunting ( m. )
Skern, Northam Burrows:- COLLARED PRATINCOLE
Mullacott Cross, Ilfracombe:- Hen Harrier ( f. )
Warren Point, Noss Mayo:- 4 House Martin, Wheatear ( f. )
Topsham:- Whimbrel, 3 Common Sandpiper
Yarner Woods:- Mandarin ( m. ), Grey Wagtail, Tree Pipit, Wood Warbler, Willow Warbler, 2+ Pied Flycatcher, 2 Marsh Tit

20.4.14, Slapton:- Swift, 2 House Martin
South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover, 2 Ringed Plover, Greenshank, 17 Dunlin, 5 Common Sandpiper, Blue Headed Wagtail, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail
Chagford:- Cuckoo
Wembury:- Blackcap, Whitethroat, Willow Warbler
Tavistock to Okehampton Road:- RED KITE
Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Whimbrel, 3 Bar Tailed Godwit, 5 Sandwich Tern
Warren Point, Noss Mayo:- 4 Wheatear ( 3 m., f. ), 4 Willow Warbler

19.4.14, Yarner Woods:- 3 Mandarin ( 2 m., f. ), Tawny Owl, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Grey Wagtail, 10 Siskin, 2 Redpoll, 2 Tree Pipit, Wood Warbler, 5 Pied Flycatcher
Dawlish Warren:- SNOW BUNTING ( f., nr. Warren Point )
Denbury:- Swift, House Martin
Thurlestone Bay:- Black Throated Diver, 8 Whimbrel, 3 Bar Tailed Godwit, Sanderling, Dunlin, Grey Plover ( s/pl. ), Common Sandpiper, Little Tern
South Huish:- 28 Swallow, 30 House Martin, 4 Wheatear, 3 Whitethroat
Exminster Marshes / Turf:- Swift, Wheatear, Lesser Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, Whitethrost, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Willow Warbler
Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Cuckoo
Laughter Tor:- Swallow
Exmouth:- Lime Hawkmoth, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Common Pug

18.4.14, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY ( over, 09:30 )
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Cuckoo
Slapton:- 2 Stock Dove, 5 Swallow, 3 Wheatear, Sedge Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 5 Blackcap, 11 Reed Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Dartmoor, Emsworthy to Greator Rocks via Holwell Quarry:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Stock Dove, 3+ Raven, Mistle Thrush, Dipper, 2 Redstart ( m. ), 3 Wheatear, Tree Pipit, Chiffchaff, 10+ Willow Warbler
Ilsington:- Siskin ( m. )
Dawlish Warren:- KENTISH PLOVER ( m., in The Bight ), SNOW BUNTING ( Warren Point )
Yarner Woods:- 7 Mandarin ( m. ), Redpoll, 2 Tree Pipit, 12 Willow Warbler, 4 Pied Flycatcher
Otterton:- 15 Whimbrel, House Martin
South Huish:- 3 Gadwall, House Martin, Sand Martin, 5 Wheatear, Blue Headed Wagtail, 3 Whitethroat
Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver ( E. )
South Milton Ley:- Cuckoo, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 5 Blackcap, Whitethroat
Topsham:- 2 Spotted Redshank, 7+ Whimbrel
Exminster Marshes:- Lesser Whitethroat, 1+ Sedge Warbler, 4+ Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting ( m. )
Burrator area:- 2 Cuckoo, Dipper, 6 Wheatear, 2 Redstart ( m. ), 3 Siskin
Spitchwick Manor:- Swallow
Buckland in the Moor:- 3 Swallow
Challacombe:- Cuckoo
Mountbatten to Jennycliff:- 2 Swallow, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Stover Park:- Grass Snake ( swimming )

17.4.14, Slapton:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Wheatear, Grasshoper Warbler ( m. ), 5 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 9 Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting ( m. ), Holly Blue
Noss Mayo area:- Raven, 2 Whitethroat ( m. ), 2 Blackcap ( m. ), 5 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Willow Warbler ( m. )
Exminster Marshes:- Garganey ( f., elusive, in ditch by fishermans car park ), Barnacle Goose, Swift ( over lagoon, 12:30 ), Lesser Whitethroat
South Huish:- Dunlin, 40+ Swallow, 3 Sand Martin, 5+ White Wagtail, 2 Reed Warbler
Exmouth:- Whimbrel ( West Lodge ), Redstart ( f., Orcombe Point )
Malborough:- 20+ Swallow
Deancombe, Burrator:- Cuckoo, 2 Redstart ( m. ), Tree Pipit, Blackcap ( m. ), Willow Warbler
Okehampton:- Swallow
South Milton Ley:- GLAUCOUS GULL, 7 Gadwall, 3 Dunlin, 4 Whimbrel, Yellow Wagtail
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Swallow, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Holly Blue
Uppottery Airfield, Smeatharpe:- 3 Swallow, 11 Wheatear ( 7 m., 4 f. ), Blackcap ( m. ), Hare

16.4.14, South Huish:- 6 Shoveler, Ruff, 2 Dunlin, Grey Plover, 10+ Swallow, House Martin, Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail, Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting
Yealmpton area:- 2 Swallow
River Yealm:- 8 Common Tern ( sand bar )
Exminster Marshes:- Black Tern, Lesser Whitethroat
River Teign:- Little Ringed Plover, Willow Warbler
Belstone:- Cuckoo
Salcombe:- 15 Sandwich Tern ( Whitestrand )
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 14 Bar Tailed Godwit, 2 Ruff
South Huish:- 2 Shoveler, 2 Gadwall, Ruff, 25 Swallow, 2 Sand Martin, House Martin, Whitethroat
Thurlestone:- Spoonbill ( over, 09:30 )
Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, 2 Shoveler ( E. ), 3 Dunlin , 30 Whimbrel, 9 Sandwich Tern
Highampton:- Swallow

15.4.14, Stokeley camp site ( nr. Torcross ):- HOOPOE ( 09:40, briefly in flight )
Slapton:- 3 Sandwich Tern, Kingfisher, Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo area:- Swallow, Wheatear ( f. ), Whitethroat ( m. ), 2 Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff ( m. )
Belstone, Dartmoor:- Cuckoo
Okehampton:- Swallow
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Manx Shearwater, Whimbrel, Arctic Skua, 14 Sandwich Tern, 15 Swallow, House Martin, 5 Sand Martin
South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 c.y. ), Ruff, 3 Dunlin, 27 Bar Tailed Godwit, 11 Whimbrel, 10 Swallow, House Martin, 3 Wheatear, 3 White Wagtail

14.4.14, Slapton:- 3 Wheatear, 3 Blackcap, Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 8 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Lydford, Granite Way:- 10+ Swallow, Grasshopper Warbler ( m. ), 2 Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Brent Goose, Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Common Scoter ( m. ), Dunlin, Sandwich Tern, 36 Swallow, Reed Warbler
Thurlestone Golf Course:- 5 Whimbrel ( over )
Avonwick:- 9 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 5b blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff
Exminster Marshes:- Lesser Whitethroat, Reed Warbler
Stoke Cannon:- Swallow
Noss Mayo coast path:- Green Woodpecker, Small Copper, Wall Brown
Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

13.4.14, Exmouth:- RED KITE ( over N.E., 10:35 )
Slapton:- 7 Sandwich Tern, Swallow, 3 Blackcap, Sedge Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting
South Huish:- PECTORAL SANDPIPER, GLAUCOUS GULL
Bovisand Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 15+ Swallow
Noss Mayo area:- 4+ Swallow, Wheatear ( f., Warren ), 4 Swallow
Lydford area:- 3 Swallow, 2 Wheatear
Torrington Common / River Torridge:- Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Exmouth Seafront:- 4+ Swallow

12.4.14, South Huish:- PECTORAL SANDPIPER, GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 c.y. ), Teal ( m. ), 20+ Swallow, 5 White Wagtail, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff
Malborough:- RED KITE ( 09:45, over Pennys Hill, E. )
Bellever:- Swallow
Yealmpton:- 6 Swallow
Avonwick:- 21 Swallow
Starcross Pier:- 20+ Turnstone
Belstone, Dartmoor:- Cuckoo
nr. Otterton:- 14 Swallow

11.4.14, Cann Woods, Plympton:- Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Lydford, Granite Way:- Grasshopper Warbler ( m. )
Exmouth:- Blackcap ( m. )
Torrington Common:- Chiffchaff, Blackcap
South Huish:- PECTORAL SANDPIPER

10.4.14, Slapton:- 3 Great Northern Diver, 4 Common Scoter, 3 Sandwich Tern, 3 Wheatear, 2 Reed Warbler, 3 Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting
South Huish:- PECTORAL SANDPIPER, 5 Whimbrel, 10+ Swallow, White Wagtail ( m. ), Wheatear, Reed Warbler ( m. )
Jennycliff, Plymouth:- Sedge Warbler ( m. )
Thurlestone Bay:- WOODLARK ( over ), Great Northern Diver
Colyford Common:- CATTLE EGRET ( from viewing platform )
Powderham Marshes, Exminster:- 2 Little Ringed Plover, Orange Tip
Noss Mayo area:- Willow Warbler ( coast path ), 4 Chiffchaff, 5 Blackcap ( m. )
Great Torrington:- Blackcap ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- Little Grebe
Ilsington:- 2 Swallow, 2 Siskin, Chiffchaff
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Lesser Whitethroat
Southernhay, Exeter:- Blackcap ( m. )
Hackney Marsh, Newton Abbot:- 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, Orange Tip

9.4.14, Slapton:- 4 Teal, Water Rail, 14 Sandwich Tern, Reed Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler
Dawlish Warren:- SURF SCOTER ( m., 1 s. ), SNOW BUNTING ( Warren Point )
Parke, Bovey Tracey:- 2 Mandarin ( m., f. ), 3 Dipper, 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Goldcrest

8.4.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater ( E. ), Whimbrel, 4 Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull ( 2 s. ), 7 Swallow, Wheatear
South Milton Ley:- Reed Warbler ( m. ), 8 Chiffchaff, Blackcap ( m. )
Mudbank Lane, Exmouth:- Greenshank, 2 Sandwich Tern, 3 Common Tern, 4 Swallow
Great Torrington:- Blackcap ( m. )
Cadover Bridge:- 3 Sand Martin
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Swallow, Blackcap ( f. )
Noss Mayo:- Chiffchaff
Dousland:- Swallow
Merrivale:- Swallow
Lydford, Granite Way:- Swallow
Avonwick:- 2 Swallow, Roe Deer
Teignmouth:- Orange Tip

7.4.14, Slapton:- 28+ Manx Shearwater, 26 Sandwich Tern
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. )
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Lesser Whitethroat
Topsham:- SPOONBILL ( imm. ), 2 Swallow, 13 Sand Martin
Ivybridge ( River Erme ):- Barn Owl, Kingfisher, 6 Dipper, Otter

6.4.14, Hopes Nose, Torbay:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, Puffin, 7 Sandwich Tern
Noss Mayo:- 2 Blackcap ( m. )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
South Huish:- 4 Egyptian Goose
Thurlestone Bay:- Little Gull ( ad., E. ), 21 Sandwich Tern
Thurelstone Marsh:- 4 Teal, 20 Swallow, 6 Sand Martin, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

5.4.14, Grand Western Canal:- Egyptian Goose
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Chiffchaff
Yealmpton:- 2 Swallow
Powderham Marsh:- Barnacle Goose, Litle Ringed Plover, 2 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Yellow Wagtail, Blue Headed Wagtail
Great Torrington:- Blackcap ( m. )
Fernworthy Forest:- 6 Siskin

4.4.14, Beer Head:- GREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO ( park nr. Beer Head Caravan Park, walk approx 1 mile W., past Coastguard Lookout, through double gates ), 4+ Willow Warbler
Seaton:- 2 Swallow
South Huish:- 4 Egyptian Goose, 2 Teal, 3 Chiffchaff, Blackcap ( m. ), Reed Bunting ( m. )
Wembury Point:- 4 Chiffchaff
Cadover Bridge:- 2 Raven, Chiffchaff
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Blackcap ( m. )
Stoke Beach:- 3 Blackcap ( m. ), 5 Chiffchaff
Great Torrington:- Blackcap ( m. )
Kingsbridge:- Holly Blue

3.4.14, Plymouth Sound:- 15 Sandwich Tern
Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff
Exmouth:- Blackcap ( f. )
Exmouth Dock:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w. )
Avonwick:- Swallow
Great Torrington:- Swallow
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
South Milton:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( briefly on private pond )

2.4.14, Topsham:- 3 Swallow, 11 Sand Martin, 2 Blackcap, Willow Warbler
Lydford:- 4 Wheatear ( from Granite Way ), Willow Warbler

1.4.14, Spreyton:- Swallow ( Heath Farm )
Noss Mayo area:- Greenshank, 2 Red Leg Partridge, Chiffchaff
Exmouth Dock:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w. )
Grand Western Canal, nr. Tiverton:- Egyptian Goose

31.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Marsh Harrier ( f., over France Farm ), Kingfisher, Wheatear ( m. ), 3 Cetti's Warbler, 8+ Chiffchaff, Blackcap ( m. ), 7 Cirl Bunting, Reed Bunting ( m. )
Plympton:- Chiffchaff
Topsham:- OSPREY, 2 Pintail ( m., f. ), 2 Spotted Redshank, 25 Snipe, 28 Sand Martin, Blackcap ( m. ), Willow Warbler ( m. )
Lydford:- 3 Wheatear, Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, Blackcap ( m. )
Warren Cottage, Noss Mayo Coast Path:- Wheatear ( m. )
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 s. ), Black Throated Diver, Manx Shearwater, 271 Common Scoter, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 74 Sandwich Tern, Sand Martin
Bere Ferrers:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( roosting on far bank of River Tavy ), 4 Swallow

30.3.14, Eggesford Woods, Taw Valley:- RED KITE ( over low ), 3 Firecrest
Headland Warren:- Wheatear ( m. )
Ilsington:- Chiffchaff
Plymouth:- Wheatear ( m., in private garden in Keyham ), of interest, escaped Harris Hawk ( m., Victoria Park )
Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, Brent Goose, 20 Common Scoter ( all these E. ), 5 Avocet ( 11:45, flew around bay then inland ), Sanderling, 5 Turnstone
South Huish:- 4 Egyptian Goose, Shoveler ( m. ), 16 Teal, 14 Sand Martin
South Milton Ley:- 4 Willow Warbler, 20+ Chiffchaff ( inc. a Siberian )
Exmouth:- Chiffchaff ( m. ), Blackcap ( m. )
Exmouth Dock:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w. )
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Slavonian Grebe, Water Pipit

29.3.14, Slapton:- Scaup ( m. ), 4 Chiffchaff
Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper
Kingsbridge:- OSPREY ( over N. )
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank ( Bridgend )
Yealmpton:- Mistle Thrush
Exmouth Dock:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w. )
Plymbridge:- 3 Mandarin ( 2 m., f. ), Dipper, Marsh Tit
Plymouth:- OSPREY ( over city centre, N.E., 13;40 )
South Huish:- 100 Sand Martin
South Milton:- 2 Swallow

28.3.14, Mountbatten Beach, Plymouth:- Brent Goose, Wheatear ( m. )
Mudbank Lane, Exmouth:- OSPREY ( over Exe Estuary )
Slapton:- Marsh Harrier ( f., Higher Ley ), Sandwich Tern

27.3.14, Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Common Scoter
South Huish:- 4 Egyptian Goose, 7 Wheatear ( m. )
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 2 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Swallow, Willow Warbler
Exmouth Dock:- GLAUCOUS GULL
Netton, Noss Mayo:- Swallow

26.3.14, Stover Park:- 4 Goosander ( 2 m., 2 f. ), Marsh Tit, Willow Warbler
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank
Exmouth Pierhead:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w. )
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Great Northern Diver, 5 Common Scoter, 3 Sandwich Tern, 4 Chiffchaff
Exminster Marshes:- Wigeon, Pochard, 20+ Sand Martin
Bellever:- 3 Roe Deer

25.3.14, Exmouth Docks:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w. )
Warren Cottage, Noss Mayo Coast Path:- Cirl Bunting
South Huish:- Woodlark, 2 Wheatear ( m. ), White Wagtail
Cripdon, Manaton:- 3 Snipe
Hayne Down, Manaton:- Roe Deer
Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Dolphin

24.3.14, Slapton:- Kingfisher, Wheatear ( m. ), 3+ Cetti's Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Cirl Bunting, 2 Reed Bunting
Topsham ( BGM ):- 200 Sand Martin
Topsham ( Goosemoor ):- Ruf, Spotted Redshank, 8 Greenshank
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL, Great Northern Diver, 11 Common Scoter, 5 Turnstone, 3 Sandwich Tern ( E. )
South Huish:- 28 Teal, 2 Snipe, Wheatear ( m. )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Noss Mayo:- Hedgehog

23.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, 5 Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross, 3 nr. S/pl. ), 3 Scaup ( 2 m., f. ), Kingfisher, 40 Sand Martin, 2 Wheatear, 3 Cetti's Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff, Fox ( m., from Ireland Bay hide )
Andrew's Wood, nr. Loddiswell:- Chiffchaff
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Marsh Tit
Topsham:- Hobby, 200+ Sand Martin
Headland Warren Farm:- 2 Wheatear
Hameldown Tor:- 2 ROUGH LEGGED BUZZARD ( juv. )
Stover:- Goosander ( m. ), 30 Swallow, Jay, Marsh Tit
Tory Brook, Plympton:- Dipper
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL

22.3.14, Yarner Woods:- 6 Mandarin ( 4 m., 2 f. ), Grey Wagtail, Marsh Tit
Hopes Nose, Torbay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 3 Wheatear, Chiffchaff
Trenchford Reservoir:- 4+ Marsh Tit, 4+ Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Goldcrest
Sowton:- 2 Goldcrest

21.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Marsh Harrier ( f. ), Kingfisher, Swallow, 50+ Sand Martin, 4+ Cetti's Warbler, 8+ Chiffchaff, 4 Cirl Bunting, 3 Reed Bunting
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Slavonian Grebe, Red Breasted Merganser
Exminster Marshes:- 30+ Golden Plover, 14 Black Tailed Godwit, Merlin, Reed Bunting
Topsham:- 14 Brent Goose, 6 Greenshank, Spotted Redshank, 12 Sand Martin, Whitethroat

20.3.14, Beesands:- 22 Gadwall, 10+ Sand Martin
Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher
Rackerhays, Newton Abbot:- Swallow, 30 Sand Martin
Avonwick:- 2 Dipper
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 4 Red Throated Diver, Black Throated Diver
Topsham:- 16 Sand Martin

19.3.14, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Goldcrest
Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, 3 Common Sandpiper
Yarner Woods:- 6 Mandarin ( 3 m., 3 f. ), Grey Wagtail, Marsh Tit
Topsham:- Ruff
Hemerdon, Plympton:- Tawny Owl ( Bottle Hill Mine )

18.3.14, South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 w., 11:10 - 11:25 then out to sea ), Wheatear ( m. )
Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver ( E. )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Dartmeet:- Dipper ( East River )
Smallhanger Brook, Hemerdon, Plympton:- 2 Tawny Owl
Newnham Park, Plympton:- Dipper ( Tory Brook ), Pippistrelle Bat

17.3.14, Slapton:- Snipe, 3 Water Rail, Kingfisher, 2 Raven, Wheatear ( m. ), 7+ Cetti's Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), 6 Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting, 2 Reed Bunting
Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher
Thurlestone Bay:- 2 BEWICK'S SWAN ( 12:00, out to sea from South Huish Marsh ),Great Northern Diver, 7 Common Scoter, 15 Teal, Merlin ( m. ), 2 House Martin, Sand Martin
South Huish:- 22 Teal, 4 Stock Dove, Wheatear ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- 3 Tawny Owl

16.3.14, Hameldown Tor:- 2 ROUGH LEGGED BUZZARD ( juv., SX7080, viewed from road between Headland Warren Farm & Challacombe Farm ), 4 Raven
Lympstone:- 2 Redwing
Soussons / Vitifer:- GREAT GREY SHRIKE ( caught lizard & slow worm ), Green Woodpecker, Wheatear ( f. ), 2 Siskin
Exe Estuary:- Slavonian Grebe, 10+ Brent Goose, 6 Red Breasted Merganser, 2 Goldeneye, Greenshank
Noss Mayo:- Marsh Tit, Comma

15.3.14, Newton Abbot:- 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail ( River Lemon ), Comma
Totnes:- 3 Chiffchaff ( Longmarsh )
Noss Mayo:- Raven, Comma
Cockington, Water Meadows:- Blackcap ( f. ), Comma, Peacock

14.3.14, Torquay:- Black Redstart ( in private garden )
Halstock Hill, above Okehampton Camp:- Wheatear
South Huish:- 2 Sand Martin, 1+ White Wagtail, 2 Reed Bunting ( m. )
below Hen Tor / Hen Tor meadow:- Wheatear ( m. )
Soussons Down:- GREAT GREY SHRIKE ( SX680807 )

13.3.14, Slapton:- 5 Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross, 3 s/pl. ), 2 Scaup ( m., f. ), 3 Teal, 2 Water Rail, 4 Snipe, Ringed Plover, Marsh Harrier ( over towards Start Point ), 5+ Cetti's Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), 4 Chiffchaff, 4 Cirl Bunting, Reed Bunting, Adder
Manadon Park, Plymouth:- Chiffchaff
Budleigh Salterton Beach:- Wheatear ( f. )
Beesands:- RED KITE ( over Ley, mobbed by gulls ), Cetti's Warbler
Bovey Heath:- Chiffchaff
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
South Huish:- 45 Teal, 10 Snipe, Black Tailed Godwit, Sand Martin ( through ), 3+ Wheatear ( m. )
Sowton:- Chiffchaff ( m. )
Parke, Bovey Tracey:- 2 Mandarin ( m., f. ), 4 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail ( m., f. ), 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 5+ Brimstone, 3 Small Tortoishell
Chudleigh Knighton Heath:- Chiffchaff, Brimstone
Chudleigh:- 3 Brimstone
Plymstock / Elburton:- 2 Small Tortoiseshell
Bovey Tracey:- 1+ Brimstone
Brixton:- Small Tortoiseshell
Yealmpton:- Small Tortoiseshell

12.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, 5 Black Necked Grebe, Scaup ( m. )
A386, nr. Clearbrook turning:- RED KITE ( 12:30 )
Heath Farm, Spreyton:- Chiffchaff ( m. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- Marsh Harrier ( 1 w., to roost, 17:30 )
Killerton:- Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock, Comma, Brimstone
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, Small Tortoiseshell
Kingsbridge:- Small Tortoiseshell

11.3.14, Soussons Down:- GREAT GREY SHRIKE, 4 Raven, 3+ Goldcrest, 3 Reed Bunting
Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 36 Common Scoter
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Shoveler
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

10.3.14, Slapton:- Snipe, Water Rail, Marsh Harrier ( ad., f. ), Green Woodpecker, 3 Raven, 2 Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff
Plympton:- RED KITE ( over Colebrook, heading E., 17:00 )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Marsh Tit, Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell

9.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Water Rail, Green Woodpecker, Raven, Wheatear ( m. ), 4+ Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting, 5 Cirl Bunting
Slapton Village:- Stock Dove
West Charleton Marsh / Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 46 Brent Goose
Soussons area:- GREAT GREY SHRIKE, Green Woodpecker, Reed Bunting
Headland Warren:- 15 Fieldfare
Bigbury:- Black Redstart ( car park )
Merrivale:- 200 Golden Plover
Yarner Woods:- 2 Siskin, 3+ Marsh Tit
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Denbury:- Woodlark, Small Tortoiseshell, Comma
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Raven, Marsh Tit, Peacock Butterfly
Manaton:- Red Admiral, Brimstone
Shaptor, Bovey Tracy:- 3 Brimstone

8.3.14, Bellever Hamlet:- Green Woodpecker
South Huish:- 3 Wigeon, Tufted Duck, Sand Martin, 3 Raven, 3 Water Pipit, 2 Reed Bunting
Totnes:- 4+ Raven ( over )
Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Goosander ( 3 m., 5 f. ), 15 Common Scoter ( 14 m., f. ), 33 Teal, 2 Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Topsham Recreation Ground:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser
Topsham:- 15 Greenshank ( Goosemoor ), Spotted Redshank ( Goosemoor ), 150 Black Tailed Godwit, 200 Bar Tailed Godwit
Countess Wear, Exeter:- 3 Green Sandpiper ( Riverside Valley Park )
Ringmore:- Black Redstart ( f. )
Seaton / Colyford:- Little Grebe, 14 Teal, 2 Reed Bunting ( m., f. )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Steps Bridge, Dunsford:- Dipper, 2+ Grey Wagtail, 6+ Comma, 2 Peacock, 6+ Brimstone
Barnstaple:- Brimstone ( nr. Sainsburys )

7.3.14, Slapton:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 4 Black Necked Grebe, 203 Tufted Duck, 2 Scaup, 2 Goldeneye
Sharpham Marsh, Totnes:- Little Grebe, Whimbrel, 2 Goldcrest
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Newton Abbot:- Peacock Butterfly

6.3.14, South Huish:- 20+ Teal, 10 Wigeon, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Reed Bunting
Noss Mayo:- Marsh Tit
Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, Reed Bunting
Newton Ferrers:- Greenshank, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), Stoat
Okehampton:- Peacock Butterfly

5.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Snipe, 3 Water Rail, Raven, 5+ Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 6+ Goldcrest, 2 Reed Bunting, 5+ Cirl Bunting
Great Mis Tor:- 80+ Redwing / Fieldfare
Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff
Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, Grey Wagtail
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Parke, Bovey Tracey:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail
Soar:- Ring Ouzel ( m., nr. hotel )
Topsham:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( nr. Recreation Ground ), Black Redstart
Exminster:- 3 BEARDED TIT ( in large reedbed below M5, from Topsham Recreation Ground )
Noss Mayo:- Small Tortoiseshell

4.3.14, Bickleigh Bridge, River Plym:- Mandarin ( m. )
Challacombe Farm:- Woodcock, 2 Raven, Reed Bunting
Bellever Forset:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Stock Dove, 5+ Raven, 3 Mistle Thrush, 2 Grey Wagtail, 10+ Siskin, 3+ Crossbill, 20+ Redpoll, 6+ Goldcrest
River Walkham, nr. Gem Bridge:- Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Fishcombe Cove, Torbay:- Red Necked Grebe ( s/pl. )

3.3.14, Topsham Recreation Ground:- Common Sandpiper, 3 Redpoll
Nuffield Clinic, Plymouth:- Tawny Owl
Plymton:- Blackcap ( f. )

2.3.14, Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, Green Woodpecker
Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley )

1.3.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, 12 Common Scoter, 5 Water Rail, 3 Snipe, Green Woodpecker, 5 Raven, 8+ Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting, Reed Bunting
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Broadsands:- 6 Cirl Bunting
Wembury:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad., S./pl. ), Firecrest ( also 11 dead Guillemot along tideline )

28.2.14, Powderham, Exe Estuary:- Spotted Redshank ( River Kenn outfall )
Exminster Marshes:- 2 Little Guull ( ad., 1 w., on flashes N. of main lagoon )
Noss Mayo:- 2 RED KITE ( 12:00, Bridgend )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Aveton Gifford:- 2 Water Pipit
Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross )

27.2.14, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., on Fish Market roof ), Great Northern Diver
Stover Park:- 2 Goosander ( m., f. ), Water Rail, Kingfisher
Brixton:- Tawny Owl
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

26.2.14, Exminster Marshes:- 100+ Wigeon, 80+ Teal, Gadwall, 10+ Shoveler, 50+ Dunlin, 80+ Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Little Gull ( ad., 1 w. ), 3+ Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Reed Bunting
Dawlish Warren:- 3 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, 3 Velvet Scoter, 8+ Common Scoter
Exminster Village:- 40+ Redwing
Topsham:- Little Grebe, 2 Pintail ( m., f. ), 20+ Shoveler, 30+ Teal, 80+ Wigeon, 100+ Black Tailed Godwit
Exe Estuary:- BLACK BRANT ( off Cockwood ), 2 Little Grebe, 300+ Brent Goose, 20+ Red Breasted Merganser, Spotted Redshank ( off Powderham ), 10+ Greenshank, 30+ Dunlin, Green Woodpecker ( over Powderham )
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, 3 Raven, Marsh Tit
Brixton:- Tawny Owl
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

25.2.14, Lopwell Dam:- 2 Little Grebe, 3 Goosander ( f. ), Common Sandpiper, 4 Raven, Grey Wagtail
Newton Ferrers:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Lesser Whitethroat ( in private garden )
Ernesettle Creek, Plymouth:- 5 Teal, 3 Greenshank, Kingfisher, Raven
Haytor Down:- 150+ Golden Plover
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Braunton:- 10+ Brent Goose ( nr. Crow Point )

24.2.14, Kingsbridge Estuary:- 5 Red Breasted Merganser ( 3 m., 2 f. ), 12+ Brent Goose, 13 Teal, 8 Wigeon, 2 Greenshank
The Barbican, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad. )
Avonwick:- 5 Goldcrest
Gara Bridge:- Dipper
South Milton:- Woodcock ( in private garden )
Thurlestone Bay:- 3 GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 ad., 2w., also seen on South Huish Marsh ), 7 Turnstone, Sanderling, 6 Ringed Plover
Leather Tor, Burrator:- Woodcock
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Lesser Whitethroat ( in private garden )
Exminster Marshes:- 3 Little Gull
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

23.2.14, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Black Throated Diver, 3 Red Throated Diver, 70+ Common Scoter
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl
Maer Rocks, Exmouth:- 4 Purple Sandpiper
Kingsbridge:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser
Gidleign, Dartmoor:- Hen Harrier
Woodbury Salterton:- 4+ Redpoll ( in private garden )
Decoy Country Park, Newton Abbot:- Scaup ( m. )
Gara Bridge:- 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Raven
The Barbican, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL, Red Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, 4 Velvet Scoter, Long Tailed Duck, Green Woodpecker, 4 Raven
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 3 GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 ad., 2w., also seen on South Huish Marsh )

22.2.14, Exmouth Seafront:- 14 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, 3 Eider ( f. )
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker ( Brookings Down Wood )
Exe Estuary:- Greylag Goose, Wigeon, Teal, Lapwing, 100+ Avovet, 100+ Black Tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 2 Fox
Plymouth Hoe:- 3 Great Northern Diver, 2 Mediterranean Gull ( 1w., 2w. )
West Hoe, Plymouth:- Black Redstart
Wembury:- of interest, several birds washed up dead, Puffin, Shag, 7 Guillemot, 5 Razorbill, Herring Gull
The Barbican, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., on fish market roof, also seen on Plym Estuary )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Small Tortoiseshell
Exmouth:- presumed Bloxworth Snout

21.2.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley, 10:15 ), 4+ Water Rail, 6+ Cetti's Warbler, 2 Cirl Bunting
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Lesser Whitethroat ( in private garden )
The Barbican, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., on fish market roof )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

20.2.14, The Barbican, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., on fish market roof, also of interest, Guillemot in Sutton Harbour )
Stover Park:- Little Grebe, 5 Goosander ( m., 4 f. ), Marsh Tit
Devil's Point, Plymouth:- Great Northern Diver
Woodbury Salterton:- 4+ Redpoll ( in private garden )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Powderham Marshes:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( 09:00 )

19.2.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley, 10:15 ), Water Rail, Adder, Slow Worm
Hackney Marshes, Newton Abbot:- Water Rail, Cetti's Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( on rocks by flats ), 5 Mediterranean Gull ( 2 1w., 3 ad. )
Woodbury Salterton:- 4+ Redpoll ( in private garden )

18.2.14, Countess Wear, Exeter:- 2 Green Sandpiper ( Double Locks Wetland, north pool )
Lopwell Dam:- Greylag ( colour ringed, with Canada Goose flock )
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( on rocks by flats )
Woodbury Salterton:- 4+ Redpoll ( in private garden )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Noss Mayo:- Raven, Marsh Tit, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- 2 Red Admiral, Peacock Butterfly

17.2.14, South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1 w., also seen in Thurlestone Bay ), Tufted Duck, 10 Wigeon, 35+ Teal, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 5 Stock Dove ( also several oiled gulls )
Kingsbridge:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m., f. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- 2 Snipe
Drake's Island, Plymouth Sound:- 3 Spoonbill
Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 15 Snipe, Little Gull ( 1 w. )
Blaxton Meadow, Plym Estuary:- 4 Red Breasted Meganser, 3 Wigeon, Little Gull ( ad. )
Shoalstone, Torbay:- 12 Great Northern Diver, Black Throated Diver
Plymouth Sound:- 3+ Great Northern Diver
The Barbican, Plymouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad. )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

16.2.14, Buckland Abbey woods:- Goosander ( River Tavy ), Raven, 30+ Siskin
Plym Estuary / Saltram:- Little Grebe, 4 Goosander ( 2 m., 2 f. ), 3 Wigeon ( m. ), Little Gull ( Blaxton Meadow ), 4 Greenshank, Common Sandpiper
The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Raven, Chiffchaff
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., on rocks, previously on South Huish Marsh ), 2 Pintail ( m., f. ), 70 Wigeon
Thurlestone / Marsh:- Cirl Bunting, 6 Reed Bunting
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL, GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1w., from Exmouth Seafront ), Red Necked Grebe, 2 Eider, 6 Velvet Scoter
Haytor Down:-

30 Golden Plover
Badgers Wood, Plymouth:- 2 Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly
nr. Widecombe:- 2 Roe Deer

15.2.14, Kingsbridge Estuary:- Avocet ( Kingsbridge end )
West Hoe, Plymouth:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Little Gull ( ad. ), Black Redstart
Millbay Docks:- Great Northern Diver
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Marsh Tit ( also of interest, a Guillemot taken into care from playing fields recently )
Central Park, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Devils Point, Plymouth:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Grey Seal
Blaxton Meadow, Plym Estuary:- 3 Little Gull ( ad., also of interest 63 Shelduck & exhausted Razorbill )

14.2.14, Exmouth:- Little Gull ( ad., on estuary, from car park behind station )

13.2.14, Plymouth City Centre:- Black Redstart ( f., outside BHS, Armada Way ), 2 Grey Wagtail ( over )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Greenshank, Blackcap ( f. )

12.2.14, Axe Estuary:- KUMLIEN'S GULL ( ad., from Coronation Corner )
Sowton Industrial Estate:- 20+ Siskin ( in Alders nr. B & Q )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

11.2.14, Burrator Reservoir:- 2 Little Grebe, Green Woodpecker, 2 Dipper, 6+ Raven, 3 Siskin, 2+ Marsh Tit
Noss Mayo:- 2 Little Grebe, Greenshank
St. Budeaux, Plymouth:- Lesser Whitethroat
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

10.2.14, Exmouth:- KUMLIEN'S GULL ( ad., 12:45, nr. Lifeboat Station ), GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad., on Shelly Bank, off Imperial Ground, later off Dawlish Warren )
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, Grey Wagtail
Slapton:- 3 Great Northern Diver, 22 Little Grebe, Slavonian Grebe, 7 Black Necked Grebe, 9 Goldeneye, 2 Scaup ( m., f. ), Shoveler, 132 Gadwall, 54 Wigeon, 32 Pochard, 366 Tufted Duck ( also Tufted Duck x Red Crested Pochard hybrid )
Plym Estuary:- 4 Goosander ( 2 m., 2 f. ), Red Breasted Merganser ( f. ), Greenshank
Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull, Little Gull
River Dart, Totnes:- 4 Little Grebe, 2 Goosander, 20+ Snipe, 4 Common Sandpiper
Oreston:- 4 Blackcap
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

9.2.14, Exmouth:- ICELAND GULL ( 1 w., initially on Exe Estuary from Imperial Ground, later from seafront, off Lifeboat Station )
Cattewater, Plymouth:- Great Northern Diver ( from TR2 )
Stover Park:- Little Grebe, 4 Goosander, Kingfisher, Jay
Blaxton Meadow, Saltram:- Little Grebe, Jack Snipe, 5+ Snipe, 2 Common Sandpiper ( also of interest a sickly Guillemot on the estuary, one of many displaced auks in the area )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

8.2.14, Hopes Nose, Torbay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Little Gull ( ad. )
Thurlestone Marsh:- Little Gull ( ad., with 40 Black Headed Gull & ad. Kittiwake ), Water Pipit
West Hoe, Plymouth:- Little Gull ( ad. )
Blaxton Meadow, Saltram:- ICELAND GULL ( 1w., briefly ), Pintail ( f. ), 6 Red Breasted Merganser, 3 Turnstone, Mediterranean Gull ( ad., nr. s/pl., also a leucistic Black Headed Gull, in a flock of 130 )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

7.2.14, Sampford Peverell:- 50+ Golden Plover ( nr. M5 )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Bovey Valley:- 4+ Redpoll

6.2.14, South Molton:- 20+ Redwing, Blackcap ( m. )
Beesands:- Bittern ( in flight )
Kingsbridge Estuary:- 7 Red Breasted Merganser

5.2.14, Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

4.2.14, Burrator Reservoir:- RING NECKED DUCK ( f. ), Little Grebe, Siskin, 5+ Goldcrest
Plymstock:- Blackcap ( m. )
Plymbridge:- 4+ Goosander, Kingfisher
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 300+ Wigeon
South Huish:- 115 Wigeon, 35 Teal, 5 Shoveler, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Avonwick:- 17 Redwing, 5 Goldcrest
Ernesettle Creek:- Spotted Redshank, 4 Greenshank, Kingfisher
Wembury Point:- Yellow Legged Gull ( ad. )

3.2.14, Noss Mayo:- 2 Little Grebe ( Bridgend ), Tawny Owl
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER, 8+ Great Northern Diver, 4 Black Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Black Guillemot
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

2.2.14, Darts Farm, Topsham:- Brambling ( f. )
East Charleton:- 20+ Fieldfare
South Huish:- 80+ Wigeon, 20+ Teal, 4 Shoveler
Thurlestone Marsh:- 6 Teal, Kingfisher
River Erme, Holbeton:- 80+ Wigeon, 40+ Teal, 2 Raven
Gara Bridge:- 2 Dipper
Aveton Gifford:- 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank
Kingsbridge / Salcombe Estuary:- 5 Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad., w. )
Slapton:- 35+ Little Grebe, 5 Black Necked Grebe, 60+ Wigeon, 3+ Water Rail, 2 Tawny Owl, 3 Chiffchaff, 3+ Cetti's Warbler
Stover Park:- 7 Goosander, Water Rail, 2 Kingfisher, Marsh Tit
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

1.2.14, Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL, Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, 100+ Brent Goose, 5 Velvet Scoter
Slapton:- Bittern
Ringmore, nr. Shaldon:- Cirl Bunting ( f. )
Noss Mayo:- Little Grebe, 2 Greenshank
Devil's Point, Plymouth:- Whimbrel
Ernesettle Marsh, Plymouth:- 25 Snipe
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

31.1.14, Yealmpton:- 8 Goosander ( 4 m., 4 f., Rver Yealm )
Darts Farm, Topsham:- Brambling ( f. ), Chiffchaff
The Hoe, Plymouth:- Little Gull ( ad., close in )
Brixham Harbour:- 3 Great Northern Diver, 10+ Purple Sandpiper, 10+ Turnstone, Black Guillemot
Topsham:- 2 Gadwall, 5 Pintail, Tufted Duck, 2 Snipe, 120 Bar Tailed Godwit

30.1.14, A303, Honiton junction:- GLOSSY IBIS ( flew over road )
West Hoe, Plymouth:- Black Redstart ( Rusty Anchor )
South Huish:- ICELAND GULL ( 1w., 10:40 - 10:55, believed different bird to 24.1.14 ), 105 Wigeon, 60 Teal, 4 Shoveler
Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver ( E. ), 2 Red Throated Diver
Newton Ferrers:- Green Woodpecker
Exe Estuary:- 4 Goldeneye, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank ( from Stuart Line boat )
Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Black Necked Grebe, Goldeneye, Goosander ( m. ), Chiffchaff
Wembury:- ICELAND GULL ( ad., found dead )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

29.1.14, Sidmouth:- Black Redstart ( Alma Bridge )
River Tamar:- 2 Spoonbill ( over Tamar Bridge towards Ernesettle )
Plymouth:- Chiffchaff ( m., Plymouth University ), Fox ( m., Brandreth Rd. )
Venn Ottery Common:- Jack Snipe, Crossbill
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )

28.1.14, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS
Puslinch:- 11 Little Grebe, 62 Wigeon, 4 Greenshank, 2 Raven
Noss Mayo:- 2 Little Grebe, Tawny Owl
Churchstow:- Barn Owl
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

27.1.14, Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. )
Thurlestone Bay:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1w., 09:45, W. )
South Huish:- 95 Wigeon, 25 Teal, 5 Shoveler
Thurlestone Marsh:- Little Grebe, 10 Teal, Grey Wagtail
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

26.1.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley )
Newton Ferrers:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Dawlish Warren:- Red Throated Diver, Great Northern Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Slavonian Grebe, 5 Velvet Scoter, Green Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush
Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. )
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- 2 Red Throated Diver
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS
Burrator Reservoir:- RING NECKED DUCK ( f. )

25.1.14, Exminster Marshes / Turf Locks:- 200+ Brent Goose, 100+ Avocet, 100+ Lapwing, Kingfisher
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Goldcrest ( also of interest, frogspawn )
St. Leonards, Exeter:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Brixham Harbour:- 6+ Great Northern Diver, 3+ Black Throated Diver, Black Guillemot, 12+ Purple Sandpiper, 20+ Turnstone, 2 Rock Pipit
Exmouth Seafront:- Great Northern Diver, Red Necked Grebe, 2 Long Tailed Duck
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( f. )
Sidmouth:- Red Admiral

24.1.14, Clearbrook:- Green Woodpecker, Dipper ( River Meavy )
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS, 2 Water Pipit
South Huish:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad. w. ), ICELAND GULL ( 1 w. ), Yellow Legged Gull ( ad. w. ), 115 Wigeon, 125 Teal, 3 Shoveler, 30 Snipe
Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker
Slapton:- Bittern ( Higher Ley )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )
Yealmpton:- Goosander ( m. )

23.1.14, Stover Park:- 11 Goosander ( 3 m., 8 f. ), Kingfisher, 2 Raven, 4+ Jay, 3+ Siskin, 5+ Marsh Tit, 4 Goldcrest
Decoy Country Park, Newton Abbot:- Scaup ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, 6+ Redwing
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, 2 Tawny Owl, Goldcrest
Exminster Marshes:- Barnacle Goose, 100+ Golden Plover, Merlin ( m. ), Chiffchaff
Tamerton Lake:- Spotted Redshank, 4 Greenshank
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Black Redstart, 2 Grey Wagtail
Exmouth Seafront:- Long Tailed Duck
Yealmpton:- 2 Goosander ( m., f. )
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

22.1.14, River Plym:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser ( m., 3 f. ), 6 Mandarin ( 3 m., 3 f. )
Alphington:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER ( in bushes around rear car park of Lucerne Nursing Home, Chudleigh Rd., foot access has been granted to birders )
Torquay:- Blackcap
Plymouth University:- Siberian Chiffchaff ( in trees S. of main hall, singing and giving typical calls of Tristis & Colybita )
Burrator:- 4 Goosander
Cator:- 50+ Redwing, 6 Fieldfare, Mistle Thrush
Ashburton:- 2 Goosander
Clennon Valley Playing Fields, Paignton:- GLOSSY IBIS
Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Yarner Woods:- 10 Siskin, 2 Marsh Tit ( all nr. hide )
River Otter:- Kingfisher
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

21.1.14, Cann Woods, Plympton:- 2 Tawny Owl
River Exe, Exeter:- Goosander ( m., opposite Double Locks Inn )
A30 nr. Honiton:- 6+ Goldcrest
Clennon Valley, Paignton:- GLOSSY IBIS
Decoy Country Park, Newton Abbot:- Scaup
Stover Country Park:- 7 Goosander ( 4 m., 3 f. ), 5+ Snipe, Marsh Tit
Sticklepath, Dartmoor:- 20 Fieldfare
Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Great Northern Diver, 3 Red Throated Diver, 275 Wigeon ( E. ), 8 Turnstone, 4 Ringed Plover, Sanderling ( also of interest 1230 Kittiwake past )
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS

20.1.14, Exmouth:- Blackcap ( f. )
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, Tawny Owl
Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS, Water Rail, 3+ Greenshank, 6+ Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 2 Water Pipit, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff
Rackerhays, Newton Abbot:- 25 Tufted Duck, 25 Redwing, 7 Siskin, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest
Sowton:- 30+ Siskin ( nr. B & Q, Avocet Rd. )
Yalberton Farm, Stoke Gabriel:- CATTLE EGRET
Wembury Point:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( ad. )
South Huish:- 50+ Teal, 80+ Wigeon, 4 Teal, Tufted Duck, 3 Snipe, 4 Lapwing, Fox

19.1.14, Slapton:- ICELAND GULL ( ad., Ireland Bay ), Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 24 Little Grebe, 3 Black Necked Grebe, Bittern ( Higher Ley ), 3+ Water Rail, Woodcock ( fushed from beside Higher Ley ), 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Chiffchaff
Thurlestone Bay:- 13 Great Northern Diver, Black Throated Diver, 7 Common Scoter, 10 Turnstone
South Huish:- 122 Wigeon, 96 Teal, 4 Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Noss Mayo:- Greenshank, Green Woodpecker
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 6 Chiffchaff
Wembury:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Grey Wagtail, 1+ Cirl Bunting
Kingsbridge Estuary, Geese Quarries to West Charleton Marsh:- 3 Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, 131 Brent Goose, 12 Pintail, 3 Chiffchaff
Beesands:- 2+ Great Northern Diver, 20+ Common Scoter

18.1.14, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS, 4 Common Sandpiper, 2 Kingfisher
Ernesettle Marsh, Plymouth:- 10 Snipe
Exmouth:- Red Necked Grebe ( off pier ), Blackcap ( f. )
Stover Patk:- 10 Goosander, 2 Kingfisher

17.1.14, Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, Little Grebe, 2 Water Rail, 50+ Wigeon, 5 Shoveler ( inc. leucistic bird ), 30+ Gadwall, 3+ Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, 4+ Goldcrest
Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS ( South Efford Marsh ), 2 Common Sandpiper
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Water Pipit, Black Redstart
Exmouth:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 2 c.y., Great Bull Hill )
Berry Head:- WHITE BILLED DIVER, 8+ Great Northern Diver
Yalberton Farm, Stoke Gabriel:- CATTLE EGRET
Sowton:- 30+ Siskin ( nr. B & Q, Avocet Rd. )

16.1.14, Slapton:- Red Throated Diver, 3 Black Necked Grebe, 35+ Common Scoter
Chillington:- Woodcock ( over )
West Charleton Marsh:- Raven, 2 Grey Wagtail, 3 Chiffchaff, 6+ Goldcrest
Bowcombe Creek:- 3 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher
Exminster Marshes:- Barnacle Goose, 150 Golden Plover
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Yalberton Farm, Stoke Gabriel:- CATTLE EGRET
Teignmouth:- Great Northern Diver

15.1.14, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl
Exmouth:- Blackcap ( m. )
Noss Mayo:- Little Grebe, 2 Greenshank
Berry Head:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( ad., from quarry )
Topsham:- Long Tailed Duck, Spotted Redshank
Paignton Zoo:- CATTLE EGRET ( to roost, 16:20 )
Thurlestone Bay:- 160 Wigeon, 15 Shoveler
South Huish:- 80 Teal, 45 Wigeon, 5 Shoveler, 25 Lapwing, 5 Snipe
South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS, 3 Water Pipit

14.1.14, Yalberton farm, Stoke Gabriel:- CATTLE EGRET, 2 Raven
Berry Head:- WHITE BILLED DIVER, 3 Great Northern Diver
Brixham:- 4+ Great Northern Diver, 2+ Black Throated Diver, Black Guillemot, 18 Purple Sandpiper
Kingsbridge:- 2 Greenshank, Blackcap ( f. )
Topsham Recreation Ground:- Common Sandpiper, 3 Grey Wagtail, Black Redstart ( f., by upturned white boat )
Brookings Down Wood, Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker
Thurlestone Bay:- 9 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, Eider
South Huish:- 105 Wigeon, 7 Shoveler, Tufted Duck, 30 Lapwing, 15 Snipe
Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS, Little Grebe, 2 Greenshank, 3 Common Sandpiper

13.1.14, Brixham:- 6+ Great Northern Diver, 3 Black Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, Black Guillemot, 14 Purple Sandpiper
Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, 3 Common Sandpiper
Yalberton Farm, Stoke Gabriel:- CATTLE EGRET
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL, 2 Red Throated Diver, Great Northern Diver, Long Tailed Duck, 6 Velvet Scoter
Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker
Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 25 Golden Plover
Barnstaple:- Red Admiral

12.1.14, Stover Park:- Little Grebe, 5 Goosander, 2 Kingfisher
Ernesettle Creek / River Tamar, Plymouth:- Little Grebe, 2 Gadwall, 15 Wigeon, 35 Teal, 40+ Avocet, Spotted Redshank, 6 Snipe, 4 Greenshank
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

11.1.14, Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, 4+ Common Sandpiper
Slapton:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Black Necked Grebe, Scaup ( m. ), 50+ Wigeon, 4+ Water Rail, Dunlin, 3 Snipe, 3 Tawny Owl, Kingfisher, 2 Mistle Thrush, 3+ Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 5+ Goldcrest
Sidbury:- Dipper, Goldcrest
nr. Ernesettle Sewage Works:- Firecrest
nr. Saltram, Plymouth:- 2 Jack Snipe ( flushed )
Stover Park:- 2 Goosander ( m., f. ), Water Rail, 10+ Goldcrest
Cattedown Wharf, Plymouth:- Black Redstart, Grey Seal
Colebrook, Plympton:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Longbridge, River Plym:- 2 Goosander ( m., f. ), Common Sandpiper
West Charleton Marsh / Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 6 Brent Goose, 400+ Wigeon, 3+ Shoveler, 6+ Pintail, 8 Teal, Water Rail, Turnstone, 150 Dunlin, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest
Yalberton farm, Stoke Gabriel:- CATTLE EGRET
Brixham:- ICELAND GULL ( juv. ), 4+ Great Northern Diver, 2 Black Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, 2 Black Guilllemot, 18 Purple Sandpiper
Longstone Hill, Meldon:- Snipe
River Erme, Holbeton:- 90+ Wigeon, Raven

10.1.14, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 18 Little Grebe, 3 Black Necked Grebe, 39 Common Scoter, 84 Wigeon, 13 Shoveler ( inc. leucistic bird ), 150 Gadwall, 288 Tufted Duck ( also Red Crested Pochard x Tufted Duck hybrid ), 2 Scaup, 29 Pochard, 10 Goldeneye, 3+ Water Rail, Kingfisher, 3+ Water Rail, 5 Stock Dove
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL, 5 Velvet Scoter
Cockwood:- Slavonian Grebe
Exmouth Seafront:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver
Newton Ferrers:- Greenshank

9.1.14, Brixham / Shoalstone:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( 10:15 ), ICELAND GULL ( juv. ), 15+ Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 6+ Black Throated Diver, Slavonian Grebe, 2 Black Guillemot, 30+ Turnstone, 19 Purple Sandpiper
Dawlish Warren:- 5 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2+ Black Throated Diver, 3+ Little Grebe, 7 Common Scoter, 2+ Water Rail, Green Woodpecker, Grey Wagtail, Mistle Thrush
Smeatharpe Aerodrome, Uppottery:- 58 Lapwing, 40 Fieldfare, 10 Redwing
River Lew, Northlew:- Green Sandpiper
Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )
Slapton:- 2 Goldeneye, Otter ( nr. bridge )

8.1.14, Burrator Reservoir:- Little Grebe, 3 Goosander ( m., 2 f. ), 4 Mandarin ( 2 m., 2 f. ), 7 Teal ( 3 m., 4 f. ), 4 Raven, 3+ Goldcrest
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), ICELAND GULL ( juv. ), 10+ Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2+ Black Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Black Guillemot, 12+ Turnstone, 6+ Purple Sandpiper
Otter Estuary:- 2 GLOSSY IBIS, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Teignmouth Seafront:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( past )

7.1.14, Slapton:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, Black Necked Grebe, 20+ Common Scoter
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), 20+ Great Northern Diver, 2+ Black Throated Diver, 2 Red Necked Grebe, 12+ Turnstone, 8+ Purple Sandpiper
Otter Estuary:- 2 GLOSSY IBIS, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Water Pipit
Clennon Valley, Paignton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, 5 Snipe, Kingfisher, Chiffchaff
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( ad. )
Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven
Burrator Reservoir:- Little Grebe, 5 Mandarin ( 4 m., f. ), 2 Raven, Jay, 1+ Goldcrest
Salcombe:- Black Redstart ( town centre )
Decoy Lake, Newton Abbot:- 2 Black Necked Grebe
Sand Bay, Exmouth:- Black Redstart
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

6.1.14, Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( ad. ), 3 Red Throated Diver, Long Tailed Duck, 2 Velvet Scoter
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), ICELAND GULL ( juv. ), 4 Great Northern Diver, 3+ Black Throated Diver, 2 Red Necked Grebe, 6+ Purple Sandpiper
Princetown:- 2 Raven
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

5.1.14, Lopwell Dam area:- 6+ Little Grebe, 4+ Red Legged Partridge, Kingfisher, 2 Raven, 7 Jay
Clennon Valley, Paignton:- YELLOW BROWED WARBLER, 3 Snipe, 2 Kingfisher, 2+ Chiffchaff, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Dawlish Warren:- BONAPARTE'S GULL ( ad. )
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), ICELAND GULL ( juv. ), 4 Great Northern Diver, Red Necked Grebe, 8+ Purple Sandpiper
Newton Ferrers:- Grey Wagtail

4.1.14, Cadover Bridge:- 2 Goosander ( m., f. )
Burrator Reservoir:- 4 Teal, 2 Stock Dove, Raven, 4+ Marsh Tit
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), ICELAND GULL, 8+ Great Northern Diver, 2 Black Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, 2 Black Guillemot, 6+ Purple Sandpiper, 4+ Rock Pipit
Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 8 Wigeon, Water Pipit
Noss Mayo:- 2 Greenshank
Stover Park:- 6 Goosander ( 3 m., 3 f. ), Kingfisher
Slapton:- 3 Little Grebe, 2 Black Necked Grebe, 22+ Common Scoter, 10+ Gadwall, 6+ Shoveler, 4 Goldeneye, 10+ Snipe, 2 Chiffchaff
Newton Ferrers:- Kingfisher, Blackcap ( m. )

3.1.14, Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Turnstone, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )
Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Eider ( f. )
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), ICELAND GULL, Great Northern Diver, Black Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Black Guillemot
Topsham:- Long Tailed Duck, Pintail ( m. ), Avocet, Snipe
Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap ( m. )

2.1.14, Slapton:- Bittern ( over Higher Ley ), 2 Red Throated Diver, Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe ( Ireland Bay ), 30+ Common Scoter, 88 Wigeon, 20+ Gadwall, Pochard, Shoveler, 6+ Water Rail, 2 Tawny Owl, Raven, 2 Chiffchaff, 5+ Cirl Bunting, 2 Fox, Pipistrelle Bat
West Charelton Marsh:- 6+ Chiffchaff, Grey Wagtail
Gara Bridge:- Dipper
Topsham Bridge:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Marsh Tit
Noss Mayo:- 3 Greenshank, Tawny Owl
Wiverton:- 40 Redwing ( Blackpool Farm )
Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), 30+ Great Northern Diver, 5+ Black Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Black Necked Grebe, Black Guillemot, 2 Purple Sandpiper
Decoy Lake, Newton Abbot:- Scaup ( m. ), Gadwall ( m. )
Kingsteignton:- Common Sandpiper ( Passage House Inn )
Kingsbridge Estuary:- 3 Great Northern Diver ( Saltstone )
Newton Ferrers:- Kingfisher, Blackcap ( m. )

1.1.14, Brixham:- WHITE BILLED DIVER ( in harbour ), 3 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Long Tailed Duck, 12+ Purple Sandpiper, 6 Turnstone
Topsham:- Long Tailed Duck
Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl
Countess Wear, River Exe, opposite Double Locks:- Goosander ( m. ), Kingfisher
Exmouth Seafront:- Great Skua
Teign Estuary, Passage House:- GLAUCOUS GULL ( 1w. ), Yellow Legged Gull
Decoy Lake, Newton Abbot:- Scaup ( m. )
Burrator Reservoir:- 3 Mandarin

 

 

 

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