Monday 15th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion – PECTORAL SANDPIPER still at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Little Stint on beach

SennenROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) with Starlings north of Sennen west of B3306 300yds north of A30 junction at Higher Tregiffian Farm this afternoon

SennenLapland Bunting flew over Sennen at 10:00hrs

St JustOsprey flew south over St.Just at 08:25hrs

DevoranCurlew Sandpiper at Devoran Quay at 10:05hrs. Also Whimbrel (2), Knot, Grey Plover, Black-tailed Godwit (12), Bar-tailed Godwit (4)  (Thanks J.St Ledger)

WadebridgeCurlew Sandpiper (4) at Dinham Flats at 18:40hrs

HayleLittle Stint (2) and Pale-bellied Brent Goose at Hayle Estuary RSPB

BudeCurlew Sandpiper (4) and Spotted Redshank at Maer Lake at 15:00hrs

GolantOsprey on River Fowey at Golant between 1700-1730hrs fishing the incoming tide (Thanks R.Waddell)

Bodmin MoorLittle Stint (3), Hobby, Curlew Sandpiper, Dunlin (18), Ringed Plover (21),  Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, Gadwell (7), Teal (5) and Grey Heron (3) at Colliford Lake (Thanks P.Kemp)

Sunday 14th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER still at Marazion Marsh RSPB from standing stone. Little Stint and Knot on beach at Red River mouth (Thanks S.Rogers)

Bude - WRYNECK at Cleave camp. Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper (3), Spotted Redshank and Greenshank (2) at Maer Lake (Thanks A.Roberts)

The LizardWRYNECK just north west of Lizard village at Caerthillian on road 100yds before Carn Goon. Firecrest, Spotted Flycatcher (4) and Whinchat (5) at Grochall. Little Stint (2) and Curlew Sandpiper at Croft Pascoe (Thanks I.Maclean)

GrumblaWRYNECK at Caer Bran

St LevanDotterel at St.Levan in newly sown fields on north west side of Roskestal. Osprey between Porthgwarra & St.Levan

WadebridgeSpoonbill at Dinham Flats this evening. Also Curlew Sandpiper (2) & Little Stint

DriftSpotted Redshank at north end of Drift Reservoir

Upper Tamar LakeOsprey still present (Thanks B.Teague)

SaltashOsprey flew west viewed from Notter bridge at 1150hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

PorthgwarraPied Flycatcher (2) and Whinchat (10) at Porthgwarra

HayleLittle Stint (3) at Hayle Estuary RSPB from Lelant Saltings. Also Curlew SandpiperPale-bellied Brent Goose still on Hayle Estuary also

StithiansLittle Stint at Stithians Reservoir from Stuart Hutchings Hide

NanquidnoBottlenose Dolphin (6-7) off Nanquidno at 16:30hrs (Thanks D & J Hutchison)

Saturday 13th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Lands EndCOMMON ROSEFINCH by Treve Moor House then flew south west

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Little Stint and Wheatear (2 fem) at 1730hrs (Thanks A.Bond)

St LevanDotterel in newly sown fields on north side of Roskestal this afternoon

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (24) flew past Pendeen Watch between 06:50-10:00hrs

HayleLittle Stint (juv) still on Hayle Estuary off B3301 causeway

DriftSpotted Redshank at Drift Reservoir

Upper Tamar - Osprey fishing Upper Tamar lake (Thanks C.Lovejoy)

Friday 12th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still at Marazion Marsh RSPB on scrape at east end just west of Red River viewable from standing stone. Little Stint (3 juv) on beach

Nanjizal - WRYNECK at Nanjizal Valley on seaward side of Faraway Cottage

Upper Tamar Lake - Osprey still at Upper Tamar Lake. Also Common Sandpiper and Willow Warbler. (Thanks H.Kendall)