Daily Archives: May 24, 2012

Thursday 24th May 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

St JustMONTAGU’S HARRIER (1s male) again at Bartinney Downs. Red Kite flew SW over Chapel Carn Brea at c1145hrs. Also Cuckoo (3+) and Wheatear (2) (Thanks S.Sargeant)

Red Kite, Bartinney Downs (S.Sargeant)

GwithianRed Kite flew south over Gwithian Green LNR at 0830hrs, then east at 0855hrs. Red Kite flew over Godrevy Towans (Thanks R.Boott)

WadebridgeRed Kite flew high over Wadebridge at 1130hrs (Thanks C.Selway). Spoonbill (2) at Walmsley Sanctuary. Bar-tailed Godwit (3) on mudflats near Tregunna (Thanks D.Mays)

St BrewardRed Kite flew over just east of St Breward at 1730hrs (Thanks H.Jackson)

The LizardDunlin (form schinzii) on Polpeor Beach this afternoon (Thanks M.Pamphilon). Cuckoo on cliffs at Predannack (Thanks B.Felce)

Bude Green Sandpiper (2), Reed Bunting (2m), Blackcap (10+), Garden Warbler (2), Raven, Buzzard (2), Sparrowhawk, Jay, Swallow (30+) and Swift at Tamar Lakes (Thanks H.Kendall)

GwennapCuckoo heard from Gwennap Churchyard at 0830hrs (Thanks L.Cox)

Cuckoo, Bartinney Downs (S.Sargeant)