Category Archives: Daily Sightings

Up-to-date bird sightings from Cornwall. All info courtesy of BIRDNET unless Stated otherwise. (http://www.birdinformation.co.uk/)

Wednesday 26th November 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion*PACIFIC DIVER* (ad) still between Long Rock Reef and St.Michael’s Mount this afternoon. Also Great Northern Diver (13). Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Firecrest (2) still at NE end by Red River

Porthgwarra - DESERT WHEATEAR at Gwennap Head by coastguard lookout late morning, still present this afternoon (Birdnet)

HayleLESSER YELLOWLEGS reported this morning in creek at Lelant Saltings viewed from Old Quay House car park. (Birdnet). Goosander (4) on Ryans Field at 0845hrs (Thanks P.Jeggo). Great Northern Diver in Carnsew Basin

St Just – DUSKY WARBLER still at Kelynack near caravan on allotments again this morning at 09.30hrs (Birdnet)

Newquay - AMERICAN WIGEON (2 fem) at Gannel Estuary late afternoon (Thanks S.Rowe)

NanjizalYellow-browed Warbler at Nanjizal Valley

St AustellBlack-throated Diver (13) and Great Northern Diver at Par Bay

TowednackHen Harrier (ringtail) at Towednack

Penzance - Black Redstart (2) from path by railway station signal box mid morning

Tuesday 25th November 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion – *PACIFIC DIVER* (ad) still off St.Michael’s Mount between mount and rock island. Bittern (4) at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Firecrest at NE end by Red River

St Just – DUSKY WARBLER still at Kelynack near caravan on allotments

Hayle - LESSER YELLOWLEGS still at Copperhouse Creek.

SennenYellow-legged Gull (2w) at Sennen Cove this morning.  Siberian Chiffchaff (2) at Brew Sewage Works this afternoon

St JustFirecrest at Cot Valley

Newlyn -  Siberian Chiffchaff at Sandy Cove by tarmac track

PenzanceBlack Redstart (3) on rocks east of bus station

St BuryanBlack Redstart at Tower Meadows

Roseland - Black-necked Grebe (51), Red-breasted Merganser (21), Great Northern Diver (4) and Great Crested Grebe off Messack/Turnaware shore at 1130hrs. Brambling (8) at Messack Farm (Thanks S.Gay)

 

Monday 24th November 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion*PACIFIC DIVER* (ad) just west of St.Michael’s Mount mid afternoon. Also Great Northern Diver (16) and Black-throated Diver. HOUSE MARTIN over Marazion Marsh at 1630hrs (Thanks J.Marlow) and Bittern (2)

St JustDUSKY WARBLER at Kelynack just east of caravan park by path just north of cottage. Firecrest at Kelynack

Hayle - LESSER YELLOWLEGS still at Copperhouse Creek. Black Redstart at Ryan’s Field

SennenRING-BILLED GULL (1w) at Sennen Cove at 11:20 then flew east. Siberian Chiffchaff at Brew sewage works this afternoon

HeamoorRICHARD’S PIPIT just north of Heamoor at Bone in field south of path to Trevaylor tho mobile

Carrick RoadsBlack-necked Grebe (18), Black-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (4) in Carrick Roads, also Black-necked Grebe (8) in Carrick Roads from Mylor Churchtown. Also Great Northern Diver (2)

NewlynYellow-browed Warbler at Sandy Cove by tarmac track. Siberian Chiffchaff also by tarmac track

Carnon DownsSiberian Chiffchaff (2) at Carnon Downs sewage works

PenzanceBlack Redstart (2) by coast path just east of bus station

St AustellBlack-throated Diver, 2 off Porthpean and 1 off Pentewan (Thanks M.Whittaker)

BudeHOUSE MARTIN over Bude Canal at 16.15hrs (Thanks H.Vivian)

no sign of American Wigeon at Gannel Estuary, Newquay

 

Sunday 23rd November 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion*PACIFIC DIVER* (ad) still late morning just west of St Michael’s Mount. Bittern and Red-throated Diver at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks M.Jasper)

Newquay – AMERICAN WIGEON (fem) still on Gannel Estuary viewable from car park this morning

Hayle - LESSER YELLOWLEGS (1w) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB in Copperhouse Creek

PadstowBlack Guillemot still in Padstow harbour

NewlynYellow-browed Warbler still at Sandy Cove by tarmac track. Also Siberian Chiffchaff

RoselandBlack Redstart at Nare Head at Paradoe Cove on rocks at stream mouth below John Paradoe’s ruined cottage at 1530hrs (Thanks D.Hall)

LelantGoosander (4) on Hayle Estuary RSPB from Lelant Station (Thanks P.Jeggo)

Heamoor - No Sign of Richard’s Pipit at Bone