Friday 10th October 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PorthgwarraEASTERN SUBALPINE WARBLER (male) at south end of Doctor’s Garden at midday, No Further Sign by 17:30. RED BREASTED FLYCATCHER at north end of 60 foot cover, still present this evening. Also Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest. Hooded Crow at Roskestal Farm

PenzanceROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) on wires north of KFC at mid morning, flew towards Morrisons then in Morrisons car park on lights by railway at 1235hrs. Eider (drk) in Penzance harbour at 0750hrs

SancreedSHORT-TOED LARK still in area with no general access

PenzanceYellow-browed Warbler in gardens by dry dock at 16:30hrs

St JustYellow-browed Warbler at Kenidjack Valley  just beyond last house in bushes this afternoon

St IvesWhooper Swan (5) flew over St.Ives Island mid morning

Torpoint – Osprey flew over Torpoint this afternoon. Sandwich Tern at Cremyll. (Thanks R.Kirkwood)

Hayle – Curlew Sandpiper (juv) at Hayle Estuary RSPB. Med Gull (24) from Lelant Platform Little Stint, Med Gull (66), Common Tern and Arctic Tern in Carnsew Basin (Thanks D.Flumm)

The Lizard – Ring Ouzel (1w) at Mullion. Spotted Flycatcher at Church Cove (Thanks R.Thomas).

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