Friday 11th October 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin MoorRICHARD’S PIPIT flew over Cardinham Woods calling at 1300hrs (Thanks C.Mason)

NanquidnoCOMMON ROSEFINCH on brambles by seaward track by old mill. Yellow-browed Warbler between Nanjulian farm and Nanjulian Mill. Firecrest also

St JustYellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest in Cot Valley still. Hen Harrier (ringtail) flew over Cot Valley this morning

RameHen Harrier (ringtail) flew over scrub from Penlee battery towards Rame Head at 1040hrs (Thanks M.Jordan)

PorthgwarraFirecrest in 60 foot cover

St LevanYellow-browed Warbler at Kenidjack Valley still at top end in copse by engine shed

The LizardYellow-browed Warbler at Cadgwith at inglewidden. Yellow-browed Warbler at Pistol Meadow

MarazionHen Harrier (ringtail) flew over Choon Downs

PenzanceHen Harrier (ringtail) between New Mill and Treen

Zennor Turtle Dove still on barn roof, then drinking from puddle in car park (Thanks D.Jenkins). Redwing (27), Blackcap (5) and Garden Warbler at Trevail Valley (Thanks V.Stratton)

RoselandGN Diver and Swallow at Gerrans bay at 1630hrs (Thanks D.Hall)

St IvesFieldfare (58), Wheatear (2), Meadow Pipit (60+), Buzzard (7), Kestrel (2) and Sparrowhawk (male) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

GoonhavernRedwing (100+) flew over this morning (Thanks R.Copeland)

HayleRedwing (200-300) (Thanks P.Stevens)

SancreedRedwing (30), Lapwing (11), Snipe (3), Whitethroat and Meadow Pipit (50). (Thanks D.Flumm)

LooeEider (drk) at Hannafore Point (Thanks B.Rankin)

no sign of Black-winged Stilt at Hayle Estuary RSPB. Osprey flew north over at 0845hrs

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