Friday 14th October 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Stithians *GLOSSY IBIS* still at southern end of reservoir from Carnmenellis causeway this morning

DriftBLACK KITE (3) still SW of Catchall viewed from layby on A30 late afternoon

DavidstowROSE-COLOURED STARLING at Davidstow airfield this morning.

The LizardROSE COLOURED STARLING (juv) with Starlings at Lizard village this afternoon. Also Black Redstart (2). Med Gull (5) at Coverack (Thanks D.Collins) Hen Harrier (fem) hunting on Goonhilly Downs this afternoon (Thanks N.Bourdeaux)

St JustFirecrest (2), 1 at Cot Valley in willows behind electricity sub-station. Also Yellow Browed Warbler (Thanks K.Bealing). no sign of Yellow Browed Warbler in Kenidjack but Ring Ouzel (2) flew up valley

Gribbin HeadHobby, Crossbill (16) and Merlin at Gribbin Head this morning. Also Crimson Speckled Moth

Bodmin Moor Lapwing (15) flew towards Bodmin Moor near A30 at Plusha (Thanks A.Springall)

Wadebridge Spotted Redshank and Med Gull (8) on estuary. Med Gull (12) at Royal Cornwall Showground (Thanks C.Selway)

St IvesBalearic Shearwater and GN Diver past St Ives Island at 0800hrs

SennenMed Gull (ad) in Cove

PorthgwarraSnow Bunting on moor near coastguards at 1240hrs

Ruan LanihorneSwallow (10) flew SE over at 1730hrs (Thanks D.Hall)

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