Friday 15th October 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Mevagissey- ***GREEN HERON*** (1w) still at Lost Gardens of Heligan from hide in Hidden Valley, also seen on Jungle pool Last entry to gardens is 1530hrs. SW.99.64.71 Map Here.

Entry: Adult £10, Senior £9, Child £6, Family £27 More info here

Sennen CASPIAN GULL (2w) in Sennen Cove this morning. Black Redstart on chapel roof at 1540hrs

Polgigga ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) at Rafta farm this evening. Turtle Dove (2) at Arden-Sawah farm

Porthgwarra RED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER still in bushes by car park. Also LAPLAND BUNTING, Short-eared Owl and Firecrest

Torpoint – SPOONBILL (7) at St.Johns Lake (Thanks M.Morton)

Padstowpossible RING-BILLED GULL (ad) from Rumps point this afternoon. Also Merlin (Thanks C.Selway)

St.JustYellow-browed Warbler still at top end of Cot valley by Cot manor. Yellow-browed Warbler still in Kenidjack valley in copse by engine shed. Also Firecrest and Ring Ouzel (2). Red Kite over Carn Gloose

Falmouth Yellow-browed Warbler at Tremough Campus this afternoon (Thanks T.Veen)

Boscastle Balearic Shearwater (5) at Trevalga lingering off Short and Long islands at c1220hrs

Botallack Firecrest at Botallack

Nanquidno Firecrest in valley opposite cottages at 1215hrs

Indian Queens Firecrest (2) at Goss Moor (Thanks M.Whittaker)

Lands End Ring Ouzel by Swingates house this morning

Mousehole Yellow-browed Warbler at Point Spaniard at start of coast path. Snow Bunting near Penlee point

Porthcurno Snow Bunting flew over Porthcurno

Marazion Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Firecrest. GN Diver offshore

Porthlevan Crossbill (5) flew east over Rinsey Head

Newlyn Snow Bunting south of Sandy cove on cycle track, showing well (Thanks M.Curtis and D.Milligan)

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