Friday 16th October 2015 Cornwall Bird Sightings

NanjizalBlyth’s Reed Warbler at Nanjizal Valley trapped & ringed. Yellow-browed Warbler at Nanjizal Valley trapped & ringed. Also Firecrest (5). Ring Ouzel at Nanjizal Valley

Lands EndDusky Warbler still at Land’s End by entrance in sallows opposite Swingates House but elusive, still present this afternoon tho elusive. Yellow-browed Warbler, Rose-coloured Starling (juv). Black Redstart & Short-eared Owl along Sennen cycle track

Hayle – Ring-billed Gull (2w) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB, also an unconfirmed report of another. Also Spoonbill still (Thanks R.Veal)

PenberthYellow-browed Warbler at Penberth

PorthlevenYellow-browed Warbler at Porthleven

St Just –  Yellow-browed Warbler (3) at Cot Valley at Corner Cottage north of valley. Yellow-browed Warbler in Kenidjack Valley.

NanquidnoBlack Redstart between Nanquidno & Cot Valley at Little Hendra. Also Ring Ouzel (2). Lapland Bunting over Nanquidno Valley

Porthcurno – Yellow-browed Warbler south of car park

PendeenShort-eared Owl in off sea this morning. Yellow-browed Warbler in copse at Calartha Farm

Antony – Spoonbill at Jupiter Point at 0930hrs on Rat Island at high tide

BoscastleFirecrest (male) breifly in garden (Thanks N.Page)

PenrynFirecrest (2) at Penryn Campus this morning. Also Redwing (500+), Fieldfare (70+) and Song Thrush (20+) flew overhead (Thanks B.Porter)

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