Friday 18th October 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PenzanceROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) still at Morrison’s car park this morning. Med Gull (2), Wheatear, Common Gull, Pied Wagtail (15), Grey Wagtail (2) and Meadow Pipit (20) at Chyandour (Thanks D.Flumm)

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (5) and GN Diver (2) flew past Pendeen Watch

PorthgwarraBalearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater and GN Diver flew past Gwennap Head in 1.5hrs

HayleMed Gull (8 ad) on Hayle Estuary at 1100hrs. Med Gull (2 ad) at Copperhouse Creek (Thanks P.Freestone). Garganey (drk) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB. Also Osprey fishing over River Hayle and estuary at 1530hrs (Thanks A.Neil)

GoonhavernBlack Redstart (imm) on roofs in Carriage Parc road (Thanks R.Copeland)

HelstonWhooper Swan near Culdrose Airfield at 1350hrs

SaltashSpotted Redshank (3) at Kingsmill Lake Hayle –

The LizardRing Ouzel at Mullion Cove

NewlynSnow Bunting still on coast path below quarry

StithiansSnipe (16) and Dunlin at Stithians reservoir (Thanks K.Reeves)

Reported Rough-legged Buzzard at Cot Valley was a Buzzard

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