Friday 22nd October 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Mevagissey ***GREEN HERON*** (1w) still at Lost Gardens of Heligan, showing well on top jungle pond,  Last entry to gardens is 1530hrs Map Here. Entry £10, follow on-site instructions. Also Firecrest (2)

The Lizard – COMMON CRANE flew over  c.1 miles north of Lizard village at 1100hrs, then over Grande at 1130hrs and over Lizard village at midday Firecrest and Treecreeper in Church cove  (Thanks I.Maclean et al)

Lands End ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) just inland of Trinity cottages on wires at 1020hrs, with Starlings


Sennen – BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER still in field south of A30, 1/4mile SW of B3306 junction opposite Trevedra Farm entrance in 2nd field on left view from metal gate, with Golden Plover tho mobile MAP HERE Snow Bunting still at Maria’s Lane

Hayle SPOONBILL still on Hayle Estuary RSPB at midday, stillpresen at 1500hrs. Curlew Sandpiper on main eastuary the flew onto Ryans Field

Porthgwarra LAPLAND BUNTING on moor. Yellow-browed Warbler (3), 1 in 60 foot cover, 1 in Doctors garden and 1 by car park. Also Firecrest and Black Redstart. Dartford Warbler still right of coastgurads early afternoon.

Treen – BARRED WARBLER still 1/2 mile south of Treen along footpath SW of coastpath in Pittosporum below Treen cliff SW.392.224, Yellow-browed Warbler nearby at Porthcurno

Stithians Short-eared Owl and Barn Owl (2) at Stithians reservoir at 1845hrs (Thanks S.Taylor)

Marazion Bittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB this morning

Gillian Eider (drk) below Lestowder cliff, for 2nd day

Gwithian Black-necked Grebe at St.Gothian Sands NR on main pool at 1100hrs

St.Levan – Yellow-browed Warbler by turning circle. Firecrest (2)

Mousehole - Yellow-browed Warbler just south of Mousehole still at Point Spaniard at start of coast path SW466.356

Rame Yellow-browed Warbler in willows at bottom of Forder hill at 1505hrs, showing well

St.JustFirecrest in Cot Valley

Nanquidno Firecrest in Nanquidno valley

Newlyn Snow Bunting still on cycle track just south of Sandy Cove MAP HERE

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