Friday 3rd November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Trevose Head Olive-backed Pipit at south end of Trevose Head flew over golf course and landed on wires near gate at 0828hrs but no sign since

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 0830hrs. Also Scaup. Hen Harrier (ringtail) at Colliford Lake at Lovely NR this afternoon. Scaup at Siblyback lake

TreenRose-coloured Starling (2 juv) in front garden of Pyre Cottage

RestronguetGreat White Egret opposite Point quit at 0945hrs

PorthcothanRichard’s Pipit at Porth Mear in long grass left of footpath above beach. Also Snow Bunting and Black Redstart

PenrynHawfinch (4) flew NE over Penryn this morning

Mawgan PorthHawfinch

MarazionYellow-browed Warbler

MaenporthYellow-browed Warbler (Thanks T.Phelps)

St JustYellow-browed Warbler at Kenidjack Valley

Ruan Lanihorne Spoonbill (2) flew up-river from Ardevora and circled Fal-Ruan complex below  Sett bridge at treetop height then flew back down river (Thanks D.Hall)

Gwithian Snow Bunting at St Gothian Sands LNR

HayleWhooper Swan at Hayle Estuary RSPB from B3301 causeway

Stithians ReservoirHen Harrier by feeders at southern cut off hide at 0810hrs then flew towards reservoir (Thanks John St Ledger)

No sign of White-rumped Sandpiper at St Gothian Sands LNR by 1000hrs

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