Friday 6th September 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin MoorPECTORAL SANDPIPER (2 juv) at Siblyback Lake at north end with Dunlin at 1300hrs. Also Yellow-legged Gull (ad) and Spotted Flycatcher (2). From car park walk past hide and over bridge, view near entrance to woods

Stithians - PECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still at Stithians reservoir at Golden Lion cut off from hide this morning until 1108hrs then flew south, then again this afternoon. Also Bar-tailed Godwit and Common Sandpiper (3) (Thanks M.Curtis et al)

PorthgwarraWRYNECK north of wall

Restronguet CreekOsprey still in Restronguet Creek then flew towards Devoran at 0830hrs, then at Devoran quay at 1400hrs (Thanks J.St Ledger)

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (56), Sooty Shearwater, Arctic Skua (11), Great Skua, Black Tern (2), Arctic Tern (juv) and Med Gull (2 1w) flew past Pendeen Watch between 0700-1440hrs

St AustellSandwich Tern (5), Ringed Plover (15), Sanderling (7) and Knot at Par beach at 1300hrs (Thanks M.Hughes)

St Ives - Whinchat (2), Wheatear (26), Dartford Warbler (ad male), Meadow Pipit (18) and Buzzard (6) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

WadebridgeCurlew Sandpiper at Commissioners Quay this afternoon

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