Friday 9th September 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

StithiansPECTORAL SANDPIPER from Golden Lion Cutoff early morning, still present at 1800hrs. Also Green Sandpiper (Thanks S.Rogers and A.Nicholson)

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) at Marazion Marsh from standing stone this morning, still present this afternoon

Drift - PECTORAL SANDPIPER (4) still at Drift reservoir in NW arm from hide. Also Spotted Redshank still

PorthgwarraBUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER (2) at Porthgwarra at mid afternoon tho mobile. Take track towards sea from Faraway cottage, over gate then turn right. Also WRYNECK by pool

HayleBUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER (juv) still on Ryans Field mid morning. no sign of Baird’s Sandpiper on estuary but Curlew Sandpiper (9), Arctic Tern (12) and Little Stint (juv)

NanquidnoWRYNECK still at Nanquidno at end of valley tho mobile

Port IsaacWRYNECK c1 mile west of Port Isaac on coastal path this afternoon (Thanks L.Jackson)

Upper TamarBlack Tern (1 ad, 1 juv), Swallow (40+), Chiffchaff, Blackcap (2) and Kingfisher at Upper Tamar Lake (H.Kendall)

Sennen - Great Skua flew south past Sennen Cove at 1040hrs (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

DavidstowCurlew Sandpiper (juv) on Davidstow airfield still this morning, still this afternoon. Also Sanderling (3), Golden Plover and Yellow Wagtail (Thanks A.Davey)

Leave a Reply