Monday 26th September 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Camel Estuary – Dalmatian Pelican still on Camel Estuary off Old Town Bay at 1230hrs, off Porthilly beach, Rock between 1300-1500hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel still in Boat Cove NT. Park in Perranuthnoe and take coastal path west to view

Newquay – Baird’s Sandpiper (juv) still on north side of Gannel estuary by footbridge between Hotel California and Penpol Creek

The Lizard Icterine Warbler at Church Cove in trees by church. Also Pied Flycatcher

DavidstowRose coloured Starling still at Davidstow Airfield in small flock of Starlings at start of runway. Also Pectoral Sandpiper with Ringed Plover (2)  c.200-300m along main runway on left. No sign of Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Thanks R.Fenner)

Truro – Spoonbill and Osprey on Truro River from Sunny Corner

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