Monday 31st October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still in Boat Cove NT then flew towards Trenow Cove. Park in Perranuthnoe and take coastal path west to view

Wadebridge – Dalmatian Pelican at Camel Estuary still on north bank 1.5 miles west of Wadebridge at 1530hrs (Thanks J.Weatherhead)

Hayle – Franklin’s Gull still at Hayle Estuary at 1555hrs. Cattle Egret on Hayle Estuary RSPB from causeway then on saltmash from new cycle path at 1655hrs. Also Spoonbill still feeding in main channel and Curlew Sandpiper (Thanks M.Halliday)

Curlew sandpiper (M.Halliday)

Curlew sandpiper (M.Halliday)

St Tudy – Cattle Egret (2) at Tinton Manor Farm at 0815hrs

St Just – Pallid Swift at Kenidjack Valley. Red-breasted Flycatcher still at Cot Valley in copse by engine shed. Also  Yellow-browed Warbler. Crossbill (male) flew SE over Cot Valley

PendeenBarred Warbler at Manor Farm

Nanjizal – Yellow-browed Warbler (4) and Siberian Chiffchaff at Nanjizal Valley trapped & ringed this morning. Please keep to public rights of way

Saltash – Spoonbill (3) on Rat Island on River Lynher early morning

Sancreed – Black Redstart at Sancreed

PortscathoBlack Redstart (male) in Gwarak Gwel An Mor (Thanks S.Jackson)

TruroBlack Redstart at Kirby Road on Malabar Estate

SennenCommon Swift over Sennen Cove

2 thoughts on “Monday 31st October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Carole Serbert

    The Pelican is on the Camel trail today, enjoying the sun and looks very relaxed had a great view through a bird watchers camera lens.

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