Saturday 13th October 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

The Lizard – **PADDYFIELD WARBLER** still on east side of Lizard village at Church cove. Use car park then walk towards sea, take footpath north to view small quarry 100yards north of bottom of valley. Also RED-BACKED SHRIKE, on right by small pond 200 yards down footpath to Housel Bay from road from Lizard Village to Southerly Point – showing well. WOOD WARBLER in gardens at The Lizard (Thanks D.Collins). Redstart, on edge of field 300 yards south of Lizard village right hand side of road to Southerly Point and (2) at 1330hrs (Thank Dr J.Lander). Also Unconfirmed report of Olive-backed Pipit at Church Cove and Yellow-browed Warbler at Lizard Point at Pistil Meadow and Yellow-browed Warbler in copse in car park at Church Cove.

Paddyfield Warbler, Church Cove (M.Barker)

SennenGLOSSY IBIS (7) just SE of Brew Pool this morning

Sancreed - GLOSSY IBIS 1ml SW of Sancreed and north of Brane in flooded field just north of A30

Polzeath RING-BILLED GULL (2 1w) past Rumps Point this afternoon. Also Brent Goose (3) (Thanks C.Selway)

RameBARRED WARBLER briefly at rame Head in valley at Penmillard Farm at 1045hrs

PorthgwarraCORNCRAKE along footpath to St Levan

Stithians – female Ring Ouzel in a garden in Trembroath. (Thanks J.Shutt)

NanquidnoRing Ouzel in valley bottom this morning

PendeenPied Flycatcher still in copse opposite Boscaswall Stores. Snow Bunting near lighthouse on coast path by coastguard cottages

St LevanYellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest (2) at church by turning circle

MarazionFirecrest still at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Pale-bellied Brent Goose on beach

St IvesRedwing (2) at Towednack. Wheatear and Meadow Pipit (30+) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

St JustWillow Warbler and Firecrest (2) at Tregeseal Valley (Thanks V.Stratton). Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest in Cot Valley. Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest still in Kenidjack Valley in trees by donkey paddock

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