Saturday 16th October 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Mevagissey- ***GREEN HERON*** (1w) still at Lost Gardens of Heligan from hide in Hidden Valley, also seen on Jungle pool Last entry to gardens is 1530hrs. SW.99.64.71 Map Here.

Entry: Adult £10, Senior £9, Child £6, Family £27 More info here

Porthcurno BARRED WARBLER along footpath south of coast path in Pittosporum below cliff between 2 beaches this evening, showing well

Porthgwarra Large Pipit sp. on moor this morning tho mobile. RED-THROATED PIPIT over Porthgwarra. Also LAPLAND BUNTING (3). Fircrest in 60 foot cover. Woodlark (4) flew South over Porthgwarra

Sennen ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) on north side of Sennen at Sunny Corner lane late morning

St.LevanFirecrest at St.Levan

Polgigga Turtle Dove at Arden-Sawah farm

Newlyn Snow Bunting still south of Sandy cove on cycle track, showing well. GN Diver offshore

Hayle Curlew Sandpiper still on Hayle estuary from B3301 causeway. Red-throated Diver in Carbis Bay mid afternoon (Thanks S.Jackson)

Bude Little Stint and Curlew Sandpiper at Maer lake NR at 1400hrs

St.Just – Yellow-browed Warbler still in Kenidjack valley in copse by engine shed, tho elusive. Firecrest by Tregeseal gallery. Short-eared Owl flew over Carn Gloose heading inland

RameDartford Warbler, Hobby, Cirl Bunting (4+), and White Wagtail ay Rame

NanquidnoFirecrest by Nanquidno farm

Marazion Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Whooper Swan (4) briefly this morning

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