Saturday 29th October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Rock – Dalmatian Pelican (ad) on Camel Estuary still off Rock at midday

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel still at Boat Cove at 1615hrs

HayleFranklin’s Gull still at Hayle Estuary at 1305hrs. Also Spoonbill off B3301 causeway

PolgiggaShort-toed Lark and Water Pipit between Lower & Higher Bosistow Farm east of footpath in newly ploughed field but no sign of probable Eastern Yellow Wagtail.  Yellow-browed Warbler heard at Polgigga this afternoon. Also Siberian Chiffchaff (Thanks A.Harris)

Nanjizal – Short-toed LarkYellow-browed Warbler (9) and Siberian Chiffchaff at Nanjizal Valley

Porthcurno – Yellow-browed Warbler at Porthcurno

Bude – Yellow browed Warbler (1+) still at Coombe. Ruff (2) at maer lake (Thanks A.Roberts)

Nanquidno  Firecrest (2) at Nanquidno Valley, 1 in copse by track to Gurland Farm and 1 by parking area at end of Road

RoselandBlack-throated Diver (4), Red-necked Grebe, Slavonian Grebe and Great Northern Diver (2) off Pendower Beach this morning

Cape Cornwall – Black Redstart (2) at Cape Cornwall, 1 in paddock by ocean view

Torpoint – Black Redstart at St John’s Lake on roof at 0900hrs


One thought on “Saturday 29th October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Ros

    Dalmatian pelican in the estuary all day, Sat. 29th. 12 noon, adjacent to the Camel ski hire pontoon, sitting on a sandbank. 3pm, In the water,moving further up the estuary as the tide came in.

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