Saturday 31st October 2015 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion**Hudsonian Whimbrel** still on stony beach east of St. Michael’s Mount this morning then flew east. Access off Leys Lane. Black Redstart at Marazion

Hudsonian Whimbrel, 30.10.15. M.Curtis

Nanjizal*Blyth’s Pipit* at Nanjizal Valley flew low north towards Skewjack Farm this morning. Please keep to public rights of way. Siberian Chiffchaff (2) trapped and ringed at Nanjizal Valley this morning

HelstonPallas’s Warbler at Carminowe in valley viewable from road to Gunwallowe late afternoon

St LevanBarred Warbler in blackthorn at top of garden west of church. Rose-coloured Starling by car park. Also Black Redstart

Camel Estuary – Cattle Egret flew over Pinkson Creek

HayleRing-billed Gull (2w) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB at 0752hrs. Black Redstart at Old Quay House

PorthgwarraHawfinch (2) flew through Porthgwarra this morning. Also Chaffinch (2500). Woodlark (2) flew over

Porthcurno – Yellow-browed Warbler (2) at Porthcurno by car park. Also Black Redstart

The Lizard – Yellow-browed Warbler and Contintental Coal Tit at Church Cove. Black Redstart (3) at The Lizard. Also Water Pipit

Scillonian Crossing Sooty Shearwater (2) and Balearic Shearwater (4) from Scillonian III

Sennen – Great Northern Diver in Sennen Cove

St JustShort-eared Owl on ground at Bartinney Downs showing well this flew off (Thanks N.Harvey)

St Ives Short-eared Owl at St Ives Island

The Lizard – Short-eared Owl at Windmill Farm this afternoon. Also Fieldfares (Thanks S.Grose)

HelstonFirecrest (2) in macrocarpa tree at Helston boating lake. Firecrest (2) at Trevena Cross Nurseries. (Thanks S.Grose)

Penare – Ring Ouzel at Dodman Point

FreathyRing Ouzel (ad male) in scrubby valley just west of chalets (Thanks M.Jordan)

Newquay – Black Redstart (3) at Newquay

Sancreed – Black Redstart (2) and Contintental Coal Tit at Sancreed

Falmouth – Black Redstart on roof in Trescobeas area at 0825hrs. Black Redstart in garden at Penmere early afternoon

Porthleven – Black Redstart at Porthleven near Rick Steins restaurant  (Thanks S.Grose)

St Agnes Black Redstart on coast path north of Beacon Hill

Boscastle – Blackcap (male) in garden at 1100hrs (Thanks N.Page)

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