Sunday 13th November 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Helston**BUFFLEHEAD** (fem/juv) still at Loe Pool in front of hide tho elusive. Access west off A394 on Degibna Lane from just north of A3083 roundabout then walk north from NT car park. Firecrest (2) in Garden by St Michael’s Church

Torpoint*GLOSSY IBIS* still at St Johns Lake, on NW side near ford.

Padstow/WadebridgeCOMMON CRANE (24) still in stubble field south of the A389 1/2 mile SE of St Issey by Trewince Farm Park. Also ‘Siberian type’ Chiffchaff at Trevose Head by car park near Golf Course and Short-eared Owl. Swift Sp (Common or Pallid) flew SE over Wadebridge at 1310hrs.

Common Cranes, nr St Issey, 13.11.11, John Chapple

Antony SPOONBILL near Antony still on River Lynher at Abbotscourt Lane at 12.35hrs.

Land’s EndSnow Bunting (2) still this morning and still this afternoon, showing well

SennenLong-tailed Duck still off Beach Cafe. Snow Bunting along Maria’s Lane.

The LizardBlack Redstart (2) at Kynance Cove near stream east of Kynance cafe (Thanks C.Lee Marr). Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest (2+) at Gwendreath

Falmouth - Bittern still at College Reservoir (Thanks L.Sampson). Black Redstart (3) on Castle Beach (Thanks J.St Ledger)

HayleYellow-legged Gull (ad), Med Gull (2) and Knot on Hayle estuary RSPB from car wash at 1630hrs (Thanks B.Dallas)

PolgiggaHen Harrier (male) nearby (Thanks A.Chard)

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