Sunday 14th October 2007 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

NanquidnoRADDES WARBLER still at bottom end of valley (SW.360.294) tho elusive

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Raddes Warbler, Nanquidno (photo:M.Halliday)

Hayle Estuary Spoonbill (2w) still until flew south at 11.00hrs. Med Gull (ad), Little Stint (1), Grey Plover (3). Red-breasted Merganser (1) and Ruff (2) on Ryan’s Field (thanks P.Coleman) Black Redstart on new housing estate at Lelant Saltings (thanks M.Halliday)

PorthgwarraRichards Pipit flew over Gwennap Head. Chough (2) on cliff top near coastguard lookout (thanks L.Oates)

TresillianSpotted Redshank (2) (thanks M.Jones)

PorthcurnoLapland Bunting in bulb field opposite Museum

St Ives IslandSooty Sh’water (2) past at 16.30hrs (thanks M.Jones)

YB Warblers at Lands End, Nanjizal, and Kenidjack today.

Bird News courtesy of Rare Bird Alert unless otherwise stated.

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