Sunday 14th October 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Sennen*GLOSSY IBIS* (4) still in field between Skewjack Farm and Brew Pool at 0800hrs

The Lizard*GLOSSY IBIS* flew NW over A3083 just south of Ruan Major at c1130hrs. RED-BACKED SHRIKE (1w) still in stubble field viewable from footpath in valley to Housel Bay by Pool at midday SW.705.120. no sign of Paddyfield Warbler at Church Cove but Yellow-browed Warbler still. Yellow-browed Warbler (2) at Mullion Cove this morning and Firecrest (Thanks D.Collins and D. Flumm et al). Bottle-nose Dolphin (small pod) off Caerthillian Cove (Thanks J.Shutt)

Red-backed Shrike, The Lizard, 141012 (S.Rogers)

Sancreed*GLOSSY IBIS* (1w) still north of Brane just north of A30 in field west of Carn Euny car park this afternoon

St Levan*AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER* flew east over at 0840hrs. *GLOSSY IBIS* 400 yards north of church at 0835hrs. Yellow-browed Warbler still by turning circle by church

Land’s EndRED-THROATED PIPIT flew over Land’s End at 0820hrs (Heard Only). WRYNECK on cycle track at 1530hrs (Thanks J.Rowe)

Wryneck, Lands End (J.Rowe)

Porthgwarra RED-THROATED PIPIT below doctors house at c0815hrs then flew towards coastguards. Also Yellow-browed Warbler (2+) and Firecrest. WRYNECK near car park flushed from coast path. Lapland Bunting on moor just north of halfway wall at 1520hrs

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler in willows 100 yards up Swanvale this morning. Firecrest (3) at Pendennis Castle

MullionYellow-browed Warbler (2) and Firecrest at Mullion cove this morning (Thanks D.Collins)

PadstowYellow-browed Warbler at Oldtown Cove car park at 1148hrs with tit flock. Med Gull (78) on Camel Estuary. (Thanks D.Julian)

Kennack SandsYellow-browed Warbler between Kennack Sands and Gwendreath along footpath

ZennorYellow-browed Warbler in Foage valley in trees around National Trust speed limit sign (Thanks V.Stratton, A Hugo, K.Bell)

Yellow-browed Warbler, Zennor, 141012 (A.Hugo)

Cape CornwallBlack Redstart at Cape Cornwall at 0945hrs

St JustFirecrest at Kenidjack Valley. Yellow-browed Warbler at Kelynack by caravan park this morning. Pied Flycatcher in Cot Valley. Lapland Bunting flew over Carn Gloose

HayleSpoonbill on Hayle Estuary RSPB off Lelant station this afternoon

CamborneBlack Redstart on roof of Red River Cafe at the Heartlands project today (Thanks P.Dinning)

Paddyfield Warbler, The Lizard, 121012 (V.Stratton)

4 thoughts on “Sunday 14th October 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

  1. Samuel

    Whereabouts in Falmouth is the Yellow-browed Warbler, is Swanvale referring to Swanvale Road?
    Many thanks,

  2. Samuel

    Thanks, visited the area this afternoon but no sign, did find a Firecrest in the same location though.

    Many thanks,

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