Sunday 17th November 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Veryan - **PACIFIC DIVER** still off Pendower Beach this morning but no further sign this afternoon. Also BT Diver (10), GN Diver (4), Red-necked Grebe (2) and Slav Grebe (4)

Sennen*AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER* in field by road to Trevorian Pool this afternoon with Golden Plover (300). WRYNECK between Sennen and Lands End by cycle track in scrub by Trinity Pool this morning. Balearic Shearwater (7) off Sennen Cove this morning

River Tamar/Lynher - Spoonbill (3) and Avocet (110) from Tamar/Lynher bird
cruise (Thanks D.Julian)

Devoran  Spotted Redshank off Quay (Thanks R.Davey)

FeockBT Diver and Black-necked Grebe (24) off Loe beach (Thanks R.Davey)

PortwrinkleSnow Bunting in Gook Cafe carpark at 1130hrs (Thanks M.Jones)

HelstonSiberian Chiffchaff at Helston Sewage Works

GwithianSiberian Chiffchaff trapped and ringed at Gwithian Sewage works at 1100hrs

Porthcurno – Yellow-browed Warbler in trees south of car park still

The Lizard – Yellow-browed Warbler reported at Church Cove. Also Lesser Whitethroat.

Hayle – Lapland Bunting at Hayle Estuary RSPB [heard only]

Amalveor – Hen Harrier (male) flew SE over Amalveor at 1600hrs

Penzance – Long-tailed Duck and Slav Grebe off
Eastern Green Beach this morning

Men-An-Tol – Hen Harrier and Short-eared Owl at Men-An-Tol this afternoon

St CleerLapland Bunting flew North over St Cleer Moor this afternoon (Thanks A.Dawson)

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