Sunday 22nd October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 1500hrs

RameRed-breasted Flycatcher still in sycamore by church at 1315hrs. Also Black Redstart. Woodlark (2) at Penlee Point in 1st field north of car park at 1140hrs then flew off

PolgiggaRichard’s Pipit between Higher Bosistow and Lower Bosistow Farm (Thanks K.Wilson). Black Redstart (2) and Firecrest at Lower Bosistow

SennenShort-toed Lark still in tilled field  just west of Escalls Chapel, west of track to farm at 1100hrs, still present mid afternoon

PendeenSabine’s Gull (3), Long-tailed SkuaLeach’s Petrel (9), Storm Petrel (10), Balearic Shearwater (18), Great Skua (182) and Arctic Skua (52) flew Pendeen Watch

St IvesLeach’s Petrel (4), Balearic Shearwater, Pom Skua (19) and Great Northern Diver (7) flew past St Ives Island this morning

NewquayLeach’s Petrel flew past Towan Head. Snow Bunting (6) at Porth Joke

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler in garden

The LizardYellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest in trees by St Wynwallow’s Church at 1030hrs. Quail (2) at North Predannack Downs. Whooper Swan near the south eastern pond of Lizard Downs (Thanks R.Hollis)

TruroSpoonbill (2) still at Malpas opposite Sunny corner at 1020hrs

SancreedSnow Bunting still (Thanks D.Flumm)

MarazionGarganey still at Marazion Marsh RSPB

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