Sunday 25th September 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

StithiansLONG-BILLED DOWITCHER still at south end of reservoir from Carmenellis Causeway this morning. Also PECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still.

Truro*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* (juv) still north of St Clement by Tresillian River on Tresemple Pool. Also Curlew Sandpiper (2)

Drift – *LESSER YELLOWLEGS* (juv) still at Drift reservoir at north end. BLACK KITE over Drift reservoir at 1405hrs on and off, over dam at 1700hrs. Black Tern flew west over mid afternoon

SancreedBLACK KITE still between Drift and Sancreed at 1000hrs

NanquidnoPECTORAL SANDPIPER again still on muddy pool in farmyard at Tregiffian Farm. WRYNECK in Nanquidno valley west of Mill house viewed from 5 bar gate with ‘No Parking’ sign

KenidjackWRYNECK still at seaward end just west of last house and showing well

Lands End WRYNECK between Lands End and Sennen west of cycle track in brambles between coastal footpath and Trinity Pool Loop

The LizardBUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER north of Predennack Head on coast path. WRYNECK at Church Cove (cbwps)

WadebridgeSpotted Redshank and Med Gull (78) on Camel Estuary (Thanks D.Julian)

PolgiggaTurtle Dove at Crean

PorthgwarraBalearic Shearwater (37), Sooty Shearwater (16), Manx Shearwater (8), Great Skua (19), Arctic Skua (12) and Med Gull (ad) past Gwennap Head

no sign of Rose Coloured Starling at Lands End

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