Sunday 28th October 2012 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The Lizard *OLIVE-BACKED PIPIT* west of Coverack in field at Little Treleaver

St Just - possible *OLIVE-BACKED PIPIT* (2) at Kenidjack Valley near quarry at c1300hrs. Also Merlin SW.369.319. (Thanks A.Mackintosh). Yellow-browed Warbler at Cot Valley and Firecrest (2). (Thanks M.Jones)Black Redstart by Bolitho Club at 1130hrs.

PorthgwarraRICHARD’S PIPIT still on moor, tho mobile, Wood Lark (5) briefly at Gwennap head. Snow Bunting still on moor

Sennen ICELAND GULL (ad) at Sennen Cove, no sign further sign but Yellow-legged Gull (1w)

St Levan - Yellow-browed Warbler north of church by dried up pool. Lapland Bunting (11) between St Levan and Roskestal farm by path tho mobile

Lands EndBlack Redstart still around complex this morning. Crossbill (7) flew SW

TowednackBlack Redstart (2) at Old Vicarage

Lamorna - Black Redstart at Lamorna. Whinchat at Lamorna cove on rocks by car park at 1400hrs

BudePink-footed Goose (4) at Maer lake at 1155hrs

St IvesRing Ouzel (3) and Black Redstart at Buttermilk Hill this morning (Thanks D.King)

St AgnesEider (fem) at Trevellas feeding around rocks at low tide at 1045hrs. (Thanks J.Julian)

MarazionFirecrest (2) at Plan-an-Gwarry

The LizardMarsh Harrier on Lizard Downs. Black Redstart (m+f) at Kynance Cove (Thanks J.Selby)

Fowey - Dark-bellied Brent Goose (3) at Polridmouth (Thanks A.Dawson)

Newquay – Dark-bellied Brent Goose (4), Redshank (4+), Curlew (20+), Wigeon (20+) and Med Gull (4+) on Gannel Estuary (Thanks D.Mays)

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