Sunday 2nd October 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Davidstow *SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER* (juv) on pool near control tower. PECTORAL SANDPIPER still at Davidstow Airfield on pool between road and windsock. Also Little Stint (Thanks P.Kemp and S.Rogers)

Truro*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* again on river at St Clement opposite car park at 1300hrs, no sign at 1500hrs. Spotted Redshank on river opposite Tresemple Pool (Thanks D.Jenkins)

Polgigga - TAWNY PIPIT reported SW of Polgigga in bare field by track to Higher Bosistow Farm early afternoon. Dotterel (2) also still this evening

St BuryanBLACK KITE (2) NW of St Buryan, east of Rospannel at 1300hrs

DriftBLACK KITE (2) SW of Catchall between Drift and B3283 junction in tress east of Bojewans Carn viewable south from A30 lay by late afternon

NanquidnoWRYNECK (2) along road to Nanquidno by airfield tho mobile. Crossbill (34) over Nanquidno valley between 0900-1100hrs. Pied Flycatcher, Redstart and Tree Pipit (2) in valley

Lands EndWRYNECK on cycle track north of  Trinity loop

PorthcothanWRYNECK south of Porthcothan at Porthmeor Cove this afternoon

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still on beach at red river mouth at 1525hrs, showing well

WadebridgeCurlew Sandpiper (3) at Amble Marshes (Thanks C.Selway)

SennenSnow Bunting at Sennen Cove by pay and display car park at top of hill near cycle track at 1600hrs (Thanks S.Kerton)

FalmouthMed Gull (2+) on Penryn estuary this evening (Thanks W.Jones)

PorthgwarraBalearic Shearwater (34), Hen Harrier (ad fem) and Med Gull (22) past Gwennap Head

Sancreed – presumed escaped EAGLE OWL at Caer Bran (Thanks D.Flumm)

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