Thursday 13th September 2007 – Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Marazion MarshRuff this morning

FalmouthOsprey flew SE along Penryn River at 10.26hrs

Polgigga – No sign of Black Stork by 14.00hrs today but Ortolan Bunting in fields by B3315.

Camel EstuaryCurlew Sandpiper (9) at Dinham Flats this morning

WadebridgeCurlew Sandpiper (4), Green Sandpiper (1) at Clapper Marshes this morning

Rame HeadYellow Wagtail (2), Pied Wagtail (4), Chiffchaff (7), Wheatear (2) (thanks C.Buckland)

TresillianCurlew (98), Redshank (74), Spotted Redshank (1), Dunlin (16) plus Green Sandpiper (1) on Tresemple Pool (thanks S.Wilcock)

Hayle EstuaryGarganey (eclipse drake) still, Knot (3), Bar-tailed Godwit (2), Dunlin (5), Med Gull (ad), Peregrine (1), Little Stint (juv) on Carnsew Pool still. (thanks J.H.Johns)

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Garganey with Teal today at Hayle Estuary (photo:J.H.Johns)

Lands EndHobby, Redstart (1), Spotted Flycatcher (2), Yellow Wagtail (1) on Trinity loop Cycle track.

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