Thursday 22nd October 2009 Cornwall Bird Reports

St Ives  – probable *BAIRD’S SANDPIPER* SW of Zennor at Trewey Hill in field opposite iron barn with Golden Plover (400+) tho mobile and no sign after 1700hrs. Rose-coloured Starling (juv) still at St Ives Island tho mobile.

Camel Estuary SPOONBILL at Camel Estuary 1/2 mile up from hide at 1500hrs

Hayle SPOONBILL still on Lelant Saltings at 09.30hrs. Also Garganey still and Med Gull (13) on estuary from causeway bridge.

Nanquidno Richard’s Pipit north of seaward end of valley in field by coastal path this morning. Yellow-browed Warbler at entrance to Nanjulian Mill.

Cot ValleyFirecrest (2) in valley today and Black Redstart (4) on beach

DriftWhooper Swan still in fields at NE side of  reservoir. Also Med Gull (ad

Leave a Reply