Thursday 23rd September 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Stithians – PECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) at Stithians reservoir at Golden Lion cut off again (M.Sallis) , No Sign this afternoon. Ringed Plover (8), Dunlin (11) and Med Gull in Yellowort creek at 1730hrs(Thanks S.Taylor)

Hayle WRYNECK at Hayle Estuary RSPB still 50yards east of Ryans Field hide at 1030hrs

Botallack WRYNECK still west of Botallack, south of Bridleway near NT sign still this morning SW.361.328.

Lands EndRED-BACKED SHRIKE (juv) still just north of A30/B3315 junction on west side of Treve Common SW.353.252. No Sign of Rose-Colours Starling. LAPLAND BUNTING between Lands End and Sennen cove late afternoon

Pendeen – LAPLAND BUNTING (5) flew west over Pendeen watch at 0935hrs. Sabine’s Gull, Balearic Shearwater (13), Grey Phalarope (9), Sooty Shearwater (11), Black Tern (7) and Med Gull (2) past Pendeen Watch

Davidstow – BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER still at Davidstow Airfield on main runway. Also Dotterel (2)

Penzance – Med Gull ( & 2.1w) at west end of Mounts Bay

Falmouth Yellow Wagtail flew over Pendennis. Greenshank at Argal reservoir. Also flock of c.20 Swallow and c.10 House Martin briefly (Thanks D.Chaney)

Porthgwarra Balearic Shearwater (5), Grey Phalarope (3), Sooty Shearwater (7) and Arctic Tern past Gwennap Head by 1830hrs

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