Thursday 25th October 2012 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Hayle – Spoonbill (3) on Hayle Estuary RSPB at 0830hrs. (Thanks M.Curtis and C.Jewels) One still at 1030hrs when flushed by helicopter. (Thanks D.Flumm) Also Crossbill (10) landed in fir at Ventonleague then flew east (Thanks P.Rutter)

Spoonbill, Hayle Estuary (M.Curtis)

The Lizard Whooper Swan (ad) still at Croft Pascoe pool today. Also Med Gull (5+) in Church Cove(Thank B.Hawker and P.Smale)

Lands EndRing Ouzel at Lands End this morning (Thanks S.Sargeant)

Ring Ouzel, Land's End (S.Sargent)

FlushingEider (fem) in Gillan Cove at 1030hrs (Thanks C.Bourdeaux)

NewquayDark-bellied Brent Goose (2) on Gannel estuary. Also Med Gull (13) (Thanks M.Lammas and S.Rowe)

TruroSpotted Redshank at Tresemple Pool at 1500hrs with Redshank (65), Greenshank (8), Snipe (3) and Common Sandpiper (Thanks M.Jones)

PenzanceFirecrest and Black Redstart (2) at Chyandour Coombe (Thanks D.Flumm)

SennenBlack Redstart at Lifeboat House

WadebridgeBlack Redstart on temporary phone mast behind higher Trennant offices (Thanks G.Williams)

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