Thursday 25th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings


Spotted Crake at Marazion (c) Graeme Willets

TorpointCOMMON CRANE still at Wacker Quay at 1525hrs (Thanks M.Bailey)

MarazionSPOTTED CRAKE (2) at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Garganey (juv drk)

Ruan Lanihorne OSPREY in dead tree low on saltmarsh at 1539hrs (Thanks D.Hall)

PorthgwarraHooded Crow still at Roskestal Farm

Downderry – Balearic Shearwater (46), Manx Shearwater (5), Common Scoter and Sandwich Tern (2) flew west past Downderry this morning before 0800hrs (Thanks A.Payne)

RockFieldfare (2) flew over Rock helipad field at 0905hrs (Thanks R S Grose)

Connor Downs – Golden Plover (32) over east end of village this morning (Thanks P.Freestone)

2 thoughts on “Thursday 25th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Graeme Willetts

    Thanks Paul for your kind words, I have to thank the kind birders that helped put me on to it after scouring the area where it’d been sighted. I was surprised at how small it was, compared to even a Water Rail – getting a shot was no easy task !
    best wishes to all

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