Thursday 27th September 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Davidstow *AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER* flew over Davidstow Airfield. Also BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER and Curlew Sandpiper (2) on Airfield at 1650hrs

Saltash*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* (juv) still at Kingsmill Lake

Bodmin MoorGREAT-WHITE EGRET at Colliford Lake at c1630hrs (Thanks P.McKeogh)

WadebridgePECTORAL SANDPIPER still at Treraven Meadows this morning. Ruff, Dunlin (3) and Greenshank (12) at Walmsley at high tide(Thanks R.Taylor)

PolgiggaHOODED CROW along Bosistow Lane. Also Turtle Dove at Polgigga

MarazionSPOTTED CRAKE (2) still at Marazion Marsh RSPB on east side from standing stone at 0750hrs

St Just – Yellow-browed Warbler at Kenidjack Valley by engine shed

St IvesGreat Skua (4), Balearic Shearwater (2), G N Diver, Common Scoter (17), Manx Shearwater (5), Sandwich Tern, Med Gull (2) and Harbour Porpoise from St Ives Island (0730-1100hrs)(Thanks R.Kirkwood)

St LevenFirecrest, Spotted Flycatcher, Goldcrest (3) and Golden Plover (14) at St Leven Church (Thanks I.Webster)

CoverackMed Gull (ringed: R16X) at Coverack between 1600-1730hrs at least (Thanks B.Hawker)

RoselandMed Gull (ad w) at Carricknath Point (Thanks I.Grindle)

The LizardSlender Burnished Brass Moth trapped overnight

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