Thursday 3rd November 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Rock – Dalmatian Pelican still on Camel Estuary off Porthilly at 1155hrs

Penzance – Hudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still in Boat Cove NT at 0830hrs. Park in Perranuthnoe and take coastal path west to view

Hayle American Golden Plover (1w) on main estuary from causeway bridge this morning (Thanks L.Langley). Also Cattle Egret, Spoonbill and Curlew Sandpiper

Lands End Dusky Warbler still at Lands End near Swingates House briefly in flight a few times this morning (Thanks L.Langley)

Sennen – Richard’s Pipit in Brew area. Also Long-eared Owl

Gwithian Pink-footed Goose still at St Gothian Sands NR. (Thanks L.Langley)

RameBlack Redstart at Rame Head at 1400hrs on fence near Coastguard

NanjizalSiberian Lesser Whitethroat (form blythi) at Nanjizal Valley trapped & ringed. Also Yellow-browed Warbler. Keep to public rights of way

Trelow DownsShort-eared Owl (Thanks S.Grose)

No sign of Isabelle Shrike at Sennen up to 1000hrs

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