Thursday 7th October 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Mevagissey ***GREEN HERON*** (1w) still at Lost Gardens of Heligan from hide in Hidden Valley at 1305hrs, Showing well. Last entry to gardens is 1530hrs. SW.99.64.71 Map Here. Video Here.

Entry: Adult £10, Senior £9, Child £6, Family £27 More info here (The previous record from Cornwall was also at Pentewan in 1889!)

Wadebridge **WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER** at Walmsley Sanctuary this afternoon from tower hide (CBWPS members only) present on Camel Estuary since at least Sunday. Also Spotted Redshank (2)  (Thanks C.Selway)

DavidstowBUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (juv)  still at Davidstow airfiled, no sign at 1700hrs but Black Tern over

The LizardWRYNECK at Kynance cove in field behind toilets at NT car park at 1030hrs

St.JustLAPLAND BUNTING (2) at west end of the airfield this afternoon Firecrest in Cot Vallet at c.1400hrs

Porthgwarra Balearic Shearwater (26), Manx Shearwater, Storm Petrel, Arctic Skua (7) and Med Gull (2.1w) past Gwennap Head in 8.5hrs

NewlynSnow Bunting on cycle track just south of Sandy Cove.

HayleMerlin flew west over Upton Towans at 09.45hrs

Camelford Hen Harrier (fem) flew north over Camelford at 1430hrs

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