Thursday 8th September 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Hayle*BAIRD’S SANDPIPER* (juv) still on Hayle Estuary RSPB from causeway between carwash and Tempest Factory. BUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER at Ryans Field at 1220hrs, still at 1815hrs. Also Curlew Sandpiper (5)

PorthgwarraBUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER (2) at Porthgwarra at mid afternoon tho mobile. Take track towards sea from Faraway cottage, over gate then turn right. WRYNECK still near coastguard cottages to mobile. Great Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater (5), Sooty Shearwater (8) and Storm Petrel (152) past Gwennap Head

StithiansPECTORAL SANDPIPER off Golden Lion Causeway still this evening. Also Turnstone. Little Stint (3 juv) at south end

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) at Marazion Marsh RSPB at east end viewed from standing stone still at 1520hrs

Nanquidno – WRYNECK still at seaward end of valley in bushes opposite gate with no parking sign

DavidstowCurlew Sandpiper (juv), Sanderling (3), Turnstone, Dunlin (26), Ringed Plover (12+), Snipe (3) and Wheatear (15) still at Davidstow Airfield (Thanks C.Selway)

Bodmin MoorLittle Stint (ad), Curlew Sandpiper (2 juvs), Dunlin (24) and Ringed Plover (8) at Siblyback Reservoir this evening (Thanks P.Kemp)

WadebridgeOsprey at Clapper Pools at 1635hrs (Thanks C.Selway)

GwithianWheatear (6) at St Gothian Sands NR this morning

SaltashOsprey at Wacker Quay in dead tree at 1815hrs

FalmouthArctic Tern (2), Dunlin (2 juv), Ringed Plover (5 juv), Greenshank (juv), Teal and Common Sandpiper (4) at Argal reservoir this afternoon (Thanks D.Chaney). Med Gull at Swanpool beach this afternoon (Thanks A.Nicholson)

The Lizard – Balearic Shearwater (3) and Storm Petrel past Bass Point between 1700-1900hrs

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