Tuesday 25th October 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Nanquidno*ISABELLINE SHRIKE* (1w) opposite airfield in NW corner of Maize crop in hedge just NE of wrapped bay bales at 1040hrs, no sign by 1220hrs (Thanks C.Robinson)

The Lizard*PALLID HARRIER* (juv) at Goonhilly Downs over heath between Brays Cot and Gwenter briefly at 1545hrs

Porthgwarra*PALLAS’S WARBLER* in sallows at north end of car park at 1400hrs

DriftPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still at Drift reservoir on west shore

St JustYellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest still at Kenidjack valley at seaward end

Lands End Firecrest just north of Lands End in sallows by cycle track at 1030hrs. Yellow-browed Warbler at Trinity Pool at midday

Marazion - Snow Bunting on beach just up from cafe/ railway bridge at midday (Thanks P.Fenn). Firecrest at Marazion Marsh (Thanks D.Flumm)

RameShort-eared Owl above Penlee Battery at 1545hrs then flew over fields at Military Road at 1700hrs. Also Wheatear and Firecrest near church (Thanks M.Beer)

Stithians Med Gull (6, including 1 french colour ringed bird, from Seine-Marne in Northern France) at Stithians reservoir from Watersports centre (Thanks M.Grantham)

SancreedBlack Redstart (Thanks D.Flumm)

ZennorMerlin at Boswednack (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

WadebridgeMerlin and Green Sandpiper at Treraven Meadows this morning. Green Sandpiper over this evening (Thanks C.Selway and D.Julian)

SennenOsprey flew north over Sennen Cove at 1215hrs

CoverackMed Gull around harbour at c1600hrs then flew east (Thanks B.Hawker)

FalmouthFirecrest (2+) at Pendennis Head

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