Tuesday 6th November 2012 Cornwall Bird Sightings

St JustRED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER in Cot valley between car park and Carrallack House. Hawfinchat Chapel Carn Brea.

Red-breasted Flycatcher, Cot Valley, Nov 2012 (S.Rogers)

FalmouthGN Diver just off Castle beach at 0845hrs. Also Pale-bellied Brent Goose (5). Med Gull (3) at Pendennis (Thanks J.Irvine and D.Chaney) Firecrest trapped and ringed at Tremough campus (per S.Perfect)

DriftWhooper Swan (ad) at Drift Reservoir this morning (Thanks D.Flumm)

PenzanceGN Diver flew north over Chyandour Coombe this morning. Also Brambling over Heamoor (Thanks P.St Pierre)

HayleSpoonbill and Brent Goose (3) on Hayle Estuary RSPB at 0900hrs (Thanks B.Toms and M.Curtis)

MarazionBlack Redstart on Marazion Beach at Pizza Shack Cafe. Swallow and Brambling at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks D.Flumm). Also Slavonian Grebe off Longrock.

PortscathoSwallow over Clifton Terrace, New Road at 1100hrs (Thanks S.Jackson)

Ruan LanihorneSwallow flew over road to Ruan Chapel at 1145hrs (Thanks D. Hall)

Lands EndBlack Redstart (2) by Boarded up white house. Also Brambling (16), Wood Pigeon (5,000+), Skylark (70) and Chaffinch (180) flew NW over in 2 hours. Woodcock by cycle track (Thanks G.Hodgson)

SennenMed Gull (6) in cove this evening  (Thanks G.Hodgson)

Porthgwarra – Firecrest in 60ft Cover today

LelantFirecrest in churchyard at Lelant (Thanks I.Webster)

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