Tuesday 7th September 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

HayleNo sign of Wilsons Phalarope or Pec Sand at Hayle estuary this morning or this afternoon. High tide is late afternoon. Garganey (2) on main estuary late afternoon. Common Sandpiper (3) on Ryans Field (AH and MC). Green Sandpiper also late afternoon on Ryans Field

Nanquidno*CITRINE WAGTAIL* (1w) still at Tregiffian Farm in muddy puddle east of buildings. Access south from Gurland Farm along footpath then east along main track at Tregiffian Farm SW.368.279. MAP HERE ORTOLAN BUNTING (5+) in ploughed field by track between Gurlan farm and Tregiffian farm tho’ mobile. MAP HERE.

NanjizalWRYNECK along footpath to Farway cottage

Lands EndWRYNECK still on cycle track by Trinity Pool this afternoon

The LizardWRYNECK in Lizard village on hedge by Pumping station.  WRYNECK at Caerthillian, Also Pied Flycatcher. WRYNECK on posts on Kynance road (CBWPS)

Nanquidnopossible ICTERINE or MELODIOUS WARBLER at top end of valley by airfield in wood near Ashmoor cottage briefly. Also Pied flycatcher (fem) in trees by ford, tho’ elusive

Kenidjack SPOTTED CRAKE on pool at lower Kenidjack briefly

Ruan RiverOsprey this afternoon over Ruan River (Thanks K.Glazier)

Sancreed –  Whimbrel, Wheatear (2), Whinchat, Sedge Warbler (2), Whitethroat (3), Willow Warbler (4), Chiffchaff (3), Alba Wagtail (20), Swallow (100), House Martin (3) and Sand Martin this morning (Thanks D.Flumm)

Marazion - Curlew Sandpiper (2), Knot (3), Turnstone (4), Sanderling (2) and Wheatear on beach this morning (Thanks D.Flumm). Curlew Sandpiper (2) still present at 1345hrs (AH and MC)

Stithians Black Tern at Stithians reservoir on north shore this morning. Also Curlew Sandpiper

Drift Black Tern at Drift reservoir this morning

WadebridgeLittle-ringed Plover (2), Ruff, Green Sandpiper (2), Little Stint and Spotted Redshank (2) at Treraven Meadows this morning. Little Stint (3), Green Sandpiper (2) and Garganey at Walmsley Sanctuary (Thanks C.Selway)

Porthgwarra Pom Skua past Gwennap head this morning. Also Balearic Shearwater

Polgigga No sign of Short-toed Lark or Lapland Bunting this morning

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