Tuesday 8th October 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Polzeath – reported Buff-bellied Pipit has been re identified as a Rock Pipit from photographs

St Levan**WESTERN BONELLI’S WARBLER** still at St.Levan 1/3ml north of church in willows along stream, tho elusive. Access on footpath on east side of stream. Also AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER flew over.

Hayle*BLACK-WINGED STILT* (ad fem) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB from B3301 causeway on Ryan’s Field mid morning. Also Osprey. Little Stint on estuary. No sign of Lesser Yellowlegs

Porthgwarra – WRYNECK still at end of track beyond Three Chimneys

RameTurtle Dove still at Rame Barton Farm today

FalmouthSpoonbill flew over Pendennis Point towards The Lizard at 0810hrs (Thanks J St Ledger)

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (5) flew past Pendeen watch, also Great Skua, Arctic Skua, Med Gull and Ocean Sunfish (Thanks M.Jordan). No sign of Daurian Shrike but Wryneck (2)

The LizardYellow-browed Warbler at Predannack head near Predannack Wollas this morning. Pied Flycatcher at Mullion Cove

Ventongimps Hobby over A30 near turning to Ventongimps (Thanks M.Jordan)

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