Wednesday 10th October 2007 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Pendeen Red-backed Shrike (juv) still on fence west of approach road at 11.00hrs. No sign of Serin or YB Warbler so far this morning. YB Warbler and Lesser Whitethroat by Boscaswell Stores.

Kenidjack YB Warbler by grey cottages and field with donkey in at 09.45hrs

Camel Estuary Hobby, Little Stint and Curlew Sandpiper at Dinham Flats this morning

WadebridgeBlack Redstart at Bridge Medical Centre

Falmouth Med Gull (ad) at Swanpool still

PolgiggaYB Warbler along Bosistow Lane. (do not drive down Bosistow Lane please) Richards Pipit flew towards Ardensawah Farm in afternoon

PorthgwarraDUSKY WARBLER still in tamarisk at river mouth, tho elusive. Chough (2), wheatear (thanks S.Wilcock) YB Warbler (2) in 60ft cover and Firecrest.

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Dusky Warbler (record shot:M.Halliday)

StithiansWood Sandpiper still from Carminellas causeway.

Hayle EstuarySpoonbill (2w) still, pintail (2), Little Stint (1), Med Gull (ad) (P.Freestone)

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Spoonbill, Hayle (photo:M.Halliday)

Nanjizal Jack Snipe in valley this morning.

MarazionSpotted Crake from 5 bar gate this afternoon.

Rame Firecrest near church

Bird News courtesy of Rare Bird Alert unless otherwise stated.

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