Wednesday 16th October 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

St JustRED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER in Cot Valley on western road by pottery sign at 1130hrs. Ring Ouzel (male) at Cot Valley. Yellow-browed Warbler at Tregeseal by stream near footbridge at 1030hrs. Ring Ouzel at Kenidjack Valley at seaward end this afternoon

Red-breasted Flycatcher, St Just, 161013 (B.Pollard)

Penzance - ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) at Morrisons Car park

Porthgwarra - Report of Wryneck at Porthgwarra was erroneous 

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (8), Sooty Shearwater, Great Skua (5) and Arctic Arctic Skua (3) past Pendeen Watch

Cape CornwallBalearic Shearwater (6), Sooty Shearwater (3), Great Skua (3) and Arctic Skua (3) flew past in 2 hours

Lands End Yellow-browed Warbler in sallows south of car park. Firecrest also

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (3), Great Skua and Arctic Skua flew past between 1000-1100hrs

NanquidnoYellow-browed Warbler at top end of valley opposite airfield late afternoon. Ring Ouzel at bottom of valley

Camel EstuaryLittle Stint (juv), Curlew Sandpiper (4) and Spotted Redshank (2) on estuary

HayleGarganey (drk) on Hayle Estuary RSPB

NewlynSnow Bunting and Black Redstart

no sign of possible American Herring Gull at Hayle Estuary RSPB but Osprey still late morning

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