Wednesday 19th October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Rock –  Dalmatian Pelican still south of Rock at Porthilly this morning viewable near Pinkson Creek but no further sign of Red-crested Pochard (2)

St Agnes Dusky Warbler still at Chapel Porth but elusive at 1030hrs. Also Firecrest (2). Short-toed Lark still in car park west of New Downs (Thanks D.Julian)

Falmouth – Pectoral Sandpiper still at College Reservoir showing well at 1245hrs

GodrevySnow Bunting (5) still at Godrevy Point at 1550hrs

St Just – Snow Bunting at Carn Gloose at 1820hrs

Cape Cornwall – Balearic Shearwater (3) and Great Skua flew past Cape Cornwall this morning. Also Bottle-nosed Dolphin (c10) (Thanks N.Wheatley)

PendeenPied Flycatcher at Calartha Farm

Lands End – Black Redstart near Lands End complex mid afternoon

HayleSpoonbill still at Hayle Estuary RSPB at 1650hrs viewed from B3301 causeway

Laneast Downs Grey Phalarope on small pool in roadside field at Laneast Downs SX238847. Also Lapwing (23) (Thanks N.Page)

Truro – Kingfisher, Curlew (30+), Black-tailed Godwit (2) and Little Grebe (3)at St Clement (Thanks C.Winfield)

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