Wednesday 21st September 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Stithians**LONG BILLED DOWITCHER** still at Stithians reservoir. Also PECTORAL SANDPIPER, Curlew Sandpiper (3), Wood Sandpiper, Ringed Plover (8) and Dunlin (Thanks K.Dalziel)

Truro*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* at St Clement at Tresemple Pool at 1100hrs at high tide. Also Curlew Sandpiper (4)

Drift*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* still at NE end of Drift reservoir. Also Turnstone

Polgigga*BLACK KITE* flew west over Crean at 1145hrs

NanquidnoGOSHAWK (male) flew over Nanjulian Farm this morning

DavidstowBUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER at Davidstow airfield on main runway near windsock tho mobile. Little Stint (2) with many Dunlin and Ringed Plover. Also Wheatear several and Pied Wagtail (Thanks P.Mallett and C.Selway)

St IvesLAPLAND BUNTING at Rosewall Hill this evening (Thanks V.Stratton)

Bodmin MoorYellow Wagtail, Peregrine, Dunlin (9), Wheatear (8) and Ringed Plover (6) at Siblyback reservoir late morning (Thanks D.Cleal)

Sennen Sabine’s Gull (juv), Arctic Skua and Kittiwake (c30) off Sennen Cove this morning (Thanks J.Young). Also Grey Phalarope (5) this afternoon

Camel EstuarySpotted Redshank on estuary (Per C.Selway)

Scillonian CrossingGrey Phalarope (2), Sooty Shearwater (c6), Black Tern (2), Storm Petrel (4), Minke Whale and Common Dolphin (2) from Scillonian III

Porthgwarra Grey Phalarope (5), Balearic Shearwater (53), Sooty Shearwater (15), Arctic Skua (14), Great Skua (3) and Storm Petrel (3) past Gwennap Head in 9.5hrs

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