Wednesday 3rd October 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

DavidstowBUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (juv) still at Davidstow Airfield just off main runway. Also Curlew Sandpiper (Thanks R.Hemming)

The Lizard – RED-BACKED SHRIKE (juv) still from footpath in valley to Housel Bay this afternoon. Also Raven. Choughs in field beside lighthouse lookout. Also possible Merlin over wireless station (Thanks A.Holmes)

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (12) and Sooty Shearwater (10) past Pendeen Watch by late morning

MarazionFirecrest at Marazion Marsh RSPB 150 yards north of standing stone in ivy along Red River footpath late morning

PenzanceFirecrest (2) at Chyandour

MillbrookFirecrest in sycamores in Radford Lane at midday

Porthgwarra –  Hobby and Wheatear (2)

HayleCommon Sandpiper and Kingfisher at Ryans Field between 1300-1345hrs. Whimbrel and Greylag Goose from Lelant Slatings (Thanks W.Chegwidden)

RosemullionMed Gull, Grey Plover (2) and White Wagtail (12) at Rosemullion Head (Thanks J.St Ledger)

St IvesSnow Bunting flew over Buttermilk Hill this evening. Also Wheatear (2 fem)(A.Hugo & K.Bell)

One thought on “Wednesday 3rd October 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

  1. adam holmes

    Red backed Shrike still at Housel Bay at the top of the valley steps..Raven on cliff top, Choughs in field beside lighthouse lookout and possible Merlin sighting in flight over wireless station South of Lizard Village

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