Wednesday 8th October 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Lands EndLITTLE SHEARWATER flew east c14 miles WSW of Lands End this afternoon

St Ives ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) at St.Ives Island between car park & chapel this afternoon

SancreedSHORT-TOED LARK still in area with no general access

St JustWRYNECK at Kenidjack Valley this afternoon. Yellow-browed Warbler at bottom of Kenidjack Valley in sallows this morning. Firecrest still at Kenidjack Valley. Firecrest (2) at Cot Valley in Cot Manor/Daisy Cottage area. 

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater (2), Sooty Shearwater (13) and Balearic Shearwater (258) past Porthgwarra in two hours

MouseholeBalearic Shearwater (163) and Sooty Shearwater (2) past Mousehole 15:30-19:00

LamornaBalearic Shearwater (63) flew past Tater Du Lighthouse between 10:30-13:30

Falmouth – Balearic Shearwater (30+) past Pendinnis Point this morning

HayleMed Gull (36) at Hayle Estuary RSPB this afternoon. Also Curlew Sandpiper, Black-tailed Godwit (2), Pintail (2), probable Yellow-legged Gull and Little Egret (24) (Thanks M.Beevers)

St LevanFirecrest by Grey Gables

PorthcurnoFirecrest at Porthcurno

Mevagissey – Firecrest at The Lost Gardens of Heligan (Thanks A.Nicholson)

Marazion – Garganey (juv drk) Marazion Marsh RSPB at Long Rock pool. Also Cetti’s Warbler (Thanks M.Beevers)

Porthcurno – Balearic Shearwaters in Porthcurno Bay this morning (Thanks @podster550 via Twitter)

Bude – Dipper, Raven (4), Long tailed Tit (8+), Blackbird (6), Chaffinch (5+) and Chiffchaff at Duckpool Valley. Also Stoat  (Thanks H.Kendall)

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