Thursday 20th October 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

St Levan - ***MEGA***  ***SCARLET TANAGER*** (fem) reported at 1300-1430hrs 1ml SSE of Polgigga at St Levan, SW of church in pear tree at Grey Gables. NO FURTHER SIGN BY DARK. St Levan Church car park will be open from 07:30hrs (£2) but parking advised at Porthcurno due to narrow lanes MAP HERE

Marazion*PENDULINE TIT* (2) unconfirmed report at Marazion marsh this morning. Also Bittern.

Truro – *LESSER YELLOWLEGS* (juv) still at St Clement from car park early afternoon at low tide

PorthgwarraRED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER north of car park at 60 foot cover just north of hairpin bend this afternoon, still in car park near toilets at 1700hrs. WRYNECK on moor just north of halfway wall

St JustRED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER in Kenidjack Valley at bottom of valley in last garden at midday, still late afternoon. WRYNECK (2) in Kenidjack valley. Also Yellow-browed Warbler (3+) and Firecrest (2). Yellow-browed Warbler and Ring Ouzel at top end of valley. Yellow-browed Warbler (1+) in Cot valley. Also Firecrest (2). (Thanks V.Stratton)

St IvesROSE COLOURED STARLING still at Alexandra Road at 1100hrs. Snow Bunting at island (Thanks V.Stratton)

DavidstowROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) at Davidstow Airfield tho mobile late afternoon

DriftPECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still at south end of Drift reservoir near dam kate afternoon

Lands EndLAPLAND BUNTING (11) flew over at 0900hrs. Also Snow Bunting

NanquidnoYellow-browed Warbler by Nanjulian Farm, still at 1230hrs in bushes near car park

MarazionCrossbill (30+) in pines south of Treveneague (Thanks A.McKechnie)

SennenMarsh Harrier still

The Lizard - Firecrest at Kynance Cove by cafe. Also Dartford Warbler (2) (Thanks N.Truby)

Amalveor - Hen Harrier (ringtail) and Golden Plover (600) at Amalveor Moors (Thanks V.Stratton)

St AustellGN Diver (3) and Common Scoter off Porthpean this afternoon (Thanks D.Julian)