Tag Archives: Rose-coloured Starling in Cornwall

Thursday 2nd November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

GwithianWhite-rumped Sandpiper still at St Gothian Sands LNR on small pool by beach at 1217hrs, still present this afternoon

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 1420hrs

TreenRose-coloured Starling (juv) at Treen for 2nd day

Drift -`Cattle Egret at Sellan Farm still

WadebridgeGreat White Egret (3) at Amble Dam

HeamoorHawfinch (4) flew west over early morning

St JustHawfinch and Yellow-browed Warbler at kenidjack Valley

MorvahYellow-browed Warbler, Snow Bunting and Firecrest at Rose Valley

PolgiggaYellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest (5) at Nanjizal Valley trapped and ringed. Please keep to public rights of way

St Buryan Black Redstart (2) still at Tower Meadows

The LizardBlack Redstart (2) at Kynance Cove on cliff

Lands EndBlack Redstart at Lands End

St IvesBlack Redstart at St Ives Island

 

Monday 30th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

GwithianWhite-rumped Sandpiper still at St Gothian Sands LNR on small pool by beach, showing well

DevoranGreat White Egret at Devoran this morning. Also Spoonbill (2)

MarazionRose-coloured Starling still at Marazion Marsh RSPB at Long Rock pool at dusk

WadebridgeGlossy Ibis still at Walmsley Sanctuary at 1640hrs then flew towards Camel estuary

SennenRichard’s Pipit still in field behind school at 1325hrs

St JustRed-breasted Flycatcher at Kenidjack Valley. Yellow-browed Warbler at Cot valley

NanjizalHawfinch (2) flew over Nanjizal Valley. Yellow-browed Warbler (2) and Firecrest (6) trapped and ringed. Please keep to public rights of way

AlletHawfinch (2) flew north over at 0740hrs

Falmouth – Hawfinch flew over this morning

PenrynHawfinch flew over

Lands End Woodlark flew over. Black Redstart (3) at complex entrance. Black Redstart at cycle path

St IvesSabine’s Gull flew past St Ives Island. Black Redstart (male) at Consols

HayleSpoonbill (juv) still on Ryans field at 1125hrs

FeockBlack-necked Grebe (13) off Loe Beach (Thanks J.St Ledger)

PendeenHooded Crow at Bosullow. Black Redstart by lighthouse on building with foghorns at 1455hrs

PolgiggaTurtle Dove on Bosistow Lane

DriftGreenland White-fronted Goose at Drift reservoir in field opposite hide this morning with Canada Geese. Also Whooper Swan (2)

ConstantineFirecrest (2) in wet woods at NW of village. Black Redstart (2) at Trebarvah Court  (Thanks J.Chapman)

Sunday 29th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

White-rumped Sandpiper (P.Freestone)

GwithianWhite-rumped Sandpiper still at St Gothian Sands LNR on small pool by beach, showing well

MarazionRose-coloured Starling (juv) at Morrisons car park at 0800hrs

WadebridgeWater Pipit at Wlamlsey Sanctuary

Lands EndYellow-browed Warbler at west end of Swingates Garden

Tuesday 24th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionRose-coloured Starling at Marazion Marsh RSPB roosted at Long Rock Pool at 1810hrs with Starling (10,000). Garganey still at Marazion Marsh RSPB at 1130hrs

SennenShort-toed Lark still in tilled field  just west of Escalls Chapel, west of track to farm in SW corner of field near road sign

DriftWryneck at Drift reservoir near car park briefly at 1545hrs

RameBlack Redstart and Firecrest at Rame head near church at 1440hrs

PenberthFirecrest (3) at Penberth

Thursday 12th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PorthgwarraRED-EYED VIREO north of car park in 60 foot cover at midday, still present at 1630hrs tho elusive . Yellow-browed Warbler by Halfway Wall

PendeenWryneck on path by coastguard cottages still

The LizardRose-coloured Starling (juv) still at lizard Village. Yellow-browed Warbler at Church Cove. Also Hawfinch over

NewquayCattle Egret (2) again at Gannel Estuary at Penpol Creek roost this evening

NanjizalYellow-browed Warbler (3) and Firecrest (17) trapped and ringed at Nanjizal Valley. Please keep to public rights of way

PenrynYellow-browed Warbler (2) at University Campus

St JustYellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest (2+) still at Cot Valley in sycamores by bridge midway down valley at 100hrs

St LevanYellow-browed Warbler still in sallows and Grey Gables garden at 0940hrs

St IvesSnow Bunting still at Buttermilk Hill. Also Ring Ouzel 

Lost on Sat 7th Oct – Manfrotto tripod with dark green carrying harness, left probably at Hayle Estuary RSPB, may have been left in the car park or the hide at Ryans Field. If found please    contact us via the website, Thank you!

Tuesday 10th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Wadebridge Glossy Ibis flew over Wadebridge towards Walmsley.  Cattle Egret (8) still at Pinkson Creek this afternoon. Hawfinch over Egloshayle and Bittern and Wood Sandpiper at Walmsley Sanctuary (Thanks P.Roseveare and D.Julian)

The LizardRose-coloured Starling (juv) still on wires at Lizard Village (Thanks I.Maclean)

NanquidnoBarred Warbler (juv) at Nanquidno in brambles opposite Nanjulian farm

St JustHawfinch and Firecrest (2) at Kelynack. Also Merlin at Cot Valley (Thanks D.Flumm and S.Woolfries)

NanjizalYellow-browed Warbler (3) and Lesser Whitethroat (possibly eastern form) trapped and ringed at Nanjizal Valley. Please keep to public rights of way

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler at Swanvale NR

PorthwarraSpoonbill flew west over Porthgwarra at 0855hrs (Thanks M.Wallace). Pom Skua, Sooty Shearwater, Great Skua and Balearic Shearwater (103) flew past between 1530-1825hrs (Thanks S.Woolfries)

SancreedFirecrest (2) this morning (Thanks D.Flumm)

SaltashPink-footed Goose at Kingmill Lake

Pendennis Point – Gannet (350+) flew west 8am-1025am (Thanks C.Lovatt)

Thursday 10th November 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Restronguet – Dalmatian Pelican again at Restronguet Creek at 0855hrs from Point Quay, still present this afternoon

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel still in Boat Cove

HayleGreen-winged Teal (1w drk) still on Hayle Estuary RSPB. Also Spoonbill (2)

Longrock – Rose-coloured Starling (juv) still in Morrisons car park at 0920hrs

Marazion Yellow-browed Warbler (2) at RSPB Marazion Marsh near railway crossing on east side of reserve this afternoon