Tag Archives: Temminck’s Stint in Cornwall

Tuesday 30th May 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

HayleTemminck’s Stint still this afternoon on Ryans Field. View from causeway, bird showing very well. (Thanks M.Bishop and S.Rogers)

GwithianBarnacle Goose (of unkown origin) at St Gothian Sands NR again today

RED KITES reported today from Menheniot (1), Bartinney Downs (1) and Newquay (2)

Monday 29th May 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

*LATE NEWS YESTERDAY* – St Just – unconfirmed report of Snowy Owl in field just up from Bosavern Farm (28th May)

The Lizard Red-footed Falcon at Windmill Farm CWT reserve at 1500hrs then flew east and no further sighting by 1630hrs. Reported again at 2100hrs along Kynance Road flew north towards Grochall. Also Red Kite (3) over Goonhilly Downs (Thanks N.Crouch).

HayleTemminck’s Stint still at 0825hrs on Copperhouse Creek behind Police Station. Bird back on Ryan’s Field this afternoon, still present at 1500hrs. Also Little Gull (1s) still. (Thanks V.Stratton and B.Dallas)

Temminck’s Stint at Hayle (V.Stratton)

StithiansGreat White Egret again this morning still at Stithians reservoir at Southern cutoff. Reported at Golden Lion cut-off this afternoon.

Marazion Hobby hunting at Marazion Marsh RSPB today

RED KITES today at Crowlas (2), Stithians Reservoir, Newquay, Tregonetha Downs, Godolphin HIll (4) and Hayle.

Sunday 28th May 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

St JustSnowy Owl reported in field just up from Bosavern Farm (Thanks D.Sloman)

Hayle Temmink’s Stint on Ryan’s Field this evening

StithiansGreat White Egret at Stithians Reservoir at south causeway showing well this morning and still present at 1620hrs. Red Kite flew over at 1235hrs (Thanks W.Chegwidden, S.Jones, Dom & A.Towle)

TruroBlack Kite briefly over Malpas at 1145hrs then flew east along Tresillian river

The Lizard Red Kite (16) circling over Predennack this morning. (Thanks S.Richards)

GrumblaRed Kite (3) flew over Leswidden-Derval Farm area this morning (Thanks D.Flumm)

Falmouth Red Kite singles flew east over Police Station at 0855hrs and 0930hrs. (Thanks P.Freestone)

St ErthRed Kite flew over this afternoon (Thanks K.Hugo)

Ruan LanihorneRed Kite flew over Sett Bridge this morning. Also Kingfisher (Thanks R.Andrew)

Mount HawkeRed Kite low over field at Mount Hawke this afternoon. (Thanks M.Brown)

Monday 19th September 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Davidstow*WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER* (ad) still at Davidstow airfield at western most end of cross runway at c0815hrs. Also BUFF BREASTED SANDPIPER still, TEMMINCK’S STINT by windsock early afternoon

Devoran – probable *WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER* at Devoran quay this evening with Dunlin and Ringed Plover (Thanks P.Liddle)

Drift*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* still at Drift reservoir early morning and still present at 1841hrs in NW arm, showing well. Also Curlew Sandpiper and Spotted Redshank

NanjizalBLACK KITE (2) flew north over valley at 1340hrs

St Levan*BLACK KITE* at Trethewey still near Bosfranken Farm

StithiansLONG-BILLED DOWITCHER (juv) still at Stithians reservoir at southern end from Carnmenellis Causeway this evening. Also PECTORAL SANDPIPER, Wood Sandpiper and Curlew Sandpiper (3)

St JustFirecrest in Cot Valley (Thanks J.Young)

Scillonian CrossingBalearic Shearwater (3), Sooty Shearwater (3), Storm Petrel (60+), Great Skua (2) and Common Dolphin (15) from Scillonian III this evening

PorthgwarraSabine’s Gull, Balearic Shearwater (156), Sooty Shearwater (16), Grey Phalarope (6) and Storm Petrel (112) past Gwennap Head in 9.5hrs

PolgiggaBlue Headed Wagtail (male) on cricket pitch this evening

SennenYellow Legged Gull (2. 1w) in Sennen Cove

Falmouth Black Tern again at Argal reservoir this morning

No sign of Semipalmated Sandpiper at Drift reservoir