Tag Archives: Wryneck in Cornwall

Wednesday 15th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

St Just Wryneck south of Cot Valley by coast path this morning

St LevanYellow-browed Warbler still by turning circle

LanliveryBrambling in garden sine Saturday (Thanks Kevin and Lorraine)

Thursday 26th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

GwithianWhite-rumped Sandpiper (juv) at St Gothian Sands LNR, showing well at 1605hrs

NanjizalRadde’s Warbler at Nanjizal Valley. possible Blyth’s Pipit flew over towards Lands End. Also Hawfinch (10). Ring Ouzel and Firecrest also at Nanjizal. Yellow-browed Warbler (3) trapped and ringed at Nanjizal Valley. Please keep to public rights of way (Thanks K.Wilson)

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 1130hrs, showing well. No sign of Long-tailed Duck

Cape CornwallOrtolan Bunting (1+) flew over garden at Cape Cornwall

St IvesWryneck at Clodgy Point on rocks by coastal path NWN of town and NW of Trevalgan Holiday Farm at 1130hrs

NanquidnoWryneck on coast path at Trevalgan cliff. Great White Egret flew north over this morning. Hawfinch (2) flew over. Also Ring Ouzel

MarazionRose-coloured Starling (juv) again at Marazion Marsh RSPB landed in reeds at c1820hrs

Lands EndGreat White Egret at Lands End at 0945hrs. Also Yellow-browed Warbler (3+) and Black Redstart

BudeGlossy Ibis over golf club course at 1100hrs then flew west

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler at Maenporth. Great Northern Diver offshore. Yellow-browed Warbler at University of Exeter Campus. Hawfinch (5) flew over and Firecrest trapped and ringed

Porthgwarra – Ring Ouzel, Black Redstart, Wheatear and Merlin (2) at Porthgwarra this morning. Also a few Brambling over (Thanks M.Wallace)

RameBlack Redstart (2) at Rame Head at 1655hrs, 1 at coastguard cottages and 1 at church

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!

Monday 9th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PendeenWryneck still below coastguard cottages at 1120hrs, still present at 1415hrs on path below cottages, showing well. Also Yellow-browed Warbler and Pied Flycatcher

ConstantineYellow-browed Warbler (2) at Constantine with Long-tailed Tit flock in wet woods at NW end of village at 0800hrs. Also Whinchat (Thanks J.Chapman)

St Levan Yellow-browed Warbler still at turning circle (Thanks M.Wallace)

Polgigga – Yellow-browed Warbler at end of Bosistow Lane (Thanks M.Wallace)

St JustYellow-browed Warbler at Cot Valley in garden by corner house at 1150hrs

NanquidnoYellow-browed Warbler at bottom of valley

PendeenPom Skua flew past this morning

No sign of Rose-coloured Starling at Lizard Village

Wednesday 4th October 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

HayleCattle Egret (17) on Hayle estuary RSPB from causeway until 1545hrs then flew off. Black-necked Grebe still at Casnew Basin at 1014hrs (Cornwall Bird Tours)

St JustWryneck still at Nanquidno at Boscregan Farm in hedge. Firecrest (4+) at Cot Valley. Firecrest (2) at Kenidjack Valley

PendeenYellow-browed Warbler at Geevor Tin Mine at 1010hrs

Lands End – Turtle Dove on wires behind Treeve Moor House at 0940hrs

St LevanPied Flycatcher (2), Firecrest (4) and Whinchat at St Levan

MarazionFirecrest by footpath to Marazion Marsh RSPB at 1225hrs

No sign of American Golden Plover at Sennen this morning

Saturday 30th September 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

CamelfordSpotted Sandpiper still at Crowdy Reservoir

DavidstowBuff-breasted Sandpiper (3) still at Davidstow Airfield.

SennenAmerican Golden Plover and Dotterel still in field SE of Escalls Chapel (Cornwall Bird Tours)

HayleCattle Egret (2) on Ryans Field this afternoon. Also Ruff (5), Spoonbill and Knot (2) (Cornwall Bird Tours, R. Costella-Nichols)

PorthgwarraMelodious Warbler in bracken south of 60ft Cover, tho elusive Also Firecrest. (Thanks T.McGowan and Cornwall Bird Tours)

Ruan LanihornePurple Heron still at Sett Bridge. Also Spoonbill (2)

Gorran HavenWryneck in scrub on east side of Dodman Point at 1220hrs

NewquayLittle Stint still at gannet Estuary

St Levan Pied Flycatcher at St Levan

St JustPied Flycatcher at Cot Valley

Porthgwarra – Pied Flycatcher at Porthgwarra

MevagisseyBalearic Shearwater (6) flew past Chapel point

The Lizard Osprey flew south over Kynance Road at 1030hrs

PolgiggaTurtle Dove still on wires near Bosistow Farm at 1500hrs

MarazionGrey Phalarope still at Marazion Marsh RSPB on Long Rock Pool this afternoon

RameShort-eared Owl at Rame Head still