Daily Archives: February 8, 2017

Wednesday 8th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe Hudsonian Whimbrel again in Boat Cove today

Saltash American Wigeon again at Kingsmill Lake. Also Spotted Redshank, (Thanks C.Buckland)

St ErthCattle Egret in field off Trenoweth Lane showing well this afternoon.

Devoran Cattle Egret (3) and Little Egret (21) in roost this evening. (CBWPS)

Bude Great White Egret at Bude Marshes at 1420hrs then flew east.

HelstonIceland Gull on Loe Pool this morning (Thanks S.Rogers). Also one at Sewage woks.

Carnon DownsYellow-browed Warbler (2) and Firecrest trapped and ringed at Carnon Downs Sewage works. (West Cornwall Ringing Group)

Hayle Spoonbill still on Hayle Estuary at midday. Also 2w Yellow-legged Gull, Common Gull (3), Avocet, Water Pipit, Gadwall (drk) and Goosander (7) (Thanks M.Halliday, B.Dallas et al)

LannerYellow-browed Warbler, Firecrest and Siberian Chiffchaff (5) at Gwennap Sewage works (West Cornwall Ringing Group)

MouseholeNo sign again today of the Eastern Black Redstart. Female/1w male Black Redstart present though.