Daily Archives: March 9, 2017

Thursday 9th March 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Helston – Bonaparte’s Gull at Helston Boating Lake at 1515hrs then flew SW

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup still at Dozmary Pool. Iceland Gull and Great Northern Diver (2) at Colliford Lake at South end at 1330hrs

CamborneCattle Egret in trees by pond at Tehidy CP, then later in adjacent fields. Also Yellow-browed Warbler still by café (Thanks M.Lenney)

Hayle – Spoonbill (imm) and Iceland Gull at Hayle Estuary from B3301 causeway

Mylor – Black-necked Grebe (16) at Carrick Roads off Messack Point from Mylor Churchtown at 1345hrs

Marazion – Little Gull (1w) at Longrock Pool late morning, then at Newlyn Green at 1500hrs (Thanks M.Phillips)

Falmouth – Red-necked Grebe at Castle Beach. Yellow-browed Warbler (2) at Swanpool, 1 on West side and 1 on North Side

DriftBlack-necked Grebe still at reservoir. Also Gadwall (7), Mandarin, Chiffchaff and Otter. (Thanks D.Flumm)

The Lizard Short-eared Owl at Predannack Airfield in area with no public access

Short-eared Owl, Predannack, 090317 (A.Hugo)