Daily Archives: April 10, 2017

Monday 10th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

HayleCattle Egret (2) on Ryan’s Field early afternoon. Also Spoonbill (2) this morning then a single bird this afternoon. Iceland Gull (2cy) flew from estuary this afternoon. (Thanks Oriole Birding and A.Whitehouse)

Bude Cattle Egret (3) still at Bude Marshes today

St Just Woodchat Shrike still south of Cot Valley this morning (for 9th day) (Thanks N.Wheatley via Twitter)

Hayle Iceland Gull at Copperhouse Creek this afternoon (Thanks M.Bishop)

St Agnes Iceland Gull flew past St Agnes Head mid afternoon

Bodmin MoorIceland Gull (juv) still at Colliford Lake this afternoon viewed from Gillhouse. (Thanks C.Buckland)

St IvesPurple Sandpiper (9) on rocks below coastguard watch at St Ives Island (Thanks A.Whitehouse)

Perranuthnoe – Again, no sign of Hudsonian Whimbrel this morning but Red-breasted Merganser (2) and Black-throated Diver offshore (Thanks A.Whitehouse)

St Austell Velvet Scoter (2) and Great Northern Diver (5) off Par off Spit Beach