Daily Archives: January 1, 2018

Monday 1st January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Happy New Year from Cornwall Birding 

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) on boating lake for 2nd day

Bodmin Moor Lesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 0800hrs

HelfordCattle Egret (11) at Frenchman’s Creek at dusk and (5) at Newtown-in-St Martin

St BeockCattle Egret at Hay Farm

The LizardRichard’s Pipit  at Kynance Cove by cattle grid on Kynance approach road. Black Redstart at Housel Bay

Wadebridge – Hawfinch (2) at Egloshayle Cemetery still. Spoonbill still at Walmsley Sanctuary, Slav Grebe on Camel Estuary

FeockHawfinch (2) still by church at 1120hrs

TorpointSpoonbill (2) at St Johns Lake. Also Great Northern Diver (2)

TruroSpoonbill (2) at Kea in creek at Roundwood Quay

HayleSpoonbill in Carnsew Basin

Carrick Roads Black-necked Grebe (1+) and Slav Grebe this afternoon

Looe Slav Grebe and Great Northern Diver off Hannafore Point

St AustellBlack-throated Diver (2) off Lower Porthpean at 0930hrs

DriftPink-footed Goose at Drift reservoir

FalmouthBlack Redstart (3+) at Castle Beach still

Cape CornwallBlack Redstart at Porth Ledden