Daily Archives: February 7, 2018

Wednesday 7th February 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill Lake in field opposite hide at 1330hrs

TorpointGreen-winged Teal (drk) still at Wilcove, showing well

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still on Trenance Pool, coming to bread

St AustellSurf Scoter (3) still off Lower Porthpean. Also Velvet Scoter. Slav Grebe, Black-necked Grebe and Long-tailed Duck off Lower Porthpean

CoverackIceland Gull (2. 2w + juv), Black-throated Diver (2), Great Northern Diver (2) and Firecrest at Coverack

MarazionIceland Gull (juv) at Long Rock Pool early morning

MevagisseyIceland Gull and Glaucous Gull still

PendeenGlaucous Gull (2 juv) at Portheras Cove

PenzanceGlaucous Gull (juv) off Eastern Green beach

NewlynGlaucous Gull (juv) still at Newlyn harbour

Cape CornwallGlaucous Gull (juv) flew south this morning

WadebridgeWater Pipit (8+) still at Chapel Amble in flooded Field at 1335hrs. Water Pipit (2) at Treraven Meadows late afternoon tho distant

PolzeathBlack Redstart (male) at Rumps Point

MouseholeBlack Redstart (1w) on ropes opposite Ship Inn at 1725hrs

Rosenannon DownsShort-eared Owl and Jack Snipe 

No sign of Pacific Diver off Pendower Beach but Black-throated Diver (25), Great Northern Diver (2), Red-necked Grebe and Slav Grebe (3)