RARE BIRD GALLERY (2007)

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‘Tundra’ Bean Goose and Pink-footed Goose – Drift reservoir, February 2007. Both uncommon species in Cornwall. (photo:P.Freestone)

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‘Tundra’ Bean Goose – Drift Reservoir, February 2007 (Photo:P.Freestone)

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Probable Eastern race Yellow Wagtail – St Germans Estate 21st february 2007. (photo:C.Buckland)

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‘Asian’ Lesser Whitethroat – Lelant Saltings, February 2007 (photo:P.Freestone)

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Dartford Warbler – Kynance Cove, The Lizard, March 2007 (photo:P.Freestone)

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Spotted Sandpiper – Hayle Estuary, March 2007. (photo:P.Freestone)

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Spotted Sandpiper – Hayle Estuary, April 2007. The same bird as in the previous photograph, moulting into summer plumage. This photo was taken a week before the bird was last seen. (photo:M.Halliday)

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White-billed Diver - Copperhouse Creek, March 2007 (photo:P.Freestone)

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White-billed Diver – Hayle Estuary, Feb/March 2007. (photo:M.Halliday)

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Franklin’s Gull – Hayle Estuary, 3rd March 2007 (photo:J.H.Johns)

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‘Badius‘ Woodchat Shrike – Nanjizal, May 20o7 (photo:P.Locker)

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Pacific Diver – offshore at Penzance, jubilee pool. February 2007 (photo:L.Fuller)

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‘Scandinavian’ Rock pipit – Marazion Beach, (photo:P.Freestone)

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‘Scandinavian’ Rock Pipit –  East Looe beach this bird has long track record was ringed in Orland in Sweden in 03 and comes back to this beach every year. (photo:C.Buckland)

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Above and below - Med Gull, Hayle Estuary, April 2007 (photos:P.Freestone)

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Cirl Bunting (male) South Cornwall, June 2007. One of 8 birds seen on the day, all part of the re-introduction Scheme. (photo:P.Freestone)

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Long-billed Dowitcher (ad. sum.plum.) Hayle Estuary, 14th July 2007. (Found and Photo by M.Halliday)

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Med Gull – Adult, Ryans Field 29th July ’07 (photo:J.H.Johns)

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Rose-coloured Starling - Lands End, 28th July 2007 (photo:M.Halliday)

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Long-billed Dowitcher – Hayle Estuary 14th July ’07 (photo:J.H.Johns)

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Wryneck – Rame Head 25th August’07 (photo:C.Buckland) Present for three days near Coastguards Station.

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Kentish Plover (juv) Marazion Beach, Sunday 26th August ’07. (photo S.Rogers) Bird seen briefly before it was flushed by joggers and could not be relocated.

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Black Kite Whacker Quay, 24th September ’07 (photo:C.Buckland)

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Pectoral Sandpiper St Gothian sands NR 1st October ’07 (photo:J.H.Johns)

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Semipalmated Sandpiper Hayle Estuary, 22nd August ’07 (digiscoped:N.Bond)

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Buff-breasted Sandpiper Davidstow Airfield 4th October ’07 (photo:L.Gwynn)

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Yellow-browed Warblers Penberth 4th October 2007 (Photos: K.Gillam)

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Spotted Crake Marazion Marsh 3rd October 2007 (photo:K.Gillam)

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Ring-necked Duck (fem) Saltash, 5th November 2007 (photo: C.Buckland)

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‘Desert’ Lesser Whitethroat, Porthcurno, 5th November 2007 (photos: M.Halliday)

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American Buff-bellied Pipit, Trevilley Farm, nr Lands End, 5th November 2007 (photos:M.Halliday)

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Red-flanked Bluetail, Cot Valley, 3rd November 2007 (photos:B.Field)

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Green-winged Teal, Hayle Estuary, November 2007 (photos B.Mcgeough)

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Cattle Egret, Polgigga 19th November 2007 (photos:B.Field)

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Hume’s Warbler, Cot Valley 27th December 2007 (photos:P.Freestone)

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