The RSPB are seeking to address the issue of helicopter disturbance at Hayle Estuary and Marazion Marsh Nature Reserves. If you witness such a disturbance can you please send details of the incident including type of helicopter (police, RNAS Culdrose, private etc), date, time, weather conditions, direction of helicopter flight and which birds were flushed. Please send details, preferably by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to RSPB, No.2 The Old Smelting House, Chyandour Coombe, Penzance TR18 3LP Tel. 01736 360624.
(If you see the Police helicopter let us know too as it’s a very rare sight in Cornwall!!)