Saturday 18th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe Hudsonian Whimbrel reported again at Trenow Cove.

PenzancePacific Diver off Jubilee Pool this morning. Purple Sandpiper (37) on rocks by Jubilee Pool (Thanks L.Langley and C.Urquhart)

Helston Cattle Egret (15) at waters edge on south side of Degibna Wood viewed from West Penrose Walk (CBWPS)

St MartinCattle Egret (7) this afternoon at Treboe, St Martin (CBWPS)

Hayle – Green-winged Teal (1w drk) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB, also Yellow-legged Gull (2w) and Iceland Gull (juv)). Spoonbill and Avocet at Ryan’s Field still.

Polgigga Iceland Gull (ad and 2 juvs) in fields at Arden-Sawah this morning. Also Med Gull (15). Firecrest at Polgigga (Thanks M.Wallace)

Camborne Yellow-browed Warbler still at Tehidy CP at 0845hrs between small pond and café

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler at Swanvale NR today (J.Irvine). Yellow-browed Warbler at College Reservoir on west side of first pond below dam (D.Chaney)

St Columb Major – Yellow-browed Warbler and Siberian Chiffchaff at St Columb Major on at sewage works

Nanjizal Lapland Bunting in stubble field before kissing gate to Nanjizal Valley.

Men-an-Tol Hen Harrier (ringtail) and Barn Owl this evening (Thanks L.Langley)

Friday 17th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still in Boat Cove NT. Park in Perranuthnoe & take coastal path west to view

HelstonCattle Egret (16) at Loe Pool in the roost late afternoon (Thanks I.Maclean)

Ruan Lanihorne – Cattle Egret (14) north of Ruan Lanihorne in cattle field at 1210hrs

Hayle – Green-winged Teal (1w drk) at Hayle Estuary from B3301 causeway

Nanjizal – Little Bunting still at Nanjizal Valley in hedge east of kissing gate along footpath to Trevilly Farm at 1220hrs

CamborneYellow-browed Warbler at Tehidy CP

Thursday 16th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel still at Trenow Cove this morning.

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup again at Dozmary Pool this morning

HayleGreen-winged Teal (1w drk), Iceland Gull (juv), Spoonbill and Water Pipit on estuary this morning

NewquayGreat Skua past Towan Head this morning (Thanks R.Blackman)

Tuesday 14th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel reported again today at Trenow Cove

Bodmin Moor  – Lesser Scaup still on Dozmary Pool

Devoran Cattle Egret (5) in roost at Devoran this evening. Also Spotted Redshank on estuary (Thanks L.Langley)

HayleCaspian Gull (1w) at Hayle Estuary this afternoon (Thanks M.Halliday)

MouseholeEastern Black Redstart reported again on rocks below rockpool café today

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler and Siberian Chiffchaff at Swanvale NR at North end (Thanks L.Langley)

Helston Iceland Gull (2) at boating Lake today

SennenIceland Gull (juv) in fields behind Seaview caravan Park (Thanks M.Wallace)