Friday 30th December 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still in Boat Cove NT at 1500hrs then flew SW. Park in Perranuthnoe and take coastal path west to view

Marazion – Pacific Diver off Marazion viewed towards Jubilee Pool at 1110hrs. Also Great Northern Diver (7)

Newquay – Cattle Egret (15) still at Gannel Estuary on south side of Penpol Creek in roost at 1645hrs

Helston – Cattle Egret (9) on east side of Helston Loe Pool just north of Carminowe Creek at 1630hrs. Yellow-browed Warbler near Helston Boating Lake behind Flora Motors at 1500hrs

DriftCattle Egret (6) at Drift Reservoir late morning

Hayle – Green-winged Teal (drk) still at Hayle Estuary RSPB from B3301 causeway this morning

Mousehole – Eastern Black Redstart (1w male) Mousehole at 09:10hrs. Use car park by Rock Pool Cafe then walk through cafe and take footpath left to view rocks. Also Black Redstart

Trevose Head – Lapland Bunting (18) at Trevose Head this afternoon

Hayle – Spoonbill still at Hayle Estuary this afternoon on Carnsew Basin


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