Monday 7th March 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel still on rocks at south end of beach at 16:00

Marazion – Pacific Diver (ad) still west of St.Michael’s Mount at 11:30 but drifted west

Bodmin Moor – Lesser Scaup (drk) still at Siblyback Lake. Scaup (fem) again at Siblyback Lake

SaltashYellow-browed Warbler at China Fleet Club north of workshops by nature trail at 11:00

Torpoint – Yellow-browed Warbler and Siberian Chiffchaff (2) at St John’s sewage works. No access view through fence

TruroYellow-browed Warbler still along Tresillian River, 200 yards from Tresemple Pool.
Also Firecrest and probable Siberian Chiffchaff. (Thanks A.Nicholson)

Mousehole – Glaucous Gull (juv) on St.Clement’s Isle in evening. No Sign of American Herring Gull on St Clement’s Isle

Porthgwarra – Humpback Whale (2) off Gwennap Head at 10:55

HelstonWhooper Swan (ad) still at Boating Lake

East LooeBlack Redstart (2) on seafront

Hayle – Spoonbill still at Hayle Estuary RSPB. Also Water Pipit. Siberian Chiffchaff still at Hayle Estuary. Also Whimbrel

Gwithian – Brent Goose at St Gothian Sands LNR

Lower Tamar Lake Goosander (20), Tufted Duck (8), Gadwall (2), Nuthatch and Tree creeper (Thanks D.Dennis)

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