Monday 8th February 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion – Glossy Ibis still at Marazion Marsh RSPB this morning on flooded field west of road by Longrock Pool.  Glaucous Gull still on beach at mouth of Red River

Sancreed – Ring-billed Gull (1w) east of Trennack Farm in fields south of road

HelstonYellow-browed Warbler at Helston Boating Lake

Widemouth Bay – Glaucous Gull (imm) on beach. Great Skua (2) in surf zone feeding on rotting whale carcase (Thanks R.Kirkwood)

LooeGlaucous Gull, Great Northern Diver (c8) and Slav Grebe off Hannafore

Newlyn – Glaucous Gull (juv) still at Newlyn Harbour. Also Great Northern Diver (2)

Cape Cornwall Great Skua (5) past Cape Cornwall between 09:20 & 11:20

PendeenGreat Skua (3) past Pendeen Watch

Hayle – Spoonbill (imm) still at Hayle Estuary off B3301 causeway. Also Yellow-legged Gull (ad)

Durgan – Red-necked Grebe (3) still viewed from road above Durgan

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