Saturday 4th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still at Trenow Cove mid morning. Pacific Diver (ad) offshore mid morning. Also Black-throated Diver (33) and Great Northern Diver (5)

MillbrookCattle Egret (2) in horse paddock off Radford Lane at Stone Farm at 1025hrs

HayleRing-billed Gull (2w) still on Hayle Estuary RSPB early afternoon then flew over A30. Spoonbill still on estuary at Copperhouse Creek. No sign of Green-winged Teal

SaltashCattle Egret (2) at Stone farm, Millbrook (Thanks C.Buckland)

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup (ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool

NewquayRing-billed Gull and Cattle Egret (7) still at Gannel Estuary this afternoon. Iceland Gull at Porth Reservoir

Saltash – American Wigeon still at Kingsmill Lake at 1000hrs

The LizardRed-necked Grebe, Black-necked Grebe (12) and Great Northern Diver  off The Lizard Point. Hen Harrier (male) at Lizard Downs

Trevose Head – Glaucous Gull (juv) and Lapland Bunting (84) at Trevose Head

Marazion – Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Velvet Scoter (2) off Station House

Polgigga –  Iceland Gull at Polgigga

Wadebridge – Spoonbill (3) at Walmsley Sanctuary CBWPS

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