Saturday 8th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove today

Hayle Cattle Egret on Ryan’s Field this afternoon. Garganey on pool between Ryan’s Field and Hayle river before being flushed. Also Spoonbill and Yellow-legged Gull on estuary (P.Smale)

Newquay Cattle Egret (4) flew into roost at Gannel Estuary

Wadebridge – Cattle Egret (6) at Clapper Marshes. Water Pipit (2), Little Ringed Plover and Garganey at Amble Marshes (Thanks D.Julian/A.Langdon)

St Ives – adult Night Heron on lake near St Ives with No General Access. Also Garganey. Ring Ouzel (3) reported at St Ives.

St Just Woodchat Shrike still south of Cot Valley. Take steps on south side of road just east of Cot Youth Hostel and view hedge at south end of 2nd daffodil field.

The LizardHoopoe at Old Lizard Head flew in off the sea and landed in field behind old wooden lookout post

Polgigga – Iceland Gull at Raftra Farm

Trevose Head Lapland Bunting (male) at Trevose head by lifeboat station this morning (Thanks D.Julian)

Winnard’s Perch Red Kite over mobbed by Carron Crows (cbwps)

PortscathoLong-tailed Duck off Porthcurnick Beach late morning

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