Sunday 16th December 2007 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Drift/SancreedCATTLE EGRET (3) two birds still at Treganhoe Farm plus another bird north of Drift reservoir at Sellan Farm. (thanks S.Taylor)

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (30) off Jubilee Pool today (thanks S.Taylor)

Siblyback ReservoirCATTLE EGRET (1+) at north end of Reservoir. GREAT GREY SHRIKE just before hide at 10.25hrs.

Porthleven – Unconfirmed report of Laughing Gull (2 ads) between Loe Bar and Porthleven on beach.

Marazion RT Diver (3), Grey Phalarope (1), BT Diver (2) in Mounts Bay

Hayle EstuaryGW Teal (drk), DB Brent Goose (1), Greenshank and Med Gull (ad) on estuary, plus GN Diver in Carnsew Pool

St AustellSlav Grebe, BT Diver (5) and GN Diver (4) off Porthpean today.


Bird News courtesy of RBA unless otherwise stated. Please ensure you e-mail or phone all significant bird news direct to Rare Bird Alert 02070 382820.

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