Sunday 20th November 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Lizard Point – possible PACIFIC DIVER flew past with two BT Divers

Point Dalmatian Pelican at Restronguet Creek from Point Quay then seen to fly off high to west.

Botallack – presumed Dalmatian Pelican flew over Bottallack in direction of Pendeen.

Hayle – Green-winged Teal still at Hayle Estuary RSPB. Also Water Pipit, Spoonbill (2) and Yellow-legged Gull (ad) (Thanks L.Langley)

The Lizard Great Grey Shrike at Windmill Farm NR, in car park at 1130-1150hrs. Also Hen Harrier (2) and Marsh Harrier (1) (CBWPS).

Newquay – American Wigeon (drk) still at Gannel Estuary. Also Cattle Egret with Little Egrets in Penpol Creek.

Padstow – juvenile Glaucous Gull at Porthscothan Bay

BudeYellow-browed Warbler at Bude Marsh from canal footpath before Truscott Bridge (Thanks A.Roberts)

Polgigga – Siberian Chiffchaff at Bosistow Lane

MarazionJack Snipe (3) at Marazion Marsh from roadside viewpoint. Also Bittern.

St AgnesShort-eared Owl at St Agnes Head

Men-an-Tol Hen Harrier (male and ringtail)

SennenBlack Redstart at Sennen Cove (Thanks E.Whitley)

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