Sunday 3rd February 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Corwall include:

Tehidy Country Park – **HUMES LEAF WARBLER** still around pond nearest to cafe. Also Firecrest still.

Cot Valley – No sign of Hume’s Leaf Warbler at top end of valley today.

Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (18) still in fields at Treganhoe Farm

NewlynICELAND GULL (Ad, 2w and 2 juvs) in Harbour late afternoon. BN Grebe (2) still in morning.


Adult and Juv Iceland Gull at Newlyn (photos: C.Oates)

Sancreed ICELAND GULL (juv) again in fields tho mobile

StithiansRING-NECKED DUCK (fem) still from Carmenellis Causeway.

Penryn SPOONBILL flew east past Mabe at 1700hrs.

TruroSiberian Chiffchaff (2) at Carnon Downs Sewage works. Also Firecrest in garden at Meadow Close.

MouseholeWhimbrel again between Newlyn and Mousehole on rocks at Roskilly


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