Thursday 25th February 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Cape Cornwall – White-billed Diver off Cape Cornwall between 09:15-11:15

Penzance – Pacific Diver (ad) off Jubilee Pool at 09:30. Slavonian Grebe, Great Northern Diver (2) and Purple Sandpiper (6)

The Lizard – Rose-coloured Starling (ad) at Lizard Village

Ponsanooth – Yellow-browed Warbler at Ponsanooth Sewage Works in trees on north side viewable from road

Saltash – Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest at China Fleet Club 50yds along nature trail from workshop at 1130hrs

Truro – Yellow-browed Warbler still at Tresemple Pool 200 yards from pool at 11:30

Pensilva –  Yellow-browed Warbler in private garden this afternoon

Marazion – Glaucous Gull at Trenow Cove

Gwithian Iceland Gull (juv) at St Gothian Sands LNR

Falmouth – Firecrest at Golden Bank on bottom path to Swans Reach at 1630hrs

HelstonBalearic Shearwater and  Black-throated Diver (8) off Helston Loe Bar.

Carrick Roads – Black-necked Grebe (4) off Loe Beach

Newlyn – Glaucous Gull still at Newlyn Harbour

Hayle – Spoonbill (imm) still at Hayle Estuary on Carnsew Basin

Looe – Med Gull (3), Slav Grebe (2) offshore. Also a large pod of Dolphins on east  side of Looe island with Gannets (Thanks C.Buckland)

Newquay – Barn Owl and Woodcock at Spitfire corner from Carnanton woods next to RAF St Mawgan at 21.00hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

One thought on “Thursday 25th February 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Kevin Mount

    A yellow-browed warbler on the lawn of a garden in Breage this morning Feb. 26th – identified from your own sighting reports elsewhere.

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