Tuesday 27th December 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel still at Boat cove at 1315hrs

MarazionRing-billed Gull (1w) at Marazion Marsh RSPB at Long Rock Pool at 0910hrs, still present at 1455hrs then flushed. Caspian Gull at Marazion Marsh RSPB at 1430hrs on Longrock Pool then flew west

NewquayCattle Egret (18) on Gannel Estuary at Penpol Creek roost late afternoon

Drift – Cattle Egret (3) still at Drift Reservoir in flight behind hide at 1100hrs. Also Black-necked Grebe and Scaup from hide

Mousehole – Eastern Black Redstart still at Mousehole at 0800hrs. Use car park by Rock Pool Cafe then walk through cafe & take footpath left to view rocks

PorthpeanBlack-throated Diver (3) and Great Northern Diver (8) off Porthpean Beach. Brent Goose (5) also (Thanks D.Julian)

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