Tuesday 2nd April 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

ICELAND GULLS were reported today from: Newlyn Harbour, Drift Reservoir, Walsley Sanctuary and Sennen Cove.

Drift – *CATTLE EGRET*(17) still in fields to west and north of Drift Reservoir. (see Rare and Scarce bird map for location)

Sennen CoveGLAUCOUS GULL  on Cowloe until 19.30hrs when flew north

Stithians RING-NECKED DUCK (fem) still on southern cutoff.

Hayle EstuaryMed Gull (ad) and Greenshank (2). Also Swallow over Lelant in evening (P.Freestone)

Rame HeadPeregrine (2), Raven (2) and Swallow over (thanks C.Buckland)


Peregrine at Rame (photo: C.Buckland)

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