Wednesday 13th February 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

The Hume’s Leaf Warblers again at Tehidy Country Park, Camborne and Cot Valley. Cattle Egrets were at Stithians Reservoir and Drift.  The Bittern and Avocet remained at Stithians and Hayle respectively.

FalmouthICELAND GULL (juv) at Swanpool at 16.00hrs.

NewlynICELAND GULL (ad and juv) in Harbour this afternoon (thanks A.Boyns)

LandulphSPOONBILL (juv) seen from Devon side of river flew towards Landulph Marsh area this afternoon. (thanks C.Buckland)

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A few more shots of the Spoonbill today (Photos:C Buckland)

StithiansPink-footed Goose (2 ads) from Golden Lion causeway this morning. Also Common Sandpiper.

TruroAvocet (4) along River Tresillian near Tresemple Pool.

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (25) on rocks at Jubilee Pool.

Camel EstuaryGreenshank (5), Grey Plover (3), Golden Plover. (thanks C.Yates)

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