Tag Archives: Cattle Egret in Cornwall

Tuesday 18th July 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

WadebridgeCattle Egret (3) and Wood Sandpiper at Walmsley Sanctuary

Scillonian CrossingGreat Shearwater (2) and Storm Petrel (2) from Scillonian III off Porthgwarra

HayleYellow-legged Gull (juv) at Hayle Estuary RSPB

PadstowMed Gull (54) and Yellow-legged Gull (Thanks D.Julian)

No sign of Amur Falcon by 1830hrs

Sunday 16th July 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The Lizard Wilson’s Petrel flew slowly west past Lizard Point. Also Storm Petrel (c10), Great Shearwater, Pom Skua and Yellow-legged Gull

WadebridgeCattle Egret (3) in cattle field at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater (2), Storm Petrel (15), Sooty Shearwater (12), Pom Skua, Arctic Skua (2) and Puffin (2) flew past this morning

FalmouthBalearic Shearwater, Storn Petrel (6) and Sooty Shearwater (4) in Falmouth Bay from AK Wildlife Cruise

Scillonian CrossingStorm Petrel (6+) from Scillonian III

Thursday 13th July 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bude – Wholly unconfirmed report of Amur Falcon this morning at St Genny’s. No further details.

WadebridgeCattle Egret again at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning. (Thanks S.Rogers)

Cattle Egret (S.Rogers)

Lower Tamar Lake Great White Egret at Lower Tamar Lake today

Wednesday 12th July 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Cattle Egret (C.Selway)

WalmsleyCattle Egret (3) still this evening at Walmsley, plus 5 Green Sandpiper, 1 Ringed Plover. 1 Dunlin. 1 Black-Tailed Godwit, 6 Common Teal and two Gadwall broods (6 and 3 ducklings) (Thanks C.Selway) I

CreanBee-eater on telephone wire above woods. Clearly visible, then flew toward St. Buryan. (Thanks N.Milligan)

Thursday 27th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Praa SandsKentish Plover on beach at 1635hrs

ConstantineCattle Egret (2) flew north over at 0800hrs (Thanks J.Chapman)

HayleCattle Egret still on ryans field this evening. Also Little Ringed Plover (2) early morning (Thanks B.Dallas)

PorthgwarraWood Warbler today at Porthgwarra. In bare trees immediately across road from cafe garden @ 13.30. (Thanks G.Clark)

St IvesRing Ouzel still at Buttermilk Hill this afternoon. (Thanks B.Dallas)

Saturday 15th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

TruroCattle Egret (12) at St Clements at Menadews Farm in cattle field

BudeCattle Egret (5) still at Bude Marshes

Goss MoorLittle Bunting (2) at Goss Moor NNR near Enniscavern by pylons at Toads Hole. Take track to Toads Hole by cattle grid on road to Enniscaven then take path right towards pylons and view area around Marsh Fritillary info board

HayleIceland Gull (juv) on estuary. Glaucous Gull (juv) on Copperhouse Creek and Spoonbill (imm) on Ryans Field

DriftIceland Gull (imm) at Drift reservoir (Thanks D.Flumm)

St IvesRing Ouzel at Buttermilk Hill still

HelstonPintail (drk) still at boating lake

Pintail at Helston (F.Trewin)

Saturday 1st April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The LizardWoodchat Shrike (male) at Kynance cove in bushes north of Kynance Cove Road at 1500hrs. Hoopoe still in gardens of farmhouse near Minster Meadow, Manaccan. Purple Sandpiper (8) and Puffin (10) at Lizard Point and drake Goosander on Croft Pascoe Pool (Thanks F.Trewin)

NewquayCattle Egret (6) at Colan flew south past Church. Brent Goose (4) on Gannel Estuary. Purple Sandpiper (5) at Towan Head (cbwps)

HayleCattle Egret (3) on Ryans Field. Iceland Gull (juv) and Spoonbill at Hayle Estuary RSPB.

St ErthCattle Egret (3) in field on Tregea Lane this morning

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup (male) still at Dozmary Pool

St AnthonyGreat White Egret on estuary at St Anthony (Thanks F.Trewin)

PendeenIceland Gull (juv) flew over B3318 this evening

GwithianIceland Gull (2w) at St Gothian Sands LNR

WadebridgeWater PIpit (8 sum plum) at Walmsley Sanctuary

CrowlasHouse Martin flew over (cbwps)