Tag Archives: Glossy Ibis in Cornwall

Friday 19th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill Lake this morning, still present at 1615hrs roosted. Also Cattle Egret (2). Hawfinch in China Fleet car park tho mobile

PolzeathLittle Auk (2)  flew past Rumps Point. Also Glaucous Gull (juv) and Great Northern Diver

AnthonyGreen-winged Teal (drk) at Wacker Quay. Also Spoonbill (3)

ChacewaterHawfinch in garden

GwithianGlaucous Gull (2w) and Scaup (1w drk) at St Gothian Sands LNR

FalmouthGlaucous Gull on rocks between Gyllyngvase and Swanpool beach. Black Redstart (2) still at Castle Beach

NewlynGlaucous Gull (ad) and Iceland Gull (2. ad +juv) on rocks at river mouth

Cape Cornwall – Iceland Gull (juv) off Cape Cornwall this morning

DriftBlack-necked Grebe at Drift reservoir

PendowerVelvet Scoter (drk) at Pendower

 

DownderryBlack Redstart at Downderry

Sunday 14th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor Lesser Scaup (ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Also Hen Harrier (ringtail). Caspian Gull (ad) reported at Colliford lake

The LizardRichard’s Pipit (1+) at Caethillian Cove still near pumping station at 0930hrs. Short-eared Owl at Kynance Downs

SennenCattle Egret in cattle field behind Gwenvor

HayleRing-billed Gull (1w) at Hayle Estuary RSPB at 1430hrs then flew south. Spoonbill still on Ryans field. Firecrest at Ryans Field

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still at Trenance Pool (Thanks M.Worden)

St AustellSurf Scoter (3. ad fem, juv drk and juv fem) still off Lower Porthpean, Also Velvet Scoter and Long-tailed Duck (Thanks M.Worden)

MillbrookRing-billed Gull (2w) reported on pond

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill Lake in field at Randolph viewed from China Fleet Nature Trail

WadebridgeHawfinch (2+) still at Egloshayle Cemetery

FeockHawfinch (2) still at St Feock Church at 1430hrs. Black-necked Grebe and Black-throated Diver offshore

NewlynIceland Gull (3,  ad + 2 juv) at Newlyn Harbour. Also Glaucous Gull

MarazionIceland Gull (juv) in field on west side of Marazion Marsh RSPB

PenzanceYellow-browed Warbler (2) at Morrab Gardens

PortscathoSlav Grebe (2) in harbour and Long-tailed Duck (fem) and Black-throated Diver (4) offshore

PerranporthPom Skua (ad pale) flew west past at 1020hrs

HelstonSiberian Chiffchaff (2+) and Firecrest (1+) in hedge by sewage works

DriftBlack-necked Grebe at Drift Reservoir still

LelantFirecrest in gorse by railway platform at 1430hrs

Saturday 6th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Pink-footed Goose (M.Halliday)

Marazion – probable Bonaparte’s Gull briefly at Marazion. Iceland Gull (juv) in overflow car park

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) again on Trenance Pool at 1100hrs

HelfordCattle Egret (13) still at Newtown-in-St Martin in cattle field between Tretharrup Farm and Trewince Farm

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill lake this afternoon. Also Spotted Redshank

Bodmin Moor Lesser Scaup still at Dozmary pool. Hawfinch (2) at Bowithick

The LizardRichard’s Pipit (2) between Kynance Cove and Caethillian Cove. Also Lapland Bunting. Pom Skua flew past Lizard Point.

WadebridgeHawfinch (5) still at Egloshayle cemetery

St MerrynHawfinch (2) at church

Mounts BayIceland Gull, Glaucous Gull, Pom Skua and Great Northern Diver (8) in bay at 1655hrs

LooeGlaucous Gull (2w) on fish market roof. Siberian Chiffchaff and Black Redstart at Hannafore Point

HayleSpoonbill still on Hayle Estuary RSPB on Ryans Field at 0950hrs

HelstonFirecrest at Sewage Works. Black Redstart at Gunwalloe Cove

RoselandLong-tailed Duck, Slav Grebe and Great Northern Diver in Pendower Bay

Men-An-TolHen Harrier (2) this evening

SennenSiberian Chiffchaff at Brew Pool

 

RameWoodlark (2+) in fields north of military road at 1035hrs

Friday 5th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup (ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool this morning. Also Caspian Gull

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill Lake in Field opposite 2nd hide at 1100hrs

HelfordCattle Egret (15) at Newtown-in-St Martin

St AustellSurf Scoter (2), Long-tailed Duck and Velvet Scoter still off Lower Porthpean

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still at Trenance Pool at 1700hrs

WadebridgeHawfinch (5) still at Egloshayle Cemetery this morning tho mobile

Feock – Hawfinch still at Church. Black-necked Grebe (2) and Great Northern Diver (2) off Loe Beach

Marazion – Glacous Gull (juv) on Long Rock Poll briefly. Iceland Gull in car park again

Coverack Iceland Gull (2w) still in harbour

HelstonSiberian Chiffchaff at sewage works

Cape Cornwall – Balearic Shearwater and Great Northern Diver (6) flew past

Wednesday 13th December 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill lake in grass field opposite 2nd hide at 1225hrs

St AustellSurf Scoter (2) still off Lower Porthpean. Also Long-tailed Duck, Black-throated Diver (2) and Great Northern Diver (3+)

FalmouthSlav Grebe (2), Red-necked Grebe and Great Northern Diver (2) still off Swanpool. Also Black Redstart

PenzanceBlack-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (2) off Eastern Green Beach

NewlynSiberian Chiffchaff still at Sandy Cove. Slav Grebe and Great Northern Diver (6+) offshore

No sign of American Golden Plover at Hayle Estuary RSPB

No sign of Snowy Owl at Chapel Carn Brea

Sunday 10th December 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

SaltashGlossy Ibis still at Kingsmill Lake, Hawfinch still by putting green at 1400hrs

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Also Ring-necked Duck still

MylorBlack-necked Grebe (4) and Great Northern Diver (3) in Carrick Roads

PenzanceBlack-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (5) off Jubilee Pool. Pom Skua and Slav Grebe also offshore

HayleSpoonbill stil on estuary

St IvesGrey Phalarope and Great Northern Diver (4) flew past St Ives Island

Saturday 9th December 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Also Ring-necked Duck still

St ErthCattle Egret still today in field off Tredrea Lane

Hayle –  Caspian Gull (1w) on Estuary tis morning. Also American Golden Plover (juv) still on estuary. (Thanks M.Halliday)

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Saltash Glossy Ibis still at Kingsmill Lake in field opposite 2nd hide at 1210hrs. Hawfinch still at China Fleet Club (Thanks C.Buckland)

IlloganYellow-browed Warbler at Illogan woods near Avery Court Hotel

PenzanceLapland Bunting (6) near Madron at Ding Dong Moor.

MarazionWater Pipit still on beach. Great Northern Diver (8+) offshore

FalmouthSlav Grebe (2) still off Swanpool

St IvesBlack-throated Diver offshore

Carbis BayGreat Northern Diver (3) offshore

CrowlasSwallow at 1050hrs