Tag Archives: Hudsonian Whimbrel in Cornwall

Friday 31st March 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

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Perranuthnoe Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove today

NewquayCattle Egret (6) again at Gannel estuary on south side of Penpol Creek.

St ErthCattle Egret (2) again in fields at Tregrea Lane this evening

HayleRing-billed Gull (sub-ad) again on estuary this afternoon. Also Iceland Gull (2), Spoonbill and Little Ringed Plover (Thanks M.Halliday)

The LizardHoopoe still at Manaccan at 0955hrs on verge by the entrance to Minster Meadow (Thanks L.Langley) Still present this afternoon tho mobile

LiskeardOsprey flew north-east over Liskeard at 1030hrs (Thanks D.Julian)

Sunday 26th March 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat cove this morning

Hayle Bonaparte’s Gull reported Hayle Estuary RSPB then flew east

NewquayCattle Egret (6) at Gannel Estuary on south side at Penpol Creek this evening

Helston Cattle Egret (2+) in fields by Degibna Church this afternoon (Thanks F.Trewin)

St ErthCattle Egret again at Tredrea Lane today

MarazionGreat White Egret still in pines at Marazion Marsh RSPB at 0710hrs then flew towards St Erth. Also Red Kite (3)

HayleIceland Gull (juv) again on Hayle Estuary

NanquidnoIceland Gull (1cy) at Nanquidno. Also White Wagtail (2) (Thanks D.Flumm)

Iceland Gull, Nanquidno (D.Flumm)

Iceland Gull, Nanquidno (D.Flumm)

PorthIceland Gull at Porth Reservoir briefly this afternoon

Drift – Iceland Gull at Drift Reservoir. Also Pink-footed Goose

Bodmin Moor Red Kite over Bowithick at midday (Thanks A.Bond)

Friday 24th March 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel again this morning at Boat cove

Bodmin Moor Lesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary pool

NewquayCattle Egret (6) at Gannel estuary on south side of Penpol Creek

St ErthCattle Egret (3) in field at Tregea Lane (cbwps)

PorthgwarraGreat White Egret flew north over Porthgwarra at 0850hrs (Thanks M.Wallace)

Falmouth – Glaucous Gull (2w) at Swanpool this morning then flew west

Hayle Iceland Gull (juv)on estuary again today. Spoonbill again on Ryan’s Field

PendeenIceland Gull past Pendeen (Thanks D.Flumm)

St JustIceland Gull in field 1km east of village south of A3071 (Thanks DFlumm)

TorpointSpoonbill at St John’s Lake (Thanks D.Julian)

MarazionSiberian Chiffchaff at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Mandarin (2). Velvet Scoter (drk) offshore

Tuesday 21st February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe Hudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still in Boat Cove NT at 0945hrs. Park in Perranuthnoe & take coastal path west to view.

Marazion Pacific Diver still offshore but distant, also Velvet Scoter (2) still offshore

Helston Cattle Egret (16) roosting at Loe Pool again this evening.

Millbrook Cattle Egret (2) in cattle field on Withnoe Lane at 1645hrs.

Lizard Glaucous Gull (juv) east past Lizard Point.

Hayle Iceland Gull (juv) again from the causeway this afternoon.

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler still at Swanpool.

TehidyYellow-browed Warbler still at Tehidy CP by cafe.

Monday 20th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionPacific Diver just east of St Michael’s Mount at 1110hrs. Also Black-throated Diver and Velvet Scoter (2) offshore at 1155hrs. Black Redstart at Gwelva (Thanks C.Young)

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel (ad) still in Trenow Cove. Park in Perranuthnoe & take coastal path west to view

Helston  Cattle Egret (c16) at Loe Pool, into roost around 4-4:30pm (CBWPS)

St. Clements Cattle Egret (9) at Menadews Farm viewed from main road

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler at College Reservoir on west side of 1st pond below dam. Red-necked Grebe off Pendennis Point. Water Rail at Swanpool (Thanks J.Irvine)

Carrick RoadsSlav Grebe in Carrick Roads

Lamorna – Black Redstart at Lamorna Cove

Tehidy Yellow-browed Warbler still at Tehidy CP by the cafe

Seaton Red-throated Diver (23) offshore (Thanks C.Buckland)

Thursday 16th February 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel still at Trenow Cove this morning.

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup again at Dozmary Pool this morning

HayleGreen-winged Teal (1w drk), Iceland Gull (juv), Spoonbill and Water Pipit on estuary this morning

NewquayGreat Skua past Towan Head this morning (Thanks R.Blackman)

Wednesday 4th January 2017 Cornwall Bird Sighings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel (ad) sill at Boat Cove NT at 1325hrs then flew SW

SancreedCattle Egret (3) at Sellan Farm

PenzanceVelvet Scoter (3), Red-necked Grebe and Great Northern Diver (6) off Jubilee Pool

MouseholeEastern Black Redstart (1w male) still on rocks just south of Rock Pool cafe early morning

NanquidnoWoodlark (6) at Boscregan Farm

HayleSpoonbill (imm) at Hayle Estuary RSPB

SennenSiberian Chiffchaff and Willow Warbler (2) at Brew Sewage Works

NewlynBlack Redstart at Newlyn