Tag Archives: Ring-billed Gull in Cornwall

Sunday 21st January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

AnthonyGreen-winged Teal (drk) still at Wacker Quay from lay-by

NewlynKumlien’s Gull (ad), Iceland Gull (juv), Glaucous Gull (ad) and Black Redstart still at harbour this afternoon, showing well

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still on Trenance Pool, showing well

St AustellSurf Scoter (3), Velvet Scoter and Long-tailed Duck still off Lower Porthpean

TruroCattle Egret (4) at St Clement

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler by Trescobeas Surgery

WadebridgeHawfinch (3) at Egloshayle old cemetery at 1005hrs (Thanks A.Langdon). Hawfinch (3) at Clapper Marshes

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

St IvesIceland Gull (juv) at St Ives. Also Black Redstart and Great Northern Diver (17) offshore

CoverackIceland Gull (2 juv) at Coverack Harbour. Also Black Redstart

TruroSpoonbill (2) at Kea at Cowlands Creek at 1500hrs (Thanks A.Drouet et al.)

PenzanceBlack Redstart at Jubilee Pool. Great Northern Diver (12) offshore

HelfordSlav Grebe and Great Northern Diver (2) at Helford Passage

FalmouthBlack Redstart (male) at Victoria Cottages

 

Thursday 18th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

TruroCattle Egret (6) at St Clement in 2nd field behind public toilets

MillbrookCattle Egret (3) at Mount Edgecumbe Country Park at mouth of River Tamar

St Austell Surf Scoter (3. ad fem, juv drk and juv fem) still off Lower Porthpean, Also Velvet Scoter, Long-tailed Duck, Black-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (2)

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still at Trenance Pool this morning, showing well

Bodmin Moor Lesser Scaup still at Dozmary Pool. Great Northern Diver at Colliford Lake still

NewlynGlaucous Gull (3. ad + 2 juv) and Iceland Gull (2. ad+ juv) at Newlyn Harbour

GwithianGlaucous Gull (2w) still at St Gothian Sands LNR then flew towards Godrevy Head. Scaup (1w drk) still

PenzanceGlaucous Gull (juv) at Jubilee Pool late afternoon. Black Redstart on rocks behind Tolcarne Inn

WadebridgeHawfinch (1+) still at Egloshayle Cemetery at 0915hrs

HayleSpoonbill on Carnsew Basin at 1345hrs

LooeSlav Grebe and Great Northern Diver at Hannafore Point

Wednesday 17th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

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

WadebridgeHawfinch (2+) still at Egloshayle Cemetery

PadstowGlaucous Gull on fire station roof this afetrnoon. Glaucous Gull on Camel Estuary

GwithianGlaucous Gull (2w) at St Gothian Sands LNR at 1025hrs. Also Scaup (1w drk)

NewlynIceland Gull (2 ad) in harbour still

Bodmin Moor Iceland Gull (juv) at Colliford lake at dam at dusk

FalmouthBlack Redstart (male) at Castle Beach still

Tuesday 16th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still on Trenance Pool at 0900hrs

NewlynIceland Gull (3. 2 ad 1 juv) in harbour still

GwithianGlaucous Gull (2w) at St Gothian Sands LNR

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 13th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

TruroCattle Egret at St Clement in field still

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still on Trenance Pool

NewlynIceland Gull (juv) on north wall of harbour. Black Redstart on house at Lower Green Street

MarazionGlaucous Gull (juv) flew east past

SennenGreat Northern Diver (2) at Sennen Cove

 

Friday 12th January 2018 Cornwall Bird Sightings

NewquayRing-billed Gull (1w) still on Trenance Pool

St AustellSurf Scoter (3. ad fem, juv drk and juv fem), Velvet Scoter, Long-tailed Duck, Black-throated Diver (2), Red-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver still off Lower Porthpean (Thanks GE and LA Carr)

Portscatho – Long-tailed Duck in harbour

PenzancePom Skua and Great Northern Diver (4) offshore

MarazionIceland Gull (juv) at Marazion Marsh RSPB at main entrance

CoverackIceland Gull (2w) at Coverack harbour still

TorpointFirecrest at Anthony Road in hedge by tarmac footpath at 1145hrs