Tag Archives: Ring-necked Duck

Saturday 25th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Mounts BayPacific Diver (ad) still off Long Rock car park this afternoon. Great Northern Diver (5)

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Hen Harrier (male) at Rough Tor this evening

SennenDusky Warbler still south of Sennen and south of B3315 in willows west of track just north of Trevilley Farm

PorthpeanSurf Scoter (2) (ad fem and Juv) off Porthpean. Long-tailed Duck, Slav Grebe and Great Northern Diver (3)

St ErthCattle Egret (2) still in cattle field off Tredea Lane

NewquayWater Pipit at Gannel Estuary still

MarazionWater Pipit still on beach west of Red River mouth

Rosenannon Downs – Short-eared Owl

StithiansScaup (1w drk) still at Stithians reservoir at south end from Stuart Hutchings Hide

HayleSpoonbill and Pale-bellied Brent Goose on Hayle Estuary RSPB

FalmouthBlack Redstart (2) on rocks near Pendennis castle

Friday 24th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor Ring-necked Duck still at Dozmary Pool. Also Scaup (fem). Great Northern Diver still at Colliford lake at Loveny NR. Caspian Gull (ad) at Colliford Lake off Dam this afternoon. Hawfinch (2) and Scaup (fem) at Siblyback Lake.

PenzanceSlav Grebe still off yacht club at 1430hrs

StithiansScaup (drk) at Stithians Reservoir at Golden Lion cut off. Slav Grebe viewed from dam car park

PorthgwarraRing Ouzel at 60 foot cover

PolgiggaSiberian Chiffchaff along Bosistow Lane

FalmouthYellow-browed Warbler still at Swanvale NR. Also Siberian Chiffchaff

Sunday 19th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Devoran – possible PALLAS’S WARBLER in private garden overlooking Restronguet creek at 3pm (Thanks S.Still)

SennenDUSKY WARBLER south of Sennen south of B3315 in willows west of track just north of Trevilley Farm late afternoon

The LizardLittle Bunting still in SW corner of weedy field by wall viewed from path near end of Old Lizard Head lane at 1045hrs. Park in village. Yellow-legged Gull (1cy) at Mullion Cove late morning and Dartford Warbler at Soap Cove (Thanks M.Silk)

Porthpean Surf Scoter (2) still St Austell Bay off Porthpean . Also Long-tailed Duck (2)

ParCattle Egret at Par Beach Pool

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Great Northern Diver at Colliford Lake

CrugmeerShort-eared Owl (2) still at Crugmeer

NanjizalShort-eared Owl at Nanjizal Valley

St BuryanShort-eared Owl between St Buryan and Crows-An-Wra along minor road this evening

TregonethaShort-eared Owl at Tregonetha downs

MarazionWater Pipit on beach still

HayleSpoonbill on Carnsew Basin still

MouseholeBlack Redstart on roof by harbour

GwithianBlack-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (10) offshore in bay

CamborneFirecrest in garden at Tehidy at 1030hrs. Also Goldcrest (2) (Thanks A.Neil)

Mawnan SmithBrambling (several) in finch flock at Carwinion palying fields. (Thanks J.Irwin)

Gerrans Bay Red-necked Grebe, Long-tailed Duck, Slav Grebe (2), Black-throated Diver (6) and Great Northern Diver (22) off Pendower

FeockBlack-necked Grebe (18) and Great Northern Diver (2) off Loe Beach

No sign of Hume’s Warbler at Looe this afternoon

Monday 13th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionPacific Diver (ad) still at 1320hrs off Station car park. Also Slav Grebe and Great Northern Diver (11)

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool

NanjizalLittle Bunting at Nanjizal Valley tho mobile. Also Hawfinch, Siberian Chiffchaff and Firecrest (3) (Thanks P.Roseveare, K.Wilson, T.Phelps et al)

MillbrookBlack Redstart behind Methodist chapel at 1546hrs

LamornaLapland Bunting at Tregiffian Farm

St JustWhooper Swan (5) at Gurland Pool

NanquidnoFirecrest (3) at Nanquidno

Gwithian – Hybrid Carrion x Hooded Crow still at Gwithian today (Thanks C.Gladman)

Sunday 12th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PenzancePacific Diver (ad) still of Jubilee Pool. Also Great Northern Diver (6)

St AustellSurf Scoter (2) and Long-tailed Duck (2) off Porthpean still. Also Great Northern Diver

Bodmin Moor Ring-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool

St IvesLittle Auk (2) reported flew past St Ives Island. Also White-fronted Goose (3) flew in off sea and over town. Purple Sandpiper (4), Arctic Skua, Great Skua (4) and Red-throated Diver. Firecrest (2+) at Consols

St JustYellow-browed Warbler at Coy Valley below pumping station

TrebahBrambling (20+) in finch flock at entrance to Trebah gardens

MarazionWater Pipit still on Marazion beach

SennenGrey Phalarope on sea in cove then flew west at 1515hrs

Penberth Cove – Black Redstart on thatched roof of cottage (Thanks B.Kings)

Saturday 11th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PenzancePacific Diver (ad) still off Jubilee Pool. Also Great Northern Diver (10). Great Northern Diver in harbour

Bodmin MoorRing-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool

St Austell Surf Scoter (2) and Long-tailed Duck (2) still off Porthpean. Also Great Northern Diver (4)

Millbrook Glaucous Gull x Herring Gull hybrid. Also Yellow-legged Gull (3w). Black Redstart (2) and Firecrest in village

NewlynRed-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (5) off Roskilly

LiskeardFirecrest (2) at Trago Mills

HayleSpoonbill still on Hayle Estuary RSPB

GwithianHooded Crow or hybrid near Godrevy

Friday 10th November 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

NewlynPacific Diver (ad) still offshore this morning tho mobile

Bodmin Moor Ring-necked Duck (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 0730hrs. Scaup (ad fem) at Siblyback Lake still late afternoon. Hawfinch (2) flew north over

St Austell Surf Scoter (2) and Long-tailed Duck (2) still off Porthpean

PolgiggaLittle Bunting (2) SE of Trevilley Farm

HayleSpoonbill still at Ryan’s field

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (15) by Jubilee Pool. Red-breasted Merganser and Eider (drk) in harbour

Gerrans BayGreat Northern Diver (6) in bay