Sunday 19th February 2017

Sunday 19th February 2017

Late news, 14/2, Caerhays Estate: ringtail Hen Harrier near to Rosevine quartering a set-aside field. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 16/2, Penwithick: 1 Siskin. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 16/2, Towan Head: 5 Red-throated Diver. (I Boreham)

Late news, 18/2, Carnanton Woods: 5 Treecreeper, 2 Nuthatch, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Marsh Tit, 40 Redwing, 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 Dipper, 1 Chiffchaff. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 18/2, St Columb Sewage Works:1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 10 Chiffchaff, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 23 Goldcrest, 2 Fieldfare, 18 Redwing, 1 Grey Wagtail. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 18/2, Pinkson Creek: 50 Little Egret and 2 Cattle Egret roosting. Also 1 Peregrine and 4 adult Mediterranean Gull. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 18/2, Towan Head: 2 Red-throated Diver. (I Boreham)

Helston Loe Pool: 16 Cattle Egret to Degibna roost, flew in from north end in groups of 10 and 6. (A James)

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Cattle Egret – Alan James

Helston: 3 Firecrest, 20 Chiffchaff and 6 Goldcrest at the sewage works this morning. (D Wright)

Rinsey Head: 1 Peregrine, 2 Raven. (C Richards)

Penzance: 1 drk Eider off the promenade, 1 Black Redstart on rocks near the station. (B Toms)

Mount’s Bay: Arctic Skua off Jubilee Pool, huge school of Common Dolphin and Harbour Porpoise off Mousehole. (S Cox)

Hell’s Mouth: large raft of Guillemot and Razorbill. (S Cox)

Falmouth: 1 Red-necked Grebe off Castle Beach this evening. (J Irvine)

St Clement: 10 Cattle Egret, 7 Little Egret, 34 Curlew at Menadews Farm. (S Grose, R Lee)


Cattle Egret – Shaun Grose

Stepper Point to Hawkers Cove: 5 Common Gull, 2 Great Northern Diver, 7 Blackcap, 1 Merlin, m+f Peregrine Falcon, 4 Song Thrush. (S Grose)

Dozmary Pool: 2 Mute Swan (1 ad, 1 juv), 6 Goldeneye (2m), 4 Pochard, 7 Snipe, 3 Little Grebe. (B Craven)

Colliford Reservoir: 300+ Lapwing, 1200+ Golden Plover in fields near eastern side low wall. (B Craven)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Spoonbill and Little Egret. (R Augarde) Avocet on Ryan`s Field. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)


Spoonbill & Little Egret – Richard Augarde

Torpoint: 2 Cattle Egret reported again at Millbrook.

Tehidy Country Park: Yellow-browed Warbler reported again.