Saturday 23rd March 2019 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Saturday 23rd March 2019 Cornwall Bird Sightings
Mounts Bay – Pacific Diver (ad) still in bay from pelagic. Also Great Northern Diver (5)
Truro – White Stork (c5) over Treliske Hospital
Wadebridge – Pectoral Sandpiper at Chapel Amble from gates behind pub then flew towards Walmsley Sanctuary at 1035hrs. Also Temminck’s Stint on flood opposite car park and Water Pipit (2+).  Willow Warbler between Walmsley Sanctuary and Lower Amble. Whooper Swan (4 ad) still in field by
The Lizard – Wryneck at Caerthillian. Also Willow Warbler (2). Iceland Gull (2w) at Lizard Point
Millbrook – Cattle Egret (7) still in field by Radford Lane by entrance to Stone Farm. no sign of Garganey at Millbrook Lake
Drift – Cattle Egret (4) still at Drift Reservoir. Black-necked Grebe (2) in NE arm
Marazion – Glossy Ibis still at Marazion Marsh RSPB at c1300hrs then flew off. Garganey (drk) still at Marazion Marsh RSPB still opposite roadside viewing area
Helston – Yellow-browed Warbler still at Helston sewage works. escaped Ferruginous Duck (ad. drk) still on boating lake (wing-clipped)
Lands End – Black Redstart (3. 1. male) at Land’s End
Cape Cornwall – Black Redstart (2. 1. male) at Cape Cornwall
Source: Wild Birds

Author: Admin