Monthly Archives: February 2016

Recent February Sightings

A Water Pipit was on Lelant saltings on the 16th and then seen sporadically at Copperhouse Creek up to the 20th. The immature Spoonbill is still present as is the GN Diver on Carnsew Pool. An adult Yellow-legged Gull and … Continue reading

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Recent Sightings

The Spoonbill and GN Diver were both reported on Saturday and Sunday. Only other birds of note were 200+ Lapwing and a Sparrowhawk on Ryan’s Field on Saturday (CBWPS) Extremely windy on the main estuary at 0845 this morning with … Continue reading

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Friday 5th February 2016 Bird Sightings

Main Estuary – incoming tide at 1100hrs, birds seen from The Old Quay House Car park were: 35 Teal, 31 Wigeon, 34 Lapwing, 9 Golden Plover, 44 Curlew, 300+ Herring Gulls, 32 BH Gull, 4 Oystercatcher, 11 Shelduck, 43 Carrion … Continue reading

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Thursday 4th February 2016 Bird Sightings

Main Estuary – 1100hrs on the incoming tide at Lelant Saltings were: 85 Curlew, 16 Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed godwit,30+ Wigeon, 3 Little Egret, SPOONBILL, 270+ Herring Gull, 60+ GBB Gull, 60+ LBB Gull, 160+ BH Gull, 40+ TealĀ and 8 Shelduck. … Continue reading

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Wednesday 3rd February 2016 Bird Sightings

Hayle Estuary (1100hrs) – 37 Curlew, 50+ Wigeon, Teal (not counted), 5 Rock Pipit, 16 Shelduck, 24 Carrion Crow, 112+ LBB Gull, 90+ GBB Gull, 168+ Herring Gull, 220+ BH Gull, 4 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron, 4 Linnet, 8 … Continue reading

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