Friday, 28 February 2020

NEWLYN HARBOUR AND STITHIANS RESERVOIR.

JUST LIKE EVERYWHERE ELSE, THE WEATHER HAS BEEN
DREADFUL BUT THANKFULLY, VERY  LITTLE FLOODING 
COMPARED TO SOME PARTS OF THE COUNTRY.
I DID GET TO NEWLYN HARBOUR, ALWAYS LOTS OF GULL 
ACTION AND ALSO A MORNING AT STITHIANS RESERVOIR.

BLACK GUILLEMOT

BLACK GUILLEMOT


BLACK-HEADED GULL

HERRING GULL

ICELAND GULL


BULLFINCH, female

BULLFINCH, male

GREAT-SPOTTED WOODPECKER

GREAT-SPOTTED WOODPECKER


GREAT-SPOTTED WOODPECKER

WREN


REED BUNTING


SISKIN

Saturday, 8 February 2020

LOCAL BIRDING

NOT DONE MUCH SERIOUS BIRDING LATELY JUST BITS AND PIECES BUT
 HERE'S A FEW SHOTS FROM AROUND SWANPOOL, STITHIANS AND TRURO.


MED. GULL

GREY WAGTAIL

GREY WAGTAIL

BLACK REDSTART

BULLFINCH

CORMORANT

DIPPER

DIPPER

FULMAR

LONG-TAILED TIT


MOORHEN

REED BUNTING

Sunday, 19 January 2020

CATCHING UP WITH THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS.

STILL A LOT OF THE SAME BIRDS IN THE HARBOUR AT NEWLYN.
THE NUTHATCH AND THE PINTAIL WERE AT COOMBE.
EVERYTHING ELSE WAS TAKEN AT MARAZION.


EIDER, fem

EIDER, male

GREAT NORTHERN DIVER

ICELAND GULL

ICELAND GULL

TURNSTONE

MEADOW PIPIT

ROCK PIPIT

CARRION CROW

REDSHANK

STONECHAT
 PINTAIL
NUTHATCH


Saturday, 4 January 2020

HAYLE & NEWLYN

THERE HAVE BEEN SOME NICE BIRDS AROUND THE 
HARBOURS RECENTLY. THESE WERE TAKEN 
AT HAYLE ESTUARY AND NEWLYN HARBOUR.

EIDER, fem

EIDER, male

GREAT NORTHERN DIVER

GREAT NORTHERN DIVER

GREAT BLACK-BACKED GULL, juv

POSSIBLE YELLOW-LEGGED GULL, juv

ICELAND GULL

EUROPEAN SHAG

TEAL

Wednesday, 4 December 2019

ORCHARDS, HARBOURS & SEWAGE WORKS!!

I HAVE BEEN ALL OVER THE PLACE IN
 THE LAST 2 WEEKS.HERE ARE SOME SHOTS
 FROM HELSTON, COOMBE, NEWLYN AND PENZANCE.

FIELDFARE
CHIFFCHAFF


GOLDCREST
WREN
PHEASANT
PURPLE SANDPIPER
TURNSTONE
GREAT BLACK-BACKED GULL
HERRING GULL
YELLOW-LEGGED GULL, juv.
YELLOW-LEGGED GULL, juv.
CORMORANT