Rare vagrant to the Camel Estuary area.
1964 – 1 at Clapper Marshes; 31st December.
1965 – The 1964 bird noted around the upper Camel Estuary until 16th April when it was at Dinham Flats.
1986 – 1 just outside the area at a farm in St Merryn; 9th to 17th October. Roosted at Tregunna on the evening of the last date.
2012 – 1 at Chapel Amble; 12th January to 2nd February.
2013 – 5 reported flying over the estuary 21st September, with 1 present 23rd September to 6th October, noted at Dinham Flats and on the Amble Marshes. (1 was noted at St Merryn, just outside the area 8th December)
2014 – 1 at Amble Marshes; 16th January.
2015 – 1 at Amble Marshes; 9th December.