Birds Amble Marshes; 1 Spoonbill, 4 Little Egret. Lundy Bay; Cormorant and Shags present. Treraven Meadow; 2 Green Sandpiper, c250 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Peregrine over.
Birds Amble Marshes; 1 Green-winged Teal, 1 Spotted Redshank, 7 Pintail, 1 Ruff. Dennis Cove; 1 Cormorant caught an Eel.
The Cormorant was ringed as a nestling by G Debout at Ile de Terre, Iles Saint-Marcouf, Normandy, France on 24-5-15 and seen by C Selway on 2-12-15 in the mouth of the Camel Estuary. This is apparently only the second none British ringed Cormorant recorded in Cornwall.
A breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor. Small colonies can be found on Gulland and Mouls Islands. Colour ringed Great Cormorant from France on the Camel Estuary.