Saturday 4th February 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Helston - **BUFFLEHEAD** (fem/juv) still at Loe Pool

Newlyn – GLAUCOUS GULL Juv) still in harbour this morning

Marazion - GLAUCOUS GULL at Marazion beach at Red river mouth. Also Water Pipit. Bittern on Marazion Marsh RSPB on Longrock pool

TruroRed-breasted Merganser (3) and Black-tailed Godwit along river at Tresillian this morning. Also Yellow-browed Warbler (2; of which one was unringed), Water Pipit (feeding on filter bed with Meadow Pipits), Green Sandpiper, 2+ Siberian Chiffchaff (2+), Firecrest (3) and Common Chiffchaff (30+) (Thanks J.Rowe and I.Maclean)

MouseholeBlack Redstart in garden

Carnon DownsYellow-browed Warbler (2), Siberian type Chiffchaff (2+) and Firecrest (3) at sewage works. Water Pipit on filter bed

BoscoppaFirecrest