Sunday 10th March 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor possible *FRANKLIN’S GULL* at Siblyback reservoir this afternoon.  *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Siblyback reservoir 200 yards north of main car park, showing well. Also Sand Martin (7), Golden Plover (1500+) and Fieldfare (90+) (Thanks P.Crispin and P.Kemp)

Torpoint*GREEN-WINGED TEAL* (drk) still between St Johns Ford and sewage works

Downderry – BT Diver (3. 1 sum plum) and GN Diver (5) offshore at 1100hrs (Thanks P.Kemp)

St Austell Velvet Scoter still off Porthpean with Common Scoter flock (Thanks R.Davey). Sand Martin and Goosander at Par beach Pool

The Lizard Hen Harrier (m) at Penare Head this morning (Thanks N.Berry). Balearic Shearwater, BT Diver (4) and GN Diver (3) off Lizard Point

Perranporth Wheatear (m) at Logger Point and female at Penhale headland (Thanks P.Fenn)

MarazionSand Martin (3) at Marazion Marsh RSPB.

PenzanceBlack Redstart by railway station. GN Diver offshore

TreenLapland Bunting (2+) at Treen Common tho mobile

LarriganMed Gull (1w) still (Thanks G.Hobin)

HerodsfootFirecrest at Bephillick Wood near Tremadart Mill(Thanks J.Bowkett)

TruroSiskin (m+f) still at St Clement at tea room (Thanks L.Williams). Brambling (fem) still in garden (Thanks D.Jenkins)

St IvesBalearic Shearwater off St Ives Island late morning

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