Friday 10th December 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Wadebridge WAXWING at Cornwall Farmers, Wadebridge late afternoon. Barnacle Goose (17), Brent Goose, Goosander (6) and Common Sandpiper at Treraven Meadows this afternoon (Thanks C.Selway)

No sign of any Waxwing at west end of Copperhouse creek on north side along King Georges V Memorial walk on bushes opposite swimming pool this morning

No Sign of Waxwings at Truro cathedral this morning (Thanks T.Twiggs)

Marazion Curlew Sandpiper at Marazion. Also Bittern and Water Pipit still.

Helston Long-tailed Duck (fem) and Goosander (31) at Loe Pool

St.JustHen Harrier, Merlin and Woodcock (2) at Chapel Carn Brea

Bude Corn Bunting (18) in field at edge of Marhamchurch this morning (Thanks D.Clayton)

St.AustellSlav Grebe (5) and Eider (5) off Par (Thanks St.Austell Baywatch) Black-necked Grebe off Charlestown Harbour (Thanks D.Hastilow). Goldeneye at Par Pool (Thanks T.Pope) 

Carbis Bay – Still huge numbers of gulls feeding close offshore. Also Red-necked grebe, Balearic Shearwater (13), Red-breasted merganser, Goosander (3) and GN Diver (2)

Mounts BayRed-throated Diver (6), Slavonian Grebe, Great-crested Grebe, BT Diver (2), GN Diver (9), Eider (3), Common Scoter (8) and PB Brent Goose in Bay.

DriftWhite-fronted Goose still on reservoir today. Also Med Gull.

The LizardBlack Redstart along coastal path to Kynance Cove (Thanks J&A Clayton)

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