Friday 10th January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Saltash – *GLOSSY IBIS* still at Kingmill Lake from hide

Falmouth – GLAUCOUS GULL (juv) at Swanpool at 1330hrs. Slav Grebe (3) and Common Scoter (3) in Falmouth Bay. Purple Sandpiper at Pendennis Point. Siskin (c20) over. GN Diver (5) offshore tho distant. (Thanks D.Chaney)

Penryn – GLAUCOUS GULL at Gorrangorras

Carrick Roads – Black-necked Grebe (c25), GN Diver (8+) and Red-breasted Merganser (c20) (Thanks D.Chaney)

St Austell – Scaup (1w drk) still on Par Beach pool with Tufted Ducks (Thanks M.Hughes)

Hayle – Goosander (2) on Ryan’s field this morning (Thanks P.Jeggo). Black-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver still on Carnsew Basin

Penzance – Black Redstart (4) on rocks opposite railway station at 1430hrs. Black Redstart and Great Northern Diver at Chyandour still

Truro – Spotted Redshank (2) just east of Tresemple Pool on River Fal at 1315hrs

Helston – Whooper Swan (ad) still at Boating lake, showing well

Men-an-Tol – Hen Harrier (male) at 1630hrs

Rock – Peregrine (male), Sparrowhawk (fem), Raven (10), Bullfinch (2), Greenfinch (9), Long-tailed Tit (13) and Great Spotted Woodpecker from large private garden in Rock. (Thanks S.Grose)

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