Friday 11th February 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

St.Winnow – CATTLE EGRET still by Fowey estuary at St.Winnow in cattles field by footpath near church this morning. Follow footpath by cottage just before church through 2 gates, up hill 100yards to view cattle field to left (Thanks M.Whittaker)

Penzance ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (1w.male) still in private garden at Weethes Cottages at bottom of Penalverne at 0835hrs (Thanks H.Jackson Morris) Firecrest at Kenneggy cove in bushes near steps to beach at 1630hrs

Wadebridge probable TUNDRA PEREGRINE (juv) form calidus or tundrius at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning. Also Bean Goose, Spoonbill (3) and Water Pipit. Black Redstart (male) still at Glen Road this morning( Thanks C.Selway and R.Treeby)

Gwithian RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at St.Gothian Sands LNR on main pool (Thanks R.Doble)

Marazion Black Redstart (Thanks R.Doble)

DriftGreenland White-fronted Goose (1w) still at Drift reservoir

Carbis BaySlav Grebe still in bay. Also Red-necked Grebe and GN Diver (2) between 1230-1330hrs (Thanks R.Doble)

Hayle Slav Grebe at Hayle estuary RSPB still in Carnsew basin. Also Whooper Swan, Red-breasted Merganser, Goosander (10) and Grey Plover (9)

Feock Black-necked Grebe (20+) still in Carrick roads off Loe Beach

no sign of Azorean Yellow-Legged Gull (2w) at St.Just

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