Friday 13th January 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Helston **BUFFLEHEAD** (fem/juv) still at Loe Pool this morning. Access west off A394 on Degibna Lane from just north of A3083 roundabout then walk north from NT car park. Little Gull at boating lake

Wadebridge*GLOSSY IBIS* still at Chapel Amble from village car park

Newlyn RING-BILLED GULL (sub ad) in Newlyn Harbour between 1330-1345hrs.  Med Gull (ad) at Tolcarne Beach between 1350-1420hrs (Thanks G.Hobin)

St AustellRING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at Par Beach Pool

PenzanceSURF SCOTER (1w drk) still offshore between Eastern Green beach and Long rock car park. Also Long Tailed Duck and GN Diver (9). Purple Sandpiper (8) on rocks by Jubilee pool

FalmouthYELLOW-BROWED WARBLER still at south end of Swanvale by Swanpool. Black Redstart (3) on Castle Beach

RedruthYELLOW-BROWED WARBLER (2) at Gwennap sewage works in Alders by road. Also Siberian type Chiffchaff (Thanks M.Grantham and I.Maclean)

Carnon Downs - YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER still at Carnon Downs sewage works at midday. Also Firecrest (Thanks D.Jenkins)

Carbis Bay – ICELAND GULL (2w) still offshore. Also Black-necked Grebe and GN Diver

St IvesICELAND GULL on Smeatons Pier again this morning. Black Redstart still on The Island (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

FeockBlack-necked Grebe (c50) off Loe Beach

TruroBlack Redstart still in garden

Marazion – Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Black Redstart at Top Tieb. Siberian type Chiffchaff on tamarisks on beach. Also Black Redstart (2) and BT Diver (4) offshore

RameBlack Redstart (male) at Rame Head on cliff face at 1530hrs

Wadebridge Spotted Redshank at Treguna (Thanks C.Selway)

ZennorFieldfare (146) and Redwing (63) at Trewey Downs. Dartford Warbler and Redwing (30) at Rosewall Hill. Dartford Warbler (5) at Zennor Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

Men-An-TolHen Harrier (1 male, 1+ Ringtail) this evening (Thanks T.Mills)

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