Friday 21st December 2012 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor *LESSER SCAUP*(ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool

St Just SUBALPINE WARBLER (1w) still in garden at Princess Street briefly, tho elusive TR19 7JG

Bodmin MoorRING-NECKED DUCK (fem) still at Siblyback Reservoir. Also GN Diver still and Water Rail (2), Snipe (2), Stonechat (3), Peregrine over and over 7000 Starlings flew north (Thanks D.Cleal)

Par RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at Par Beach Pool

Stithians Long-tailed Duck at Stithians lake from hide at southern causeway at 0915hrs (Thanks M.Curtis)

Hayle Slav Grebe in Carnsew Basin this afternoon. Balearic Shearwater and GN Diver (14+) in Carbis Bay

Marazion Bittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB. BT Diver and GN Diver (11) in Mounts Bay

Newquay Black Redstart at Towan Head. Also Purple Sandpiper (3) at Little Fistral with Turnstones (Thanks D.Mays)

Newlyn Black Redstart (2) and Firecrest at Sandy Cove. No sign of Black-necked Grebe

Drift Pink-footed Goose still at Drift Reservoir

For Camel Estuary Birds see HERE

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