Monday 10th February 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor – *LESSER SCAUP* at Dozmary Pool

Penzance – SURF SCOTER again off Penzance though distant. Also Great Northern Diver(7+) (Thanks D.King) . Kumlien’s Gull (ad) and Glaucous Gull (ad) on seafront off Train station. Black Redstart (3) also by Train station. GN Diver (6) and Eider (male) offshore (Thanks D.Flumm)

Gunwalloe – Glaucous Gull (juv) at Gunwalloe on shore

Marazion – Glaucous Gull (juv) at Marazion beach. Little Gull at Red River mouth

Hayle – Glaucous Gull still on Hayle estuary RSPB. Water Pipit still at Copperhouse Creek at 1225hrs then flew high NE

Falmouth – Slav Grebe (2) and GN Diver (7) off Castle Beach at 0930hrs (Thanks J.St Ledger). Sandwich Tern, Whimbrel and Greenshank at Gorrangorras (Thanks D.Chaney). BT Diver (36+), GN Diver (7+), Red-necked Grebe (6), Slav Grebe (3) and Med Gull in Falmouth Bay. Black Redstart at Castle Beach (Thanks D.Chaney et al)

Coverack – BT Diver (7+) and GN Diver between Coverack and Lowland Point (Thanks B.Hawker)

TruroBlack Redstart (male) at Treliske Hospital. Blackcap (5. 3f + 2m) at Gloweth (Thanks A.Mason)

Marazion – Med Gull (3), Great Northern Diver (2), Long-tailed Duck (2) and Common Gull offshore. Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks D.King)

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