Monday 12th March 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports


Black-necked Grebe, Fowey (R.Kirkwood)


St Just*NIGHT HERON* (ad) at seaward end of Kenidjack Valley along stream 100 yards downstream of ponds this afternoon, showing well

Saltash – *LESSER YELLOWLEGS* (1w) still at Kingsmill Lake. Access north off A38, take nature walk from China Fleet Country Club to 2nd hide. SX.427.608 (Thanks B.Bath)

St AustellRING-NECKED DUCK still at Par Beah Pool this afternoon (Thanks A.Nicholson and D.King)

Pendeen – GLAUCOUS GULL (juv) flew east past Pendeen watch at 1430hrs

PenzanceLong-tailed Duck off Jubilee Pool then flew towards Newlyn. Also Purple Sandpiper (14). Dolphin sp. (3+) off harbour early afternoon

LauncestonYellowhammer (2) in garden for 2nd day (Thanks B.Smith)

FalmouthBittern (2) at College reservoir at 1100hrs, showing well. Swallow on telephone wire at Longdowns by speed camera at 0950hrs (Thanks W.Chegwidden)

FoweyBlack-necked Grebe in Carrick Roads (Thanks R.Kirkwood)


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