Monday 13th January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bude – GREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still at Bude Marshes on main pond

Tregony – GLOSSY IBIS again in Marshy field 250 yards downstream of Tregony Bridge at 1100hrs. Appears to have a damaged leg. (Thanks D.Hall)

Mylor Churchtown – Sandwich Tern, Slav Grebe, GN Diver (2), Eider (fem), Great Crested Grebe, Red-breasted Merganser (male) and Whimbrel (Thanks J.St Ledger)

Falmouth – Balearic Shearwater, Med Gull, Slav Grebe, Red-necked Grebe, BT Diver and GN Diver (4) in Falmouth bay (Thanks D.Chaney)

St Ives – GN Diver (3)

Penzance – Purple Sandpiper (22) between Wherrytown and Battery Rocks. Also GN Diver (10+). Eider (male) and Med Gull (1w) off Chyandour. BT Diver and GN Diver off Long Rock

Hayle – Red-breasted Merganser and Goosander (2) still on estuary. Also Med Gull (1w)

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