Monday 18th January 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion – Hudsonian Whimbrel still on east side of St.Michaels Mount this afternoon.  Pacific Diver (ad) offshore at 1111hrs. Glaucous Gull (juv) on sea

WadebridgeGreen-winged Teal (drk) still at Walmsley Sanctuary. Bewick’s Swan still on Dinham Flats at 10:30. Also Whooper Swan (4). Water Pipit and Green Sandpiper on camel Estuary (Thanks D.Dennis)

Bodmin Moor –  Lesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary Pool at 14:00. Smew (redhead) still at Siblyback Lake. Also Merlin. Hen Harrier flew through Crowdy Reservoir

Sancreed Ring-billed Gull (1w) still in fields south of road at Trannack Farm

MouseholeGlaucous Gull (juv) in roost on St.Clement’s Isle

Pendeen – Iceland Gull (juv) in fields south of village and west of B3318 North Road at Lower Boslow Farm

Nanquidno – Woodlark (12) Nanquidno Valley at Boscregan Farm

HayleYellow-browed Warbler still at Hayle Estuary west of scrape 50m NW of Eric Grace Memorial Hide. Red-necked Grebe still at Carnsew Basin. Spoonbill (imm) still at Hayle Estuary on Ryan’s Field

PadstowGrey Plover (5), Purple Sandpiper and Common Gull in Trevose area (Thanks D.Dennis)

PenzanceBlack Throated Diver off prom at 1630hrs (Thanks M.Jasper)

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