Monday 31st January 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Marazion **PACIFIC DIVER** (ad) still off Marazion at 1400hrs. Kingfisher (2) and Bittern (3) at marsh, Med Gull over. Also BT Diver (3), Eider, Common Scoter (5) and GN Diver (c.4) offshore. Black Redstart (2) on beach. Water Pipit still on beach beside Folly Fields car park. Firecrest by bridge. (Thanks W.Jones, D.Chaney et al)

Penzance ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (1w.male) still in private garden at Weethes Cottages at bottom of Penalverne. Slav Grebe off Long Rock. Black Redstart at Coastguard station inland from Chyandour Cliff (Thanks W.Jones, D.Chaney et al)

Gunwalloe LAPLAND BUNTING (40+) in field at Chyvarloe car park this evening (Thanks W.Jones and D.Chaney)

Gwithian RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at St.Gothian Sands on main pool this morning. Also Water Pipit (Thanks W.Jones and D.Chaney)

Wadebridge – Tundra Bean Goose (ad), Pink-footed Goose (1w) and Whooper Swan (ad) at Walmsley Sanctuary, in field behind Amble Dam this morning (Thanks C.Selway)

St JustFirecrest (4+) in Cot Valley today (Thanks K.Bealing)

Rame Firecrest along coastal path between Penlee and Rame Head today (Thanks D.Allan)

Newlyn Eider (2) off Newlyn (Thanks W.Jones and D.Chaney)

Drift Greenland White-fronted Goose (1w) still at Drift reservoir (Thanks W.Jones and D.Chaney)

Tregonetha Hen Harrier at dusk at Tregonetha Downs. Also Barn Owl and Yellowhammer (3) (Thanks M.Whittaker)

Sennen Long-tailed Duck (ad.drk) still in Sennen Cove early afternoon. Also GN Diver (2)

Carbis BayLittle Gull (2w) and Goosander (11) still in bay

StithiansBewick’s Swan (7) at Stithians reservoir at southern cut off this afternoon (Thanks S.Taylor et al)

Feock Black-necked Grebe (78) and BT Diver in Carrick roads (Thanks M.Curtis)

St.IvesBlack Redstart at Trelawney road this morning (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

Helston Firecrest at Sewage works at midday

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