Monday 4th March 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Siblyback Reservoir in NE arm (Thanks R.Macpherson-Rait)

TreenLapland Bunting (6+) at Treen Common still

Bude – possible Red Kite flew over A39 just south of Bude at 1030hrs (Thanks V.Hall)

PenzanceBlack Redstart (f) on beach boulders at Chyandour. Also Common Scoter (3) offshore. (Thanks D.Flumm)

NewquayBlack Redstart (male) on Lifeguards hut at Great Western Beach at 0750hrs (Thanks D.Grose)

MarazionBittern (1+) still at Marazion Marsh

FalmouthWhimbrel at Castle Beach in morning (Thanks D.Chaney)

HelstonWhooper Swan still at Boating Lake

Men-an-TolMerlin (male) and Hen Harrier (3 2m 1 ringtail) this evening (Thanks I.Webster)

TruroBrambling (fem) still in garden (Thanks D.Jenkins)

Wholly unconfirmed report of Wilson’s Phalarope at Padstow via BTO Birdtrack

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