Saturday 11th January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Tregony – *GLOSSY IBIS* again on marsh by Tregony Bridge. Park carefully

Marazion – GLAUCOUS GULL on Long Rock beach. Bittern this morning at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Long-tailed Duck (drk) in bay off Long Rock car park (Thanks M.Curtis)

The Lizard – RICHARD’S PIPIT at Crane Ledges this morning

St Ives – Iceland Gull off St Ives Island this morning (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

Hayle – Black-throated Diver (2) and Great Northern Diver (3) in Carnsew Pool. Also Kingfisher (Thanks S.Rogers & B.Dallas). Goosander (2) still on Ryan’s Field at 1100hrs (Thanks A.Neil). Grey Plover (8), Bar-tailed Godwit (12), Red-breasted Merganser (fem), Med Gull (3. 2ad+2w) and Common Gull (1st win) on estuary. Also Lapwing (800) (Thanks B.Dallas)

Stithians – Slav Grebe and Goldeneye (4) at Stithians reservoir at 1600hrs (Thanks A.Neil)

Par – Scaup still at Par Beach Pool. Also Water Rail (2) and Kingfisher.(Thanks S.Grose)

Torpoint – Yellow-browed Warbler (2) still at sewage works. Access only at weekends and when MOD rifle range is not in use.

Helston – Whooper Swan (ad) still at boating lake

Amalveor – Hen Harrier (2) at Amalveor this afternoon

Mylor – Black-necked Grebe (55) and Great Northern Diver (7) in Carrick roads.

Truro – Spotted Redshank on Tresillian River

Bodmin Moor – Great Northern Diver at Crowdy reservoir

Sennen Cove – Balearic Shearwater and GN Diver in cove

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