Saturday 11th February 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Glaucous Gull, Newlyn (G.Hobin)

Helston **BUFFLEHEAD** (fem/juv) still at Loe Pool at north end. SMEW (redhead) at SE end. Also Firecrest (3+). Firecrest (2+) at sewage works

Bodmin Moor*LESSER SCAUP*(drk) still at Siblyback Lake this morning but no sign of drake SMEW. (Thanks A.Dawson) *GREAT GREY SHRIKE* still at Temple this afternoon, Park in Picnic area on westbound A30. Walk 400m down hill to fishing lakes. View scrub to right of lane near MOT test centre private road (Thanks S.Rowe)

HayleKUMLIEN’S GULL (2w) on Hayle estuary RSPB from causeway. Iceland Gull (juv) also on estuary.

NewlynGlaucous Gull (ad) in harbour still (Thanks G.Hobin)

MarazionBittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Water Pipit on beach at Red River mouth

Truro Avocet (3), Black-tailed Godwit (5) and Greenshank (3) on River at Tresillian. Also Kingfisher at Tresemple Pool. (Thanks A.Nicholson) Common Sandpiper on river at Malpas opposite Tesco store this morning (Thanks J.St Ledger)

ConstantineBlack Redstart (male) between Constantine and Porthcothan

Port IsaacRT Diver (3) at Port Isaac at 1530hrs (Thanks T.Potterton)

LooeSlav Grebe and Black Redstart at Hannafore Point at 1000hrs

Camel Estuary - RT Diver (4), Eider (fem), Grey Plover (49), Goosander (11), Spotted Redshank and Whimbrel on estuary. Firecrest on Camel Trail (Thanks D.Julian) 

no sign of Buff-bellied Pipit at Treraven Meadows, Wadebridge but Water Pipit. Black Redstart (3) on Glen Road (Thanks C.Selway)

 

no sign of Ring-necked Duck at St Gothian Sands LNR

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