Saturday 12th April 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor – *LESSER SCAUP* (ad drk) at Siblyback reservoir from North end under sallows with Tufted Duck (13), tho elusive (Thanks P.Kemp)

BudeGREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) at Maer Lake this morning, still present this afternoon( Thanks A.Roberts)

GillanGLOSSY IBIS still in Gillan Creek

MarazionSurf Scoter (1w drk) off Long Rock

St IvesGlaucous Gull (2w) in harbour this morning. Wheatear (male), Golden Plover (6. 4 Southern Race, 2 Northern Race in sum plum) and Swallow (10) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

HayleGlaucous Gull at Hayle Estuary RSPB still

PorthgwarraHooded Crow between Porthgwarra and Nanjizal in ploughed field by Coast path near Palm trees at 0800hrs. Also Swallow (2). (Thanks P.Sharpe)

FalmouthBlack Guillemot (sum plum) still off Falmouth. Also Sandwich Tern (6) and GN Diver. (Thanks D.Mays) Red Kite over Penryn College at 0945hrs

StithiansSlav Grebe (sum plum) still at Stithians reservoir. Also Goldeneye (3 fem) (Thanks D.Mays)

St Columb MajorSiskin (2. M+F) in garden (Thanks D.Dennis)

ZennorSwallow (14) at Trevail Valley (Thanks V.Stratton)

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