Saturday 12th January 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor *LESSER SCAUP* (ad drk) at Colliford Reservoir in NE arm late morning (Thanks B.Craven). GREAT GREY SHRIKE in gorse field next to road near Dozmary Pool at 1630hrs (Thanks M.Hill & A.Norris) Goldeneye (6. 1 male), Golden Plover (c650), Lapwing (20) and Snipe (10). Willow Tit at Ninestones (Thanks S.Cox). GN Diver still at Siblyback Reservoir this morning showing well (Thanks M.Hughes)

Great Grey Shrike, Bodmin Moor 120113 (A.Norris)

St Just – WESTERN SUBALPINE WARBLER (1w) still in gardens at Princess Street and Pleasant Terrace. TR19 7JG. Siberian Chiffchaff (2) in Kenidjack Valley still at Sewage works

FalmouthBittern still at College Reservoir

SennenSiberian Chiffchaff (2) at Brew Sewage works this afternoon

SancreedYellow-legged Gull (2 1w) at Jericho Farm

HayleSlav Grebe still in Carnsew Basin

St IvesBalearic Shearwater (7) in bay. Black Redstart in St Ives

PadstowEider (imm) off Greenaway Point this morning. Yellow-legged Gull (ad) off Padstow. Also Grey Seal off Harbour. (Thanks D.Julian)

MarazionBittern (2) and Firecrest at Marazion Marsh RSPB

Newlyn Siberian Chiffchaff still at Sandy Cove. Slav Grebe offshore. Black-necked Grebe and GN Diver (2) in harbour still (Thanks G.Hobin)

StithiansLong-tailed Duck (1w drk) still at Stithians Reservoir at south end of causeway. Siberian Chiffchaff (2) still at southern cut off near feeding station

NewquayBittern at Porth Reservoir. GN Diver and RT Diver at Towan head. Dark-bellied Brent Goose still on Gannel Estuary (Thanks S.Rowe)

Saltash - Spotted Redshank (4), Greenshank (8), Black-tailed Godwit (45), Avocet (133), Redshank (65+), Teal (108) and Great Crested Grebe on falling tide at Kingsmill Creek this morning. (Thanks S.Cox)

TruroSpotted Redshank and Snipe (6) at Tresemple Pool. Chiffchaff by footpath. Greenshank, Black-tailed Godwit and Teal (19) on river (Thanks D.Jenkins)

St Austell - Velvet Scoter and GN Diver off Porthpean Beach (Thanks R.Davey)

RosenannonMerlin at Rosenannon Downs (Thanks C.Selway)

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