Saturday 12th March 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel still in Trenow Cove this afternoon

Bodmin Moor – Lesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary Pool

Hayle – Ring-billed Gull (2w) again at Hayle Estuary at 07:10 on Ryan’s Field from hide then flew off, reported still present this afternoon. Also Spoonbill (imm).  Glaucous Gull (ad win) also until c.15:00 then flew off. Kingfisher and Cetti’s Warbler at Ryans Field (Thanks M.Jasper)

The LizardRose-coloured Starling (ad) on NE side of Lizard Village this morning but mobile. Black-throated Diver (3) flew past Lizard Point. Richard’s Pipit flew north over Little Treleaver at 18:10

Mousehole – Glaucous Gull (juv) on St Clements Isle this evening but no sign of American Herring Gull

Helston – Iceland Gull (juv) at Helston Boating Lake at 15:30

Saltash – Yellow-browed Warbler still at China Fleet Club behind workshops viewed from NW corner of picnic field North of car park at 15:50

Penzance – Black Redstart (7. 3m 4f) at Penzance (Thanks G & L. Carr). Black Redstart (2. 1 Male + 1 Female) near signal box by railway station at 17:10

BudeBlack Redstart at Maer Lake

Stithians – Slavonian Grebe still at Stithians Reservoir

St Just – Short-eared Owl again at Bartinney Downs

PadstowWheatear (Male) below coastguard lookout at Stepper point at 0800hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

Marazion – Shoveller (drk), Gadwall (drk), teal (28) and Goldeneye (pair) at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks M.Jasper)

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