Saturday 15th January 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

St.Justpossible **NORTHERN HARRIER** (juv) form hudsonius still east of Lands End airfield at Bartinney Downs at 1330hrs but no sign at dusk. Park at Chapel Carn Brea, cross road and track north SW.392.293. MAP HERE

Falmouth WAXWING still at crossroads on Dracaena Avenue this morning, showing well. Also Med Gull at Swanpool. Med Gull (2) and Black Redstart (male) at Gyllyngvase (Thanks W.Jones)

Gunwalloe LAPLAND BUNTING (3+) still in stubble field west of Chyvarloe car park

Drift Greenland White-fronted Goose (1w) still at Drift reservoir with Canada Geese. Hen Harrier (ringtail) over

Penzance Purple Sandpiper (30+) at Jubilee Pool this morning (CB Reports)

Marazion Bittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB this afternoon. GN Diver (2) offshore

St.IvesGlaucous Gull (2w) still at 1520hrs off Porthgwidden car park, also Balearic Shearwater (2+) . Little Gull (2w) off Porthminster beach. Black Redstart on cinema roof (CB Reports, V.Stratton et al)

Newlyn Black Redstart at Sandy Cove. GN Diver offshore. Med Gull (ad) nearby (CB Reports). Long-tailed Duck (drk) offshore at 1330hrs

Helston Long-tailed Duck (fem) still at Loe Pool

Porthgwarra Balearic Shearwater (13) flew past Gwennap Head between 0830-1030hrs. Also Manx Shearwater (6)

Carbis BayRed-necked Grebe (2) offshore. Also Balearic Shearwater (2) and GN Diver (2) (CB Reports)

Looe Pale-bellied Brent Goose (2) and GN Diver (4) off Hannafore point (Thanks A.Dawson)

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