Saturday 16th January 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports


Sennen*CATTLE EGRET* (2) still in cattle field at Brew Farm. Also GN Diver in Harbour

Men-An-Tol –  No sign of Pallid Harrier (juv) this evening but Hen Harrier (3)

Morvah Barnacle Goose (19) still in coastal fields west of village and east of Chypraze Farm viewed from footpath SW.397.358.

Drift Barnacle Goose at Drift Reservoir

The Lizard Ring Ouzel just north of Poldhu Cove at Church Cove this afternoon. Also Black Redstart

CamborneGreater Scaup (fem) this afternoon on main lake at Tehidy Country Park. Also Merlin and Skylark (100+) at Reskajeage Downs, North Cliffs.  (Thanks T.Twiggs)

St IvesBlack Redstart again on roof of cinema. Also GN Diver and Slav Grebe off Porthminster Point

NewquayNo sign of Ring-necked Duck at Porth Reservoir today. Goosander (7) still before flying off west at 12.30hrs

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (32) on rocks at Jubilee Pool. Also Black Redstart on Castle Road this morning.  Nearby, BT Diver (2) and GN Diver (2) at Sandy Cove, Newlyn. Slav Grebe (2) off Eastern Green Beach

MarazionWater Pipit still in sanctuary viewed from road. Also Bittern. GN Diver offshore

FalmouthBT Diver (3) off Swanpool at 1500 hrs

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