Saturday 16th March 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Rosenannon*GREAT GREY SHRIKE* at Rosenannon Downs then flew north at 1615hrs. Also Lapland Bunting (30) (Thanks D.Julian)

WadebridgeSpoonbill at Walmsley Sanctuary. Osprey flew towards Camel Estuary at 1740hrs Water Pipit and Green Sandpiper at Treraven Meadow at 1210hrs (Thanks D.Julian)

PenzanceEider (drake) and Common Scoter (3) off Chyandour early morning. Great Northern Diver briefly off Albert Pier at 0800hrs. (Thanks D.King). Purple Sandpiper (c7) with Turnstones on rocks east of Jubilee Pool between 1600-1700hrs (Thanks Paul H)

BudeTurnstone (13) and Ringed Plover (2) on breakwater at Bude lockgates. Fieldfare (8) in stubble field at Widemouth. (Thanks T.Marlow)

St AustellWillow Warbler in garden (Thanks T.Cooper)

DownderryRT Diver (3), GN Diver (8), Common Scoter (2), Kittiwake (15), Fulmar (5) and Swallow past Downderry between 0800-1000hrs (Thanks P.Kemp)

FalmouthSandwich Tern (3) on Governor Buoy in Carrick
Roads. Purple Sandpiper (2) and Med Gull at Pendennis Point. (Thanks J.St Ledger)

MarazionBittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks L.Williams)

Truro Black Redstart (2) at Truro Cathedral this afternoon. Brambling (3. 2 fem 1m) in garden still (Thanks D.Julian)

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