Saturday 16th November 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Portscatho**PACIFIC DIVER** in Gerrans Bay off Pendower Beach mid morning, showing well, still present at 1230hrs favouring area towards Portscatho from Pendower upper car park. Also BT Diver (13), GN Diver (9), Red-necked Grebe, Black-necked Grebe (4) and Slav Grebe (4) (Thanks D.Hall, S.Gay & S.Rowe)

St AustellGN Diver (2) and Common Scoter (30+) off Charlestown this morning. GN Diver (9) and BT Diver off Spit beach. Grey Plover (2) on beach (Thanks R.Davey)

NewquaySnow Bunting at Porth Joke (Thanks S.Rowe)

St IvesRed Kite flew over Treveal Valley at 1215hrs. Firecrest (2), Goldcrest (6+), Chiffchaff (4), Blackcap (3), Redwing (6), Fieldfare and Wood Pigeon (100) at Treveal Valley. Bullfinch (12) flew in off sea. Merlin (fem) and Golden Plover (72) at Buttermilk Hill. (Thanks V.Stratton)

Red Kite, Treveal, V. Stratton

St Just Yellow-browed Warbler at Cot Valley by new footbridge this morning

PenzanceSlav Grebe and GN Diver (3) off Eastern Green beach this morning

Falmouth - Firecrest at College Reservoir (Thanks Billy B). Black Redstart (male) in Falmouth Docks. Red-breasted Merganser (14) in Carrick Roads from AK Wildlife Cruises. Also Purple Sandpiper (2), Balearic Shearwater (2), BT Diver, Slav Grebe, lots of GN Divers and Black-necked Grebe (21) (Thanks S.Perfect)

The LizardBlack Redstart at Windmill Farm. Black Redstart at Lizard Village. Peregrine at Lizard Point (Thanks R.Spencer)

Peregrine, R.Spencer

HelstonScaup (juv) at Loe Pool in Carminowe Creek. Also Firecrest

PorthcurnoYellow-browed Warbler still in trees south of car park. Balearic Shearwater (2) flew past

Wadebridge - Green Sandpiper at Clapper Marsh this afternoon

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