Saturday 1st February 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Sennen – Glaucous Gull (2. ad + juv) in cove. Also Med Gull (2)

St Ives – Glaucous Gull, Iceland Gull and Med Gull (c5) on Porthminster beach. GN Diver (6+) offshore

Newlyn – Glaucous Gull (ad) briefly at mouth of river. GN Diver (5) in harbour

Mousehole – Glaucous Gull (1w) on St Clement Isle

Newquay – Chough on Porth island (Thanks S.Grose)

St Austell – Scaup still at Par beach pool

CusgarneFirecrest and Green Sandpiper (2) at Gwennap Sewage Works

Hayle – GN Diver and Med Gull (ad) in Carnsew Basin (Thanks D.Flumm)

Helston – Bittern at Loe Pool flew into reed bed south of boat house at 1230hrs. Also Goosander (male) on pool

Marazion – Bittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB.

Falmouth – BT Diver (2), GN Diver (4+) and Med Gull (2) off Pendennis Point. Med Gull at Castle beach (Thanks D.Chaney)

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