Saturday 23rd February 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Mounts Bay*PACIFIC DIVER* (ad) in Mounts bay at 1020hrs flew out to sea. Also BT Diver (4) and GN Diver (3) (Thanks P.Barlow)

Torpoint – GREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still at St Johns Lake by sewage outlet. Spoonbill over (Thanks G and L Carr)

StithiansICELAND GULL at Stithians reservoir at southern cut off. Also Brambling (Thanks P.Barlow)

MarazionBittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB

NewquayRT Diver (5) and Black Redstart at Towan Head (Thanks S.Rowe)

TruroSiskin and Blackcap (2. m+f) on feeders in garden (ThanksM.Stevens). Brambling (2. m+f) in garden still (Thanks D.Jenkins)

TreenLapland Bunting (16), Snow Bunting (5) and Jack Snipe (2) at Treen Common at 1140hrs (Thanks R.Davey)

WadebridgeShort-eared Owl (2), Lapland Bunting (30+) and Jack Snipe at Rosennanon Downs early morning (Thanks C.Selway). Black-tailed Godwit (4), Greenshank and Grey Plover between Wadebridge and Padstow. Peregrine over. Blackcap (2m) in garden (Thanks J.Smith)

Mylor ChurchtownBlack-necked Grebe (c15), GN Diver and Red-Breasted Merganser (9) at Carrick Roads this afternoon (Thanks D.Chaney)

HayleWater Pipit still at Copperhouse Creek on saltmarsh east of Black Road

The LizardWhooper Swan (juv) still at Croft Pascoe Pool (Thanks G.Wills)

St Ives - Ring Ouzel (male) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

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