Saturday 23rd March 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor*LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Siblyback Lake. Also Red-necked Grebe and Sand Martin (6) (Thanks J.Eames)

LooeSlavonian Grebe and GN Diver off Looe Island at 1100hrs (Thanks M.Hughes)

Newquay Swallow at Newquay this morning (Thanks D.Mays)

BudeSwallow (4) over Bude Marshes this afternoon (Thanks H.Kendall)

FreathySwallow at Freathy today

BoscastleSand Martin (10) at Beeny at 1400hrs (Thanks G.Sabran)

The LizardSand Martin (6+) over Croft Pascoe Pool this morning. Also Shoveler (4) (Thanks M&A Lord)

St IvesRing Ouzel (male) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)

Falmouth Sandwich Tern (30) flew across bay towards Pendennis Point this morning (Thanks J.St Ledger) Also Sandwich Tern (19+) flew into Carrick Roads late afternoon and GN Diver offshore (Thanks D.Chaney)

PerranporthWheatear (2 males) near MOD house on Ligger Point. (Thanks P.Fenn)

RameWheatear (4) at Rame Head this afternoon (Thanks D.Allan)

Gerrans BayRed-necked Grebe, BT Diver (11) and GN Diver in bay at 1630hrs (Thanks D.Hall)

HelstonWhooper Swan (juv) still at Boating lake

MarazionGN Diver and Slav Grebe just east of St Michaels Mount causeway. Sparrowhawk (male) near Trenow Farm. Curlew (13) and Black-tailed Godwit in Trenow Cove. Black-tailed Gowit (nr sum plum) at Marazion Marsh RSPB. nearby, Barn Owl at Bone valley (Thanks Paul H)

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  1. Richard

    Bittern seen this morning at college reservoir.. 2nd sighting this winter.. Also swallows or house martins skimming water. Here all ready!

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