Saturday 9th February 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

TorpointGREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still at St Johns Lake by sewage outfall

Bodmin Moor RING-NECKED DUCK (f) still at Siblyback lake this morning

NewlynGLAUCOUS GULL (3w) around harbour and Tolcarne beach again tho elusive. Black-necked Grebe in harbour still. GN Diver (5) also.

StithiansICELAND GULL (juv) at Stithians reservoir from Stuart Hutchings Hide at 1100hrs. Long-tailed Duck (1w drk) still at south end of reservoir

Penzance WAXWING on Collinsey Road, Treneere near play area. Also Firecrest at Morrab Gardens and Purple sandpiper on west harbour wall.

Mylor ChurchtownBlack-necked Grebe (39) and Slav Grebe (5) offshore in Carrick Roads

Marazion - Bittern still at Marazion Marsh. Black Redstart (fem) (Thanks D.Jenkins)

FalmouthSlav Grebe (3) and GN Diver (2) off Swanpool Beach tho distant. Med Gull (2) off Pendennis Point (Thanks D.Chaney). Bittern at College reservoir, showing well

NewquayBittern still at Porth Reservoir. RT Diver off Towan Head (Thanks S.Rowe)

St Austell Black Redstart (fem) at Spit Beach on rocks near harbour wall (Thanks R.Davey)

LooeWater Pipit at Hannafore Point in pools by landslip at west end of seawall at 1300hrs.

SeatonRed-necked Grebe and BT Diver off beach at 1150hrs

TruroBrambling (fem) in garden (Thanks D.Jenkins)

SaltashSpoonbill (3) on River Lynher at Rat Island. Spotted Redshank at Cargreen

GwithianSiberian Chiffchaff (1+) at Gwithian sewage works

WadebridgeWater Pipit at Treraven Meadows

HayleWater Pipit (2) at Copperhouse Creek on saltmarsh east of Black Road.

LelantBT Diver (3) off Porthkidney Sands

Carbis Bay - GN Diver (2) and BT Diver (2) in bay this afternoon (Thanks D.Jenkins)

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