Saturday 9th January 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion – Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Trenow Cove but flew east. Also Glaucous Gull & Great Northern Diver

Newlyn – Pacific Diver (ad) still in Mount’s Bay off Newlyn. Glaucous Gull (juv) in harbour briefly at 1040hrs. Also GN Diver (7)

Bodmin Moor –  Lesser Scaup (ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Smew (redhead) still at Siblyback Lake

Wadebridge Green-winged Teal (drk) still at Walmsley Sanctuary at 12:05 from hide

Hayle – Little Auk reported on rocks near Co-op this morning. Spoonbill (imm) still at Ryans Field. Yellow-browed Warbler still at Hayle Estuary in bushes by the 1st bench c.50m northwest of Eric Grace Memorial Hide

St Just – Ring-billed Gull (ad) reported at Bartinney Downs this afternoon. Also Short-eared Owl & Hen Harrier (ringtail)

NewlynRing-billed Gull (1w) in roost off Roskilly. Also Black-throated Diver (2)

St Ives – Glaucous Gull (juv) off Pednolva Café late afternoon. Black Redstart (male) on St Ives island by NCI Lookout

PenzanceBlack Redstart (3) on rocks east of railway station

WadebridgeSpotted Redshank at Dinham Flats

Durgan – Red-necked Grebe (2) on Helford River. Also Great Northern Diver (2)

Stithians – Slavonian Grebe still at Stithians Reservoir from Stuart Hutchings Hide


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