Sunday 10th January 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionHudsonian Whimbrel still at Marazion Marsh RSPB 09:00 at Trenow Cove but flew East, no sign this afternoon. Grey Phalarope in Trenow Cove early morning. Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB

PenzancePacific Diver (ad) off seafront between Jubilee Pool & Newlyn. Also Great Northern Diver (10). Black Redstart at Wherrytown

Bodmin Moor – Lesser Scaup (drk) still at Dozmary Pool. Also Smew (redhead). Great Northern Diver (2) at Colliford Lake

Hayle – Ring-billed Gull (2w) on Hayle Estuary RSPB. Red-necked Grebe still at Hayle Estuary. Also Spoonbill. Great Northern Diver in Carnsew Basin at 11:00

St Ives Balearic Shearwater (2), Great Skua and Great Northern Diver past St.Ives. Also Black-throated Diver, Great Northern Diver, Med Gull (3), Little Gull and Black Redstart (male)

Pendeen – Iceland Gull (juv) in field at Lower Boslow Farm this morning. Balearic Shearwater flew past Pendeen Watch past this afternoon

NewlynBlack-throated Diver (2) and Great Northern Diver (5+) off Sandy Cove towards St. Michael’s Mount. Also Black Redstart

Stithians – Slavonian Grebe still at Stithians Reservoir off Carmenellis Causeway

WadebridgeGoosander (5. 3m+2f) under bypass at 1600hrs (Thanks P.Smith)

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