Sunday 12th December 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

WadebridgeWAXWING (ad.fem) still on east side of Wadebridge at Trenant Vale industrial estate by Cornwall Farmers, showing well. WAXWING in roadside trees by the ‘Welcome to Wadebridge’ sign on West Hill opposite Keston Gardens at . (T.Twiggs) Also Firecrest. Black Redstart (male) still at Glen Road this morning (Thanks C.Selway). Barnacle Goose (17), Brent Goose and Water Pipit (2) at Treraven Meadows late morning (Thanks T.Twiggs)

Cape Cornwall – LAPLAND BUNTING around 8th tee at Cape Cornwall Golf course at 1000hrs

Penzance WAXWING (6) by Castle Horneck Road by The Penzance Auction House

Carbis Bay Balearic Shearwater (20+), Goosander (7), Red-breasted Merganser (2) and GN Diver (2) still off Carbis Bay but no sign of Red-necked Grebe (CB Reports)

Camel EstuarySpoonbill (3) still on estuary

Sennen Ring Ouzel (male) in Sennen Cove by Sennen Heights briefly this afternoon

Marazion Bittern still at Longrock pool

Gwithian Common Chiffchaff (3), Green Sandpiper (1), Common Snipe (1) at sewage works. Also Gadwall (6), Eurasian Wigeon (14), Common Teal (24), Northern Shoveler (4), Mallard (8), Tufted Duck (36), Mute Swan (2), Canada Goose (2), Little Grebe (2), Coot (8), Moorhen (7), Eurasian Curlew (20+) flew to beach at dusk. (Thanks T.Twiggs)

Penzance Black Redstart still on rocks by bus station. Also Purple Sandpiper (12+)

Heamoor Firecrest still

Coverack Siberian Chiff-chaff at Coverack sewage works this afternoon. Also Water Pipit at Perprean Cove this afternoon

St IvesBlack Redstart on roof of cinema still (CB Reports)

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