Sunday 12th February 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Helston **BUFFLEHEAD** (fem/juv) still at Loe Pool. SMEW (redhead) still in Carminowe Creek. Siberian type Chiffchaff and Firecrest (3+) at Helston sewage works

Bodmin Moor *LESSER SCAUP* (1w drk) still at Siblyback lake. Also SMEW (male) this morning (Thanks P.Crispin and R.McCarthy)

St AustellRING-NECKED DUCK (ad drk) still at Par Beach Pool at 0725hrs

HayleKUMLIEN’S GULL (2w) still on Hayle estuary RSPB still from Tempest car park (Thanks M.Grantham). Iceland Gull (ad) and Glaucous Gull (juv) at Copperhouse Creek

MarazionSURF SCOTER (1w drk) again off Long Rock late morning tho distant. Also Long-tailed Duck. Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB. BT Diver (6) east off Red River Mouth. Water Pipit at Red River Mouth still

NewlynGlaucous Gull (ad) in harbour still. Also Turnstone (3 colour ringed) (Thanks M.Grantham)

PenzanceSlav Grebe (3) off Eastern Green. Black Redstart at Jubilee Pool. Eider feeding offshore

Black Redstart, Penzance, 120212 (S.Williams)


Eider, Penzance, 120212, (S.Williams)

Port IsaacRT Diver and BT Diver (4) offshore at 1100hrs (Thanks T.Potterton)

FalmouthBittern (2) and Goldeneye (12) at College reservoir late afternoon (Thanks D.Chaney)

Portscatho – GN Diver off beach this afternoon

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