Sunday 21st February 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Mount’s Bay – Hudsonian Whimbrel still at Trenow Cove at 1240hrs. Black-throated Diver (2) offshore

Bodmin Moor – Lesser Scaup (ad drk) still at Dozmary Pool

The Lizard Rose-coloured Starling (ad) at Lizard village

Truro – Yellow-browed Warbler at Tresemple Pool between pool & St.Clement along Tresillian River in 1st marsh

PonsanoothYellow-browed Warbler still at Ponsanooth Sewage Works in trees on north side

Newlyn – Glaucous Gull at Newlyn Harbour at 10:00. Also Great Northern Diver (Thanks G.Hobin)

Falmouth – Glaucous Gull (1w) at Swanpool this morning

St Ives – Little Gull from Smearton’s Pier. Black Redstart (male) By NCI Lookout

Hayle – Water Pipit still at Hayle Estuary 13:00 at east end of Copperhouse Creek. Also Spoonbill still at Carnsew Basin

Helston – Whooper Swan (ad) still at Helston Boating Lake

Feock – Black-necked Grebe (5) and Slav Grebe off Feock in Carrick Roads

Sancreed – Ring-billed Gull (1w) Sancreed from east of Trennack Farm south of road this afternoon

Stithians – Slavonian Grebe at Stithians Reservoir from hide this morning. Brambling in garden. Also Siskin (2) (Thanks S.Harvey)

No Sign of American Herring Gull on St Clement’s Isle this evening


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