Sunday 22nd January 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PerranuthnoePacific Diver offshore in Mounts Bay again today. Also Velvet Scoter (3)Hudsonian Whimbrel still in Boat cove  (Thanks O.Mockridge via Twitter)

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup again at Dozmary Pool

HayleGreen-winged Teal (1w drk) still on estuary from causeway. Also Iceland Gull, Yellow-legged Gull and Goosander (4). Spoonbill, Bar-tailed Godwit (9) and Black-tailed godwit (1) on Ryan’s field (Thanks B.Dallas and A.Harris)

Nanjizal Little Bunting at Nanjizal Valley by kissing gate (K.Wilson via Twitter) Also Lapland Bunting (3) between Polgigga and Nanjizal

CamborneLapland Bunting (15+) at North Cliffs today. Also Skylark (200+)

Polgigga Yellow-browed Warbler at Trevilley Farm

MouseholeEastern Black Redstart still at Mousehole on rock below Rockpool café (Thanks O. Mockridge and C.Teague via Twitter)

Wadebridge Spoonbill (2) at Walmsley Sanctuary

The LizardHen Harrier (m&f) and Marsh Harrier (f) at Windmill Farm reserve today (Thanks R.Hollis)

SaltashAvocet (24), Spotted Redshank, Black-tailed Godwit (47) and Barnacle Goose at Kingsmill Lake. Also Brent Goose (2 DB and 5 PB) and Long-tailed Duck (2) at St John’s Lake(CBWPS)

DriftBlack-necked Grebe (2) still at Drift Reservoir (M.Wallace via Twitter)

St Agnes HeadShort-eared Owl still (CBWPS)

HartlandBlack Redstart at Hartland Point above lighthouse this afternoon (Thanks S.Border)

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