Sunday 23rd February 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Newlyn – possible *BUFF-BELLIED PIPIT* at Tolcarne Inn car park

Bodmin Moor – *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Dozmary Pool

Hayle – possible AZOREAN YELLOW-LEGGED GULL (3w) at Hayle estuary RSPB (Thanks B.Dallas)

Penzance – Surf Scoter (1w drk) still off sailing club. Kumlien’s Gull (ad) on Tolcarne Beach, also seen off Promenade. Great Northern Diver (2) offshore Tolcarne Beach. Med Gull and Great Northern Diver (4) off Promenade (Thanks V.Stratton)

Marazion – Glaucous Gull (3. 2ad + 1w), Med Gull (4) and Long-tailed Duck (2) offshore. (Thanks V.Stratton). Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB.

Helston – Glaucous Gull (juv) at Loe Pool in Carminowe Creek this afternoon. Iceland Gull (juv) on shore at Loe Bar. Yellow-browed Warbler and Siberian Chiffchaff in Carminowe Valley this morning

Falmouth – Glaucous Gull (ad) flew west past Pennance Point late morning

Newquay – Glaucous Gull (juv) on Gannel Estuary from car park this morning

Looe – Iceland Gull at train station at 1530hrs. Slav Grebe (2), Great Skua, Whimbrel and Great Northern Diver (7) at Hannafore Point late morning

St IvesIceland Gull (juv). Great Northern Diver off St Ives Art club at 1230hrs (Thanks D.Robinson

Newlyn Great Northern Diver (9), Razorbill (2) and Guillemot in Newlyn Harbour (Thanks G.Hobin)

The LizardChough (2) and BT Diver at Nare Head (Thanks R & R Nicholls). semi leucistic Blackbird at Nare Point (Thanks N.Berry)

NewquayChough on north coast near Newquay (Thanks S.Grose)

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