Sunday 26th January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor – LESSER SCAUP (ad.drk) still at Dozmary Pool this afternoon. Great Northern Diver at Colliford Lake still

Tregony – GLOSSY IBIS still in marshy field by Tregony Bridge

St Ives – Glaucous Gull (juv) and Iceland Gull (juv) at Porthgwidden Beach still this morning, both still present this afternoon. Also Med Gull (17), Purple Sandpiper (4), Black Redstart and Peregrine (fem). Great Skua (2), BT Diver and GN Diver (4) offshore (Thanks V.Stratton)

The Lizard – Glaucous Gull (juv) at Cadgwith Cove on beach at 1350hrs

Par – Scaup (1w drk) at Par Beach Pool still

Hayle – Water Pipit still at Copperhouse Creek. Great Northern Diver still on Carnsew Basin

Marazion – Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB still

Porthleven – Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest at Penrose Estate

Camel Estuary – Slavonian Grebe north of Little Petherick Creek on Camel Estuary at 1430hrs. Also Kingfisher andWigeon (c20) (Thanks P.Smith)

Perranporth – Short-eared Owl flew over Penhale sands at 1645hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

Carbis Bay – Great Northern Diver (4) offshore. Shag (3+) and good numbers of Guillemot & Razorbill. (Thanks D.King)

Lelant – Firecrest and Chiffchaff in trees opposite Old Station House (Thanks P.Jeggo)

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