Sunday 7th April 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor – *LESSER SCAUP* (ad drk) at Siblyback Lake. Also Red-necked Grebe still at south end. Yellow-legged Gull (2w) on east side by car park

St Just ICELAND GULL (ad) flew NE over St Just at 1820hrs

Men-An-Tol Ring Ouzel (6) still at Men-An-tol in 2nd field beyond silage bales, showing well (Thanks B.Dallas et al)

Ring Ouzel, Men-an-Tol 060413 (A.McKechnie)

MarazionBittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB

St JustRing Ouzel (fem) in garden in Tregeseal (Thanks S.Williams) Siberian Chiffchaff at Kenidjack valley sewage works

Newquay Little Ringed Plover still on Gannel Estuary. Also Ringed Plover (8) (Thanks S.Rowe)

GwithianPintail (drk), Sand Martin (4), Wheatear (6. 5m+1f), Water Rail and Kestrel (2) at St Gothian Sands. Sandwich Tern offshore (Thanks A.Mason)

The LizardWater Pipit at Windmill Farm reserve. Also White Wagtail there. Pintail (pr) at Hayle Kimbro Pool. (Thanks J.Selby) GN Diver just north of Porthallow beach. Shoveler (5. 3m+2f) at Croft Pascoe Pool (Thanks D.King)

Porthgwarra – Black Redstart (male) in lane leading away from car park late afternoon (Thanks N.Ward)

HayleSandwich Tern (9+) off Harvey Towans at 1530hrs. Sandwich Tern (13) and Bar-tailed Godwit (4) at Copperhouse Creel at 1545hrs. Bar-tailed Godwit (8) at Ryans Field. (Thanks B.Dallas)

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (22) on harbour wall by Jubilee Pool at 1630hrs.  (Thanks B.Dallas)

Marazion Common Scoter (12) just off beach at 1845hrs (Thanks B.Dallas)

Trevose HeadLapland Bunting (7. 2m) in fields by coastguard cottages

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