Sunday 7th December 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The LizardDESERT WHEATEAR (fem) between Cadgwith & Lizard village on cliff at 14:00hrs

Porthgwarra  – DESERT WHEATEAR (fem) at Gwennap Head on grass slope east of coastguard tower. Black Redstart in cove. Short-eared Owl on moor

St Just – DUSKY WARBLER still at Kelynack in copse just east of caravan park late afternoon

Newquay – AMERICAN WIGEON (2 fem) still on Gannel Estuary this morning

Antony –  Spoonbill still at Wacker Quay

PadstowBlack Guillemot again at Padstow harbour

St IvesBalearic Shearwater (3) past St.Ives Island

Carbis BayGreat Northern Diver (12) and Black-throated Diver (2) in Carbis Bay

Pendeen – Pomarine Skua past Pendeen Watch

MarazionBittern (2) at Marazion Marsh RSPB late afternoon. BT Diver offshore

Falmouth – Firecrest (2) at Treverva

PenzanceBlack Redstart (2) on coast path just east of railway station

NewlynSiberian Chiffchaff still at Sandy Cove in willows by tarmac track. Also Black Redstart (2)

PenzanceEider (drk) by sailing club this afternoon (Thanks P.Kavanagh)

No Sign of Pacific Diver off Marazion


One thought on “Sunday 7th December 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Jamie Dunning

    St Austell bay from Mevagissy harbour wall
    1 purple sandpiper on rocks by putter harbour down 3 from yesterday.
    1 Pom skua in port Mellon bay (!!) breifly before being chased out by herring gull
    1 presumable Balearic shearwater past this am
    Med gull past towards gorren haven


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