Thursday 11th February 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Newquay**GYR** (late report from 9th Feb), one over Newquay gold course before heading towards headland hotel

Bodmin Moor - *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) on Colliford lake viewable from cattle grid on east side at 1420hrs. Also Hen Harrier (male) and Red Kite over (Thanks D.King)

HayleRING BILLED GULL (ad) on Hayle Estuary RSPB at east end of Copperhouse creek this afternoon

Sennen - Iceland Gull (2w) in Sennen cove briefly this afternoon. Also Long-Tailed Duck (1w.drk)

Drift Black-necked Grebe, Whooper Swan (ad) and Barancle Goose (3) still at Drift reservoir at 1545hrs

BolventorRed Kite flew west over Bolventor at 1124hrs

MarazionBittern and Water Pipit still at Marazion marsh RSPB at 0750hrs

Stithians Goldeneye (4), Great Crested Grebe (3) and Fieldfare (50+) at Stithians reservoir (Thanks S.Taylor)

Penzance Black Redstart on seafront and in private garden. BT Diver and GN Diver offshore. GN Diver (2) in Penzance harbour. Also Purple Sandpiper (12+)

St.AustellGN Diver off Porthpean

Gerrans BayGN Diver and Slav Grebe off Pendower. Also BT Diver (20) off Porthalstock

Truro Lesser Spotted Woodpecker flew east over Tresillian river

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