Thursday 11th February 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionHudsonian Whimbrel still in Trenow Cove at 11:40. Glaucous Gull at Little Hogus Rock early afternoon

Newlyn – American Herring Gull (juv) in Newlyn Harbour at 09:35, again briefly mid afternoon. Glaucous Gull (juv) still at Newlyn Harbour this afternoon. Probable Iceland Gull (juv) between Newlyn Harbour & Penlee Lifeboat Station off Roskilly this evening

Bodmin Moor – Lesser Scaup still at Dozmary Pool

SancreedRing-billed Gull (1w) east of Trannack Farm in fields south of road

Ponsanooth – Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest (2) still at Ponsanooth Sewage Works viewable from road

Torpoint – Yellow-browed Warbler at St John’s sewage works. Also Siberian Chiffchaff and Firecrest (2). No access, view only from perimeter fence. No access to fence when live firing at Trevol Rifle Range. Park at St.John’s Ford Road . Long-tailed Duck (fem) at St.John’s Lake at 13:00. Great Northern Diver (2) off Torpoint

Sennen Black-throated Diver (2) in Sennen Cove off car park at 16:55

Drift – Mandarin (drk) at Drift Reservoir this afternoon

Wadebridge –  Water Pipit at Treraven Meadows

Penzance – Black Redstart on Tolcarne Beach

RoselandRed-necked Grebe (2), Slavonian Grebe, Black-throated Diver (2) and Great Northern Diver (6) in Gerrans Bay

St IvesBlack Redstart (male) at Bamaluz Point

Cawsand – Black Redstart in walled cottage garden at back of beach


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