Thursday 13th February 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin moor – *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Dozmary Pool

NewlynKumlien’s Gull (ad) by Newlyn Coombe River mouth at 1100hrs. Glaucous Gull (juv) at Sandy cove

Marazion – Kumlien’s Gull (ad) and Glaucous Gull (2. Ad+juv) on beach opposite Jordan’s Cafe (Thanks S.Perfect). Bittern (2) still at Marazion marsh RSPB

PenzanceSURF SCOTER (1w drk) still off Chyandour. Also Glaucous Gull (ad), Great Northern Diver (6) and Black Redstart (2) still. Purple Sandpiper (24) with Turnstone (20) at Jubilee Pool. Great Northern Diver (3) and Eider (male) offshore. Great Northern Diver (4) at Wherrytown (Thanks D.Flumm)

Mousehole – Glaucous Gull (5. + 4.juv) at Mousehole. Also Great Northern Diver (6) and Red Throated Diver

Falmouth – Great Northern Diver (12) off Pendennis Point at 1000hrs. Black Redstart (male) in garden at Woodlane (Thanks A.Williams)

SancreedHen Harrier (ringtail) (Thanks D.Flumm)

Looe – Great Northern Diver (5), Slav Grebe (2) and Eider (male) off Hannafore Point

Torpoint – Little Gull (ad) at St Johns Lake at 1600hrs (Thanks D.Courtnell)

Davidstow – Barn Owl hunting by side of A395 by turn off for Davidstow airfield at 0740hrs (Thanks P.Smith)

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