Thursday 27th December 2012 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Torpoint – GREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still west of Torpoint at St.John’s Lake c 500 yards south of ford with Teal (80+)

Par RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at Par Beach Pool

Looe GLAUCOUS GULL (ad) again on roof of fish quay (Thanks P.Barlow)

NewlynBlack-necked Grebe still in harbour. Also GN Diver (2) and Black Redstart. Black Redstart in Sandy Cove (Thanks T.Mills)

Black-necked Grebe, Newlyn Harbour 271212 (T.Mills)

Black-necked Grebe, Newlyn Harbour (T.Mills)

HayleSlav Grebe in Carnsew Basin(Thanks S.Williams)

HelstonSiberian Chiffchaff and Firecrest (2) at sewage works

Carbis BayBalearic Shearwater (4) in bay this afternoon. Great Skua past. Also GN Diver (7)

MarazionBittern again at Long Rock Pool this morning. (Thanks S.Williams)

FalmouthPurple Sandpiper (6) at Pendennis Point (Thanks J.St Ledger)

Padstow – Black-necked Grebe at outer harbour

The LizardCommon Scoter (3) at Lizard point this afternoon (Thanks B.Hawker)

WadebridgeFirecrest, Goosander (fem) and Green Sandpiper on Camel Trail south of Wadebridge (Thanks DH Payne)

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