Tuesday 17th January 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Helston  **BUFFLEHEAD** (fem/juv) still at Loe Pool . Access west off A394 on Degibna Lane from just north of A3083 roundabout then walk north from NT car park

Bodmin Moor – probable *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Dozmary Pool tho distant

Wadebridge – possible *BUFF-BELLIED PIPIT* at Treraven Meadow briefly. Also Water Pipit (Thanks C.Selway). *GLOSSY IBIS* still at Chapel Amble in field opposite car park at 1230hrs then flew east. Firecrest (2) at Gaff wood, showing well

PorthgwarraRICHARD’S PIPIT between Arden Sawah Farm and Three Chimneys north of track in grass field viewable from gate at 1325hrs

Falmouth Yellow-browed Warbler still at south end of Swanvale NR at north end of Swanpool in willows by black bollards at end of Cuckoo Mills Lane

MarazionWater Pipit on beach at Red River mouth. Little Gull (ad) flew past Marazion

Hayle Water Pipit still at Copperhouse Creek between library and co-op (Thanks P.Smale)

PenzanceLittle Gull (3) and Sandwich Tern off Eastern Green

LooeBlack Redstart still at Hannfore Point at west end of Promenade at 1100hrs. GN Diver and Slav Grebe (2) offshore

Truro Black Redstart  still in garden

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