Tuesday 19th March 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings


Ruddy Shelduck, Camel Estuary, 190313 (C Selway)

Wadebridge RUDDY SHELDUCK at Dinham Flats

Rosenannon Lapland Bunting (15) at Rosenannon Downs today. Also Short-eared Owl (3), Yellowhammer (2), Peregrine, Golden Plover (216) and Reed Bunting (20) (Thanks P.Stidwill)

Lapland Bunting, Rosenannon Downs 190313 (P.Stidwill)

FalmouthSlavonian Grebe (2) on Gyllyngvase Beach. Bittern at College reservoir. Balearic Shearwater, Manx Shearwater (3) and Puffin on pelagic trip 6 miles off Fal Estuary.

Mylor Churchtown Black-necked Grebe (10), Red-breasted Merganser (8), Sandwich Tern (2), Greenshank and Whimbrel in Carrick Roads (Thanks J.St Ledger)

St Ives - Black Redstart (male) at Barnoon cemetery this afternoon (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

MarazionBittern (2+) at Marazion Marsh

StithiansBittern at Stithian Reservoir

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (18) on rock by Jubilee Pool

Yesterdays report of Cattle Egrets at Cremyll was found to be a genuine ID mistake by the finder.

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