Tuesday 20th January 2015 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Penzance – PACIFIC DIVER (ad) off Penzance in Mounts Bay viewable from Jubilee Pool. Also Purple Sandpiper. Black Redstart near railway station

Bodmin Moor LESSER SCAUP (drk) at Dozmary Pool

HelstonGlaucous Gull at Loe Pool. Siberian Chiffchaff (2) and Firecrest at Helston sewage works. Whooper Swan still at boating lake

The LizardGlaucous Gull (1w) still at Coverack. Black Redstart at Lizard Point

Gwennap – Yellow-browed Warbler (2) at Gwennap sewage works

Torpoint – Spoonbill at St John’s Lake. Also Red-necked Grebe. Whimbrel (2) at Wilcove (Thanks D.Julian)

TruroSpotted Redshank still at Tresillian

FalmouthLong-tailed Duck (1w drk) at Swanpool at 11:35hrs. BT Diver off Castle Beach. Also Black Redstart

NewlynSlav Grebe still in harbour between two lifeboat building at 1330hrs. Also Common Gull (4) and GN Diver (Thanks S.Grose)

Bude – Mallard (23), Teal (22), Moorhen (10), Canada Goose (272), Grey Heron (2), Water Rail (3), Snipe (8+), Lapwing (83), Curlew (14), Dunnock (3), Robin (6), Starling (70+), Pied Wagtail (2), Redwing (3), Black-head Gull (61), Herring Gull (22), Carrion Crow (3), Blackbird (5), Wood Pigeon (2), Blue Tit (2) and Great Tit at Bude Marshes (Thanks H.Kendall and R.Mudge)

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