Tuesday 23rd February 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Bodmin Moor*BLACK DUCK* (ad.drk) and *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Colliford lake at north end at Loveny NR, viewable from cattle grid on road to Dozmary pool, Access south of A30 at Jamaica Inn.

Polbathic *LITTLE BUNTING* again at Sconner lake, (along river Lyhner) feeding in set aside field in hedgerow (opposite Sconner farm) off A374 at 1530hrs with Chaffinches , Park Carefully

Sennen – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still in fields by Brew Farm. Also Long-tailed Duck (1w.drk), RT Diver, GN Diver, Med Gull (1w) and Purple Sandpiper (4+) in Sennen Cove

AntonySPOONBILL (3) still on river Lynhner at Wacker Quay

Drift Black-necked Grebe still by hide at Drift reservoir. Also Whooper Swan (ad) and Barnacle Goose (3)

HayleMed Gull (2.ad) on Hayle Estuary RSPB

MarazionBittern (3) still on Marazion Marsh RSPB, late afternoon. Also Water Pipit and Firecrest

NewlynIceland Gull (juv) still in harbour

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (13) on Penzance seafront

St.IvesBrambling (fem) still in private garden (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

FalmouthWhimbrel and Black Redstart at Trefuses point (nr.Flushing). Black-necked Grebe (4) at Carrick Roads, Viewable from Mylor Churchtown (Thanks I.Maclean)

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