Tuesday 8th February 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Bodmin Moor - **LESSER SCAUP** (drk) still at Dozmary pool  SMEW (redhead) at Siblyback lake (Thanks M.Beer)

St.Winnow – CATTLE EGRET still by Fowey estuary at St.Winnow in cattles field by footpath near church

Gwithian RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at St Gothian Sands NR. Also Scaup (fem)

Penzance - ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (1w.male) still in private garden at Weethes Cottages at bottom of Penalverne at 0825hrs (Thanks H.Jackson-Morris). Purple Sandpiper (30+)  on rocks by Jubilee Pool. GN Diver in Mounts bay

Hayle Slav Grebe still at Hayle Estuary RSPB in Carnsew Basin

Wadebridge Barnacle Goose (15), Spoonbill (3) and Water Pipit at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning. Red Kite over A389 towards Penaligon Downs, Camel Trail at 1345hrs (Thanks C.Selway)

Helston Long-tailed Duck (fem) still at Loe Pool on SE side at Carminowe Creek. Bittern still in reeds near hide

Gunwalloe Lapland Bunting (2+) still in stubble field near Chyvarloe car park. RT Diver (2) offshore

Drift Greenland White-fronted Goose (1w) still at Drift reservoir

Marazion Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB

Truro Avocet (3) on river opposite Tresemple pool. Brambling in private garden

St.JustHen Harrier (ringtail) at Bartinney Downs at 1220hrs (Thanks H.Jackson Morris)

no sign of Ring-necked Duck at Stithians Reservoir

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