Tuesday 8th March 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Hayle probable **AMERICAN HERRING GULL** (2w) on Hayle estuary RSPB off Lelant saltings station platform mid afternoon only. Slav Grebe and Red-breasted Merganser (2)  in Carnsew Basin

Sennen *GREAT WHITE EGRET* flew south over Sennen Cove at 1450hrs

Penzance – ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (1w.male) still behind 15 Weethes Cottages at bottom of Penalverne viewable from access road. Slav Grebe (3) off Eastern Green Beach

Wadebridge probable TUNDRA PEREGRINE (juv), Tundra Bean Goose (ad), Spoonbill (3), Lapland Bunting, Pink-footed Goose (3) and Whooper Swan (ad) at Walmsley Sanctuary

Siblyback Common Scoter at Siblyback reservoir opposite main car park near far bank/small copse at 1145hrs

MarazionVelvet Scoter (1w.drk) at Kenneggy Cove this morning. Also GN Diver (4). Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB

no sign of Hoopoe this morning in garden at Phillack

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