Wednesday 10th February 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Bodmin Moor - *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Dozmary pool at 1600hrs

MarazionBittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB at 0745hrs

Drift Whooper Swan (ad) and Barancle Goose (3) still at Drift reservoir. Also Iceland Gull (2w) again mid afternoon

Nanquidno – male Hen Harrier at seaward end of Nanquidno valley. Also Jack Snipe in marsh by 5 bar gate below mill

FalmouthMed Gull (2ad, 1 1stw), Goldeneye (1m) and GC Grebe (3) at Argal Reservoir (Thanks D.Chaney)

DevoranBlack-tailed Godwit (11), Greenshank (3), Red-breasted Merganser (4) at around 1pm (Thanks D.Chaney)

Carnon Downs sewage worksFirecrest (1) and Chiffchaff (30+), including 2 characteristic of abietinus race. (Thanks D.Chaney)

Feock Black-necked Grebe (22), Slav Grebe (2), GN Diver (4), Guillemot (1) GC Grebe (1), Little Grebe (2), Red-breasted Merganser (12) as viewed from Feock on the Carrick Roads and a Littoralis Rock Pipit on the beach. (Thanks D.Chaney)

The Lizard Black Redstart in mullion cove

St.AustellGreat Crested Grebe (5) off Par Beach. GN Diver off Porthpean beach at 1430hrs (Thanks D.King)

NewquayGoosander (3) and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Porth reservoir (Thanks D.King)

Stithians Goosander (drk), Goldeneye (2), Great Crested Grebe (2), Fieldfare (108) and Kingfisher at Stithians Reservoir this evening (Thanks S.Taylor) Also Gadwall (2) at Golden Lion cutoff (Thanks K.Glazier)

WadebridgeBlack Redstart by river behind doctors surgery at 1400hrs. Also Goosander (2.fem) on Camel estuary opposite hide at 1500hrs

TruroRed Breasted Mergansers (2 male, 1 female), Gadwall (7), Black tailed Godwit (28) and Greenshank (7) on river at TResillian today (Thanks A.Nicholson)

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