Wednesday 13th January 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

NewlynPacific Diver with Black-throated Diver (2), Great Northern Diver (5. 3 offshore, 2 in harbour) off Newlyn (Thanks M. Beevers)

NewquayPurple Sandpiper (7) at Towan Head on Cribbar Rocks. Great Northern Diver off harbour fly cellars

Hayle – Spoonbill, Goosander (4), Grey Plover (4), Bar-tailed Godwit (2) and Med Gull (5) on estuary. Red-necked Grebe, Great Northern Diver, Med Gull (10. 6 ads, 4 2nd 2) and Little Egret at Carnsew Basin

Penazance – Black-throated Diver (2) off station viewing towards Sainsburys. Also Black Redstarts (5. 2 ad males)

Mousehole – Glaucous Gull (1w) in roost on St Clement Isle

Marazion – Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB flew to roost at 1657hrs. Also Water Rail (2) calling and singing Cetti’s Warbler (Thanks M.Beevers)

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