Wednesday 15th January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bude – GREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still at Bude Marshes on main pond early morning. Also Pintail (drk)

Tregony – GLOSSY IBIS still in marshy field by Tregony Bridge this morning (Thanks B.Dallas)

Downderry – GLAUCOUS GULL (2. ad+juv) at Battern Cliffs on sheep carcass this morning, for 2nd day SX.333.538

Mousehole – ICELAND GULL (juv) in roost. Black Redstart at Mousehole.

Wadebridge – Merlin flew low over main road at Trewornan bridge. (Thanks S.Grose)

Heamoor – Lesser Whitethroat in gardens 50 yards south of Sportsmans Arms

Marazion – Long-tailed Duck (2) off Trenow Cove

Sennen – GN Diver in Sennen Cove

Wadebridge – Spotted Redshank, Goosander (9) and Whooper Swan on Camel Estuary

St Mawes – Eider (fem) between pier and Tavern beach at midday (Thanks S.Jackson)

Helston – Whooper Swan (ad) still at boating lake, showing well. Goosander at Loe pool (Thanks J.Lander)

Stithians – Slav Grebe still at Stithians reservoir showing well from Stuart Hutchings hide (Thanks J.Lander)

Falmouth – Red-necked Grebe, Slav Grebe, BT Diver (3) and GN Diver (2) at Swanpool point. Black Redstart at Castle Beach

St Columb Major – Black Redstart in garden

Redruth – Firecrest and Siberian Chiffchaff at Gwennap sewage works still (Thanks B.Dallas)

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