Wednesday 22nd January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor – LESSER SCAUP (drk) still at Dozmary Pool. GN Diver (1+) at Colliford Lake

Bude – GREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still at Bude Marshes on main pool at 1400hrs

Tregony – GLOSSY IBIS still on marsh by Tregony Bridge (Thanks D.Hall)

St Ives – Glaucous Gull (juv) at St Ives

Marazion – Glaucous Gull (2w) on beach at Marazion this afternoon then flew west. Bittern (2) at Marazion Marsh RSPB. (Thanks D.Flumm) RT Diver (3), BT Diver (8+), Long-tailed Duck (2) and GN Diver (2) in Trenow Cove. Also Med Gull (ad) and Common Gull (ad). Siberian Chiffchaff also at Trenow Cove (Thanks M.Beevers)

Falmouth – Black-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver (10) off Swanpool Beach. Med Gull (2) at Swanpool (Thanks D.King)

Penzance – Black Redstart (3) between railway station and signal box. GN Diver and BT Diver offshore. Eider just off bus station (Thanks M.Beevers)

Newlyn – BT Diver (3) and GN Diver (2) just off harbour. GN Diver (3) and Kittiwake (5) in harbour (Thanks M.Beevers)

Mousehole – no sign of any White-winged Gulls but Purple Sandpiper and Med Gull (ad) (Thanks M.Beevers)

Hayle – GN Diver (2), BT Diver, Med Gull (ad) and Bar-tailed Godwit (7) on Carnsew Basin still. Bar-tailed Godwit (10) on Hayle Estuary RSPB. Red-breasted Merganser still in main channel (Thanks M.Beevers)

Lamorna – Snow Bunting (2) at Tregiffian

Stithians – Slav Grebe still at Stithians reservoir. Also Goldeneye (5) and Pintail (2 M+F) (Thanks D.King)

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