Wednesday 24th February 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Newquay **GYR** spotted near Peranporth road, going towards Newquay close, to golf course (Thanks W.Grant)
Bodmin Moor - *BLACK DUCK* (ad.drk) and *LESSER SCAUP* (drk) still at Colliford lake at north end at Loveny NR, viewable from cattle grid on road to Dozmary pool, Access south of A30 at Jamaica Inn. Also Jack Snipe

Sennen*CATTLE EGRET* (2) still in cattle field by Brew farm.  Long-tailed Duck (1w.drk) still in Sennen cove off Beach cafe, BT Diver and Med Gull (8) also cove

Polbathic*LITTLE BUNTING* again at Sconner lake, (along river Lyhner) feeding in set aside field in hedgerow (opposite Sconner farm) off A374 , tho’ elusive. Park Carefully. Also SPOONBILL

Camel EstuarySPOONBILL (2) still on Dinham Flats this afternoon

WadebridgeSPOONBILL (4) still at Walmsley Sanctuary

Drift Black-necked Grebe still by hide at Drift reservoir. Also Whooper Swan (ad) and Barnacle Goose (3)

MarazionBittern (2) and Water Pipit still on Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Firecrest at east end of marsh

PenzanceMed Gull (ad) and Purple Sandpiper (5) on rocks by Jubilee Pool at 1700hrs

TorpointRing-billed Gull (ad) at St.Johns lake, at marine drive at 1700hrs. Also Pale-bellied Brent Goose (5)

St.IvesBrambling (fem) still in Private Garden (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

FalmouthBlack-necked Grebe (31) and Slav Grebe (4)  from Oriole Birding boat trip on Carrick Roads (Thanks A.Saunders Oriole Birding)

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