Wednesday 28th January 2009 Cornwall Bird Reports

Morvah**SNOWY OWL** (1w) SE of Morvah and north of Men-an-Tol near Trig Point late afternoon.

NewquayROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) still in gardens viewable from access road at 27, Penhallow Road. (Thanks A.McKechnie)

NewlynGlaucous Gull and Iceland Gull still today in Newlyn Harbour (PHOTOS). Also GN Diver (Thanks J.H.Johns)

St JustGrey Phalarope (2) still on sea at Cot Valley. Also Med Gull (ad)

TorpointPale-bellied brent goose (9) and Scaup(male) at St Johns Lake. Also Slav Grebe and Spotted Redshank at Millbrook. (Thanks J.Cole and J.Mitchell)

St IvesBalearic Shearwater (4+) past Carbis Bay this morning (Thanks D.Parker) Also Black-throated Diver (8+) in bay and Red-throated Diver flew west this afternoon. (P.Freestone)

DavidstowSnow Bunting (2) still on Airfield. (Thanks A.McKechnie)

SeatonFirecrest, Black Redstart and GN Diver (4) and Red-throated Diver (16) offshore (Thanks J.Cole and J.Mitchell)

River Lynher SPOONBILL (2) still at Rat Island. (Thanks J.Cole and J.Mitchell)

Penzance -  Purple Sandpiper (8) at Jubilee Pool and  Great Northern Diver offshore (Thanks D.King)

HelstonShoveler (50+) on Loe Pool from hide (Thanks K.Glazier)

HayleGoosander (fem) still on Estuary from Lelant Station platform. Also Greenshank (3) and Med Gull (ad) (P.Freestone and A.Rymer)

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