Wednesday 29th January 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin Moor – *LESSER SCAUP* at Dozmary Pool still

Marazion – Glaucous Gull (juv) in field with horse on right hand side on SW coast path off Turnpike Road at midday then flew towards Marazion. Also Long-tailed Duck (2) in Trenow Cove. Also Black-throated Diver (3) and Great Northern Diver (9). Bittern at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks D.Flumm)

St Ives – Glaucous Gull (juv) and Iceland Gull at Porthminster Beach early morning but disturbed by dogwalkers. Also Med Gull (6). Black-throated Diver (2) and Great Northern Diver (6) offshore (Thanks A.McKechnie et al)

Rosudgeon – Glaucous Gull (juv) at Prussia Cove

Newquay – Iceland Gull (ad) off Fistral Beach

Feock – Black-throated Diver (2), Black-necked Grebe (2) and Great Northern Diver (2) from Loe Beach early afternoon

Penzance – Black Redstart (2) at Chyandour still. Eider (drk) still offshore courting a Great Black-backed Gull.

Ponsanooth – Yellow-browed Warbler (2), Siberian Chiffchaff (2) and Firecrest at Ponsanooth sewage works trapped and ringed this morning

Cargreen – Black Redstart at Cargreen Quay at 1130hrs

Wadebridge – Spotted Redshank on estuary between Wadebridge and Tregunna Bridge

Torpoint – GN Diver at Millbrook Creek

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