Wednesday 30th January 2013 Cornwall Bird Reports

Bodmin moorLESSER SCAUP (ad drk) at Colliford lake stillat north end of Loveny Arm

Bude RING-BILLED GULL (1w) still on Bude canal and showing well today (Thanks H.Kendall)

PolzeathLITTLE AUK (4+) past Rumps Point. Also Iceland Gull (juv), Balearic Shearwater (2) and GN Diver. Lapland Bunting (2) and Black Redstart in field

St Just LITTLE AUK, Balearic Shearwater, Great Skua, BT Diver and Purple Sandpiper (3) past Cape Cornwall this morning

WadebridgeIceland Gull on Camel Estuary at Dinham Flats. Also Spotted Redshank, 3100 Golden Plover, 1900 Lapwing, 400 Dunlin, 35 Ringed Plover, 21 Bar-tailed Godwit, 44 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Knot, 117 Redshank, 15 Shelduck and 70 Curlew. Siberian Chiffchaff still at Clapper Marshes and 140 Dunlin, 12 Greenshank, 65 Black-tailed Godwit, 85 Redshank, 2 Ruff, 1 Spotted Redshank, 300 Lapwing, 1600 Golden Plover, 12 Bar-tailed Godwit at Amble Mashes (Thanks D.Julian per Camel Estuary Birds)

MarazionBittern at Marazion Marsh

PenzanceBT Diver and GN Diver (7) offshore

HayleCommon Tern (ad) still at Carnsew Basin this afternoon tho mobile. Yellow-legged Gull (ad) off B3301 causeway

TreenLapland Bunting (9+) and Snow Bunting (10) still at Treen Common tho mobile

HayleGoosander (4) an estuary past Lelant railway station this afternoon (Thanks P.Jeggo)

Falmouth – BT Diver (5), 4 flew west and 1 on sea off Pendennis Point (Thanks D.Chaney)

Carrick Roads GN Diver (4), Red-breasted Merganser (8+), Common Scoter (6+), Black-necked Grebe (6+), Greenshank, Goldeneye and Slavonian Grebe (2, tho distant) between Mylor Churchtown and Flushing today (Thanks D.Mays). Sandwich Tern at Restronguet Creek this afternoon

TruroBlackcap (m) in holly tree below Rising Sun Pub on Mitchell Hill (Thanks P.Miles)

Leave a Reply