Friday 11th January 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Cot Valley**HUME’S WARBLER** reported again this afternoon at top end of valley near Daisy Cottage, though elusive.

Hayle  – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still in sheep fields at Trencrom. Take minor road on right to Trencrom from Old Coach Road and view fields on right at brow of hill.

Drift*CATTLE EGRET* (6) still in fields at Treganhoe Farm today

Copperhouse Creek Med Gull (ad), Greenshank and Common Sandpiper today

Wadebridge*CATTLE EGRET* (3) still at St Breock Downs, south of A39 at Hay Farm. View from Wind Farm

St AustellBT Diver (3) and GN Diver (6) at Porthpean today

Stithians Reservoir RING-BILLED GULL (1w) again from Carnmenellas Causeway this afternoon, plus Goosander (drk)

FalmouthLITTLE AUK off Swanpool Beach and showing well down to 10m. (Thanks. H.Cook)

BodminHawfinch flew over Morrissons car park at 10.10hrs

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