Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Stithians – *CATTLE EGRET* on NW side of reservoir from Golden Lion hide at 16.00hrs.
Penzance – ICELAND GULL (1w) at Newlyn Harbour this afternoon. Also Med Gull at Tolcarne Beach and Purple Sandpiper (16) on rocks by Jubilee Pool. Swallow (3) still at Heliport.
Marazion – No sign of white morph GYR today but Bittern flushed from Red River at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Water Pipit (2) on reserve and another still on beach.
Wadebridge – Water Pipit (6) at Treraven Meadows NR. Also Green Sandpiper (2) and Common Sandpiper (5)
Truro – Avocet (1), Black-tailed Godwit (10) and Greenshank (2) at Tresillian this morning (Thanks D.Jenkins)
Boscastle – Barn Owl on road between Boscastle and Camelford early morning (Thanks T.Simons)
Hayle – Barn Owl along Cheynals Road, near entrance to Jeepers Go-Karting at 20.00hrs (Thanks M.Blyth)
Mylor – Velvet Scoter (2) in the Carrick Roads today (Thanks D.Eva)