Todays birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Polgigga – **PINE BUNTING** (male) flew from Trevilley Farm then flewÂ towardsÂ Higher Bosistow Farm this afternoon. (First record for the County if accepted) Also *CATTLE EGRET* (3) in ploughed field between Trevilley and Nanjizal this morning. (Thanks K.Wilson)
St Ives – **SNOWY OWL** still SE of Zennor at Sperris Quoit this morning. Please view from a SENSIBLE distance.
Stithians – GREAT GREY SHRIKE still behind stubble field between Golden Lion cutoff and Dam Car Park. Park at Dam car park and walk west to view.
Helston – RING-BILLED GULL (2x1w) still at Helston Boating Lake.
Wadebridge – Whooper Swan (ad) still at Amble Marshes. Also Water Pipit, Hen Harrier (male), Merlin (2) and Jack Snipe.
Falmouth – Firecrest and Med Gull still at Swanpool
Gwithian – Water Pipit on east side of island in main pool this morning. Also Scaup (3) and Shoveler (3).
Marazion – Swallow, Kingfisher, Water pipit, Teal (110) and Shoveler (6)Â on marsh. AlsoÂ Goldeneye (2) on sea and Scandinavian Rock Pipit on beach (Thanks D.Flumm)
Hannafore – Water Pipit (1) and Common Sandpiper today (Thanks A.Dawson)
Mount Hawke – Firecrest in private garden at Mount Hawke today (Thanks P.Roberts)