Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Polgigga – BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER still in field along track between Higher Bosistow and Ardensawah Farms. Also TAWNY PIPIT nearby in bulb field.
Nanjizal – MELODIOUS WARBLER at bottom end of valley this morning. Also CORNCRAKE flew from valley.
Wadebridge – PECTORAL SANDPIPER at Walmsley Sanctuary at 16.30hrs. Also Curlew Sandpiper (6), Wood sandpiper and Marsh Harrier (juv)
Porthgwarra – MELODIOUS WARBLER still in 60ft Cover. Also Whinchat and Pied Flycatcher.
The Lizard – MELODIOUS WARBLER between A3083 and Cross Common in scrub triangle at 13.40hrs. WRYNECK at Church Cove and Pale-bellied Brent Goose (7) in cove at Coverack.
Truro – Spotted Redshank (1), Common Sandpiper (3), Bar-tailed Godwit (4) at Tresemple Pool, TresillianÂ today (Thanks M.Jones)
Wadebridge -Â PECTORAL SANDPIPER at Dinham Flats this eveining. Also,Â Ruff (6), Bar-tailed Godwit (13), Black-tailed Godwit (8), Little Egret (33),Â Greenshank (13), Common Sandpiper and Med Gull (2x 1w). (Thanks D.Julian)
Ruan Lanihorne – OSPREY in dead tree at confluence with rivers Fal and Ruan. Also LittleÂ Egret (21) and Green Sandpiper (Thanks D.Hall)
Marazion – Dotterel flew East at 08.45hrs. Also Curlew Sandpiper (3) on beach.
Lands End – MARSH WARBLER reported in bracked south of car park. Also WRYNECK and Short-eared Owl along cycle track.
Sennen – Yellow-legged Gull still on Cowloe and Med Gull (15)