Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Lands End – Buff-breasted Sandpiper reported flying over A30 at 10.40hrs. Plus Ring Ouzel.
Camelford – Buff-breasted Sandpiper still at Davidstow Airfield tho mobile and no sign by 16.10hrs.
Hayle Estuary – Great White Egret reported at Ryan’s Field at 09.00hrs. No further details.
St Gothians Sands NR – Pec Sandpiper still around main Pool, elusive in long grass on SW end of island at 17.00hrs. Little Stint (3), Golden Plover (1), Wheatear (4+), Peregrine (1)
Pectoral Sandpiper at St Gothian Sands NR (Photos:J.H.Johns)
Porthgwarra – escaped Demoiselle Crane north late afternoon tho mobile (thanks K.Wilson) and Lapland Bunting over.
Marazion – Spotted Crake still showing well at 16.20hrs.
Nanjizal – Dotterel on south side of valley tho mobile and Lapland Bunting in the area. Yellow-browed Warbler along Bosistow lane 100yrds east of cottages by large boulder. Wryneck along track between higher Bosistow Farm and Nanjizal Bay.
Bird News courtesy of Rare Bird Alert unless otherwise stated