Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Tehidy – **HUME’S LEAF WARBLER** still in scrub at back of cafe tho elusive
Crowdy Reservoir – **ARCTIC REDPOLL** reported near road in plantation on path to bird hide this afternoon and showing well.
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (14) in fields at Treganhoe Farm still. Also GLAUCOUS GULL (2w) still at Sancreed and ICELAND GULL (ad and 2w) on reservoir
Wadebridge – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still SW of Wadebidge at Hay. Also HOUSE MARTIN along River Camel (thanks H.Cook)
Looe – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still at Widegates (thanks C.Buckland)
Stithians – *CATTLE EGRET* still on Golden Lion cutoff. Also ICELAND GULL (juv) and RING-NECKED DUCK on reservoir and Bittern again on southern cutoff.
Polgigga – HOOPOE in gardens opposite duckpond then flew east towards Crean Bottom at 11.55hrs.
Newlyn – ICELAND GULL (juv) still in Harbour.
Trevose Head – LAPLAND BUNTING (5) still in crop by Coastguard cottages. Also Brambling (20) and Corn Bunting (15)
St Austell – SAND MARTIN (2) over fields west of Porthpean beach next to coast path at 16.00hrs (thanks N.Best)
Torpoint – Med Gull (4) and Brent Goose (9) (Thanks C.Buckland)