Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
No further news on possible Northern Waterthrush at Mevagissey
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) again in cattle field along Chyenal Road.
Penzance – PACIFIC DIVER (ad) still off Marazion in Mounts Bay this afternoon tho elusive. Plus Water Pipit and Jack Snipe at Marazion Marsh.
Falmouth – Med Gull (ad and 2w) along Penryn River this morning.
Hayle Estuary – GW Teal (drk) still on main channel plus Med Gull (ad and 2w)
St Clement – Avocet (4) on river from car park today
The Lizard – *CATTLE EGRET* by A3083 at Cross Lanes NW of Wheal Inn mid afternon. Whooper Swan still on Croft Pascoe Pool at 13.10hrs.
Whooper Swan, Croft Pascoe Pools (photos:B.Mcgeough)
Helston – Long-tailed Duck still on the Loe Pool plus Goosander (2)
Stithians Reservoir – Med Gull (2w), Mandarin Duck (fem) and Common Sandpiper (1)
St Gothian Sands NR – Little Gull (2w) still on main pool, plus Water Pipit still.
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