Monday 7th January 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Drift/Sancreed*CATTLE EGRET* (8) still in area of Treganhoe Farm

Stithians Reservoir Bittern still on southern Cutoff from road and showing well occasionally.

Tehidy CPYellow-browed Warbler still early afternoon. Follow path on left as you go through gate posts from car park, past first pond and bird shows and calls in trees around clear felled area on right of footpath. Plus Firecrest (2) and Wigeon on main lake.

Cot Valley*HUMES WARBLER* reported briefly at 13.00hrs at top end near Daisy Cottage.

PendeenGreat Skua past Pendeen Watch today

NewlynBlack-necked Grebe still in harbour this Morning plus GN Diver.

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (15) off Jubilee Pool today

Hayle EstuaryGREEN-WINGED TEAL still in main channel plus Avocet, Greenshank and Med Gull (ad and 2w)

FalmouthFirecrest behind Swanpool at top end of lane near red bins

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