Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Torpoint – WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER again off Chapeldown Road with Dunlin.
Helston – RING-BILLED GULL still at boating lake this afternoon. Also probable ‘Siberian’ Chiffchaff at sewage works. ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD along A394 by Porthleven junction early afternoon then flew north.
Penzance – Swallow (3) at Penzance railway station. Also Purple Sandpiper (20) on rocks at Jubilee Pool
Wadebridge – Water Pipit (4) at Treraven Meadow NR today. Hen Harrier and Jack Snipe at Walmsley Sanctuary.
Marazion – Water Pipit on beach again. Also PB Brent Goose (9) and Black Redstart at Little London
St Ives – Black Redstart on roof of cinema this morning.
Bodmin Moor – Pink-footed Goose (2), Barnacle Goose (3) andÂ Pochard (2) at Siblyback Reservoir today (Thanks J.Batey)
Newquay – Firecrest with tit flock at Porth Joke this morning (Thanks C.Yates)