Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (13+) still in fields at Treganhoe Farm, also GLAUCOUS GULL (2w) andÂ ICELAND GULL (juv) in nearby fields.
Saltash – *CATTLE EGRET* (3) 2.5mls west of Saltash and SW of Trematon in fields at Trevollard Farm tho mobile and elusive. Also RICHARDS PIPIT still and probable eastern race Yellow Wagtail again.
Newlyn – ICELAND GULL (ad and 2 juvs) still in Harbour this morning. Also BN Grebe and GN Diver still
Adult Iceland Gull (and a Shag!) (Photos:M.Halliday)
Copperhouse Creek – GLAUCOUS GULL (2w) at east end this afternoon
Helston – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER at Lower Nansloe Farm in Willows from track at 09.00hrs. Also Firecrest and ‘Siberian’ Chiffchaff.
Stithians Reservoir – Bittern again from Southern cutoff today (thanks S.Taylor)
Crackington – House Martin reported at Crackington Havon along cliff path at midday.
Penzance – Firecrest at Penzance Heliport in bushes by car-park at 08.45hrs.
Cargreen – Avocet (23) on River Tamar today (thanks L.Fowler)
Hayle Estuary – Avocet still present and Med Gull (ad and 2w)