Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
College Reservoir – Med Gull (ad), Kingfisher (1), Marsh Tit (2) (thanks H.Cook)
The Lizard – Whooper Swan at Goonhilly Downs on Croft Pascoe Pool late morning
Lamorna – Firecrest (2) in cove this morning
Marazion – Possible PACIFIC DIVER again in Mounts Bay off Station Inn car park and BT and GN Divers. Plus Med Gull on Marazion Beach and Firecrest again on Marsh. No sign after 15.00hrs of Pacific Diver, but Bittern in flight again over marsh.
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still at Tresvanneck Farm, SE of Drift along Chyenal Road at 11.30hrs.
Sancreed – Hen Harrier (male)Â from Sancreed Beacon at 11.05hrs. *CATTLE EGRET* in field near Church at 09.50hrs.
Hayle Estuary – Green-winged Teal (drk) still in main channel from causeway, plus Greenshank
St Gothian Sands NR – Water Pipit reported again on pools on west side of reserve
Penzance – Purple Sandpiper (12) below harbour wall this afternoon, plus Black Redstart.
Stithians Reservoir – Med Gull (2w) from southern Causeway
St Buryan – *CATTLE EGRET* still by B3283 in horse field opposite Higher Trevorian this morning
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