Saturday 26th April 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Lands End – *BEE-EATER*(3) flew south over complex at 11.15hrs also WOODCHAT SHRIKE (fem) in bushes along cycle track near dump and Cuckoo.

Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (7) in fields at Treganhoe Farm this morning

Penzance – *CATTLE EGRET* (14) this morning still east of Newmill in field south of track to Roscreege Farm.

ZennorMONTAGU’S HARRIER flew west past Wicca Pool this morning (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

HayleRING-BILLED GULL (1s) again this morning on estuary at high tide from Old Quay House car park. Also Wood Sandpiper reported this morning from causeway bridge.


RB Gull at Hayle (Photo:M.Halliday)

Sancreed GOLDEN ORIOLE at Sancreed Beacon briefly at 15.15hrs before flying west to trees at Grumbla.

PorthgwarraTurtle Dove at Roskestal Farm this morning

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