TodaysÂ Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Sancreed – *CATTLE EGRET* (3) in cattle field at Sellan Farm this morning. Iceland Gull (juv) over Drift Reservoir and PF Goose (2) still.(Thanks D.Flumm)
St Ives – **SNOWY OWL** again on moor south of Zennor at Sperris Quoit. (Thanks A.Nicholson)Â *CATTLE EGRET* (2) in cattle field at Halsetown at junction with Old Coach Road and B3311.
Newquay – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) at Gannel Estuary in Pines behind California Hotel at dusk.
Helston – RING-BILLED GULL (2) still on boating lake and showing well. Long-tailed Duck still on Loe Pool. Also Yellow-browed Warbler, Firecrest (3) and ‘Siberian’ Chiffchaff (3+) at sewage works.
Falmouth – ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD reportedly for 5th day (no further details)
Roseland – Sandwich Tern at St Just in Roseland at 11.00hrs (Thanks D.Lander)
Wadebridge – Bittern seen at Amble Marshes. Emerged briefly from marsh, flying a short distance before going down into marsh again. (Thanks R.Flage)
Hayle – Yellow-browed Warbler still in gardens at Saltings Reach, Lelant.
PenzanceÂ – BN Grebe still in Sandy Cove, Newlyn and Swallow at Heliport
StithiansÂ – Goosander (4) on reservoir this morning
The Lizard – Short-eared Owl at Windmill Farm NR (Thanks D.Wright)
Newquay – Crossbill (2 males) in private gardenÂ at FraddonÂ at 13.00hrs. (Thanks D.Thomas)