Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Helston – *LESSER SCAUP* (fem) still at north end of Loe Pool. Also Long-tailed Duck and Scaup (2 fem). RING-BILLED GULL (1w) still at boating lake today and Firecrest at sewage works.
Hayle Estuary – Goosander (fem) still from causeway bridge at midday. Also Med Gull (4+).
The Lizard – Mealy Redpoll at Windmill Farm NR by airfield gate at 13.00hrs. Also Short-eared Owl by windmill.
Bodmin – Pink-footed Goose (2) at Siblyback Reservoir again this morning. (Thanks A.Dawson)
Ludgvan – Woodlark (2) flew over this afternoon.
Wadebridge – Water Pipit (4) at Treraven Meadows.
Marazion – Water Pipit still on beach. Also Swallow and Black Redstart.
Penzance – PB Brent Goose (9) off Eastern Green Beach and Purple Sandpiper (12) on rocks at Jubilee Pool.