Todays birding highlights in cornwall includes:
Polgigga – BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER still in field between higher Bosistow and Ardensawah Farms this morning (Thanks M.Halliday)
Stithians – Curlew (14), Ruff (1), Little Gull, Green Sandpiper, Snipe, Buzzard (7), Little Egret, ‘Commic’ Tern and Marsh Tit. (Thanks S.Taylor)Â
Wadebridge – TEMMINCKS STINT still at 16.30hrs on Camel Estuary at Treraven Meadow. Park at Guineaport and then walk upstream under bridge for 50 yrds to view meadow on left
Lands End – WRYNECK along cycle track by Trinity Loop this morning. Also Lesser Whitethroat and Grey Wagtail (45)
Porthgwarra – MELODIOUS WARBLER (1 in 60ft Cover; 1 by coastguard cottages). Also WRYNECK (1 at Trevean Pool and 1 at Coastguard Cottages)
The Lizard – RED-BACKED SHRIKE at Goonhilly Downs on left side of road to Gwendreath by ford at 13.00hrs.
Hayle Estuary – (14.30pm to 18.30hrs) Little Stint (2), Curlew Sandpiper (14), Little Tern (15), Black Tern, Artic Tern, Common Tern (21), Sandwich Tern (27), knot (5), Whimbrel, Sanderling, Greenshank and Med Gull (2) (Thanks M.Halliday).
Gwithian – Little Stint (2) at St Gothian Sands NR this afternoon.
Camel Estuary – Little Egret (70), Oystercatcher (226), Ringed Plover (13), Knot, Snipe (2), Black-tailed Godwit (6), Bar-tailed Godwit (2), Whimbrel (1), Curlew (490), Redshank (105), Greenshank (3), Sandwich Tern (41) and Med Gull (51) (Thanks D.Julian)
Camborne – Yellow Wagtail and Siskin (several) over today (Thanks JH Johns)
Nanquidno – Redstart in valley today. Also Whinchat (6).
Sennen – Med Gull (15) and Yellow-legged Gull (1w) on Cowloe.
Marazion – Pale-bellied Brent Goose (26) in Mounts Bay this morning.