Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Helston – *LESSER SCAUP* again on the boating lake this morning. Also possible Ehrenberg’s Redstart (form samamisicus) south of boating lake 100yrds south of car park in small copse just beyond small pool.
Porthgwarra – RICHARD’S PIPIT on moor at Gwennap Head, tho mobile.
St Austell – Dartford Warbler at Gorran Haven this morning. AlsoÂ Black-throated Diver (4) offshore. (Thanks D.Payne)
Boscastle – Goosander (fem) on River Valency next to the car park in Boscastle. (Thanks T.Simon)
Zennor – Hen harrier (fem) and Firecrest at Foage valley today (Thanks R.James) Also Hen Harrier (2) and Short-eared Owl at Trewey Common this afternoon.
Marazion – Brent Goose (5+) still in Mounts Bay this morning. Also Water Pipit and Black Redstart on beach. Firecrest at Marazion Marsh.
Canonstown – Woodlark (10) still in stubble field south of A30 at Canonstown.
Looe – Water Pipit at Hannafore Point late afternoon.