Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
The Lizard – *CATTLE EGRET* at Goonhilly Downs, flew west towards Mullion Holiday camp at 14.10hrs.
Sennen – probable SURF SCOTER flew northÂ past cove at 14.35hrs towards The Brisons. Plus Pom Skua (2) and Bonxie (6)
Porthpean – Little Auk (1), GN Diver (3), BT Diver (4) in St Austell Bay
Marazion – No sign of Penduline Tit by 13.00hrs but YB Warbler, Great Spotted Wodpecker (3) and Green Sandpiper over. Bittern seen in flight briefly
Hayle Estuary – Red-breasted Merganser (3) in Carnsew Basin at 11.00hrs plus Med Gull (ad) and Med Gull (ad) at Copperhouse Creek.
Lands End – No sign of American Buff-bellied Pipit at Treviley Farm by 10.45hrs but Lapland Bunting.
Porthgwarra – Little Auk and Bonxie past this morning.
Tressillian – Avocet (2) along River at 13.30hrs. (thanks J&F Rice)
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