Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Laddock – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) inÂ sloping cow pasture on the right hand side on Laddock to New Mills road, just after the Nankilly turn. (Thanks S.Wilcock)
Penzance – *CATTLE EGRET* (16) at Chysauster east of Newmill in field south of track to Boscreege Farm SW.470.340. Cuckoo at Sandy Cove briefly. Arctic Tern, Common Tern (2) and Common Scoter (2) offshore at Newlyn.
Camelford – *WHITE STORK* at Week St Mary then flew west early afternoon (for 2nd day)
Charlestown – probable *PALLAS’S WARBLER* on coast path by the coastguard station opposite Porth Avalon Hotel (thanks D.Hastilow)
West Pentire – Montagu’s Harrier flew west over Porth Joke at 08.30hrs. Also Ring ouzel.
Helston – Purple Heron along A394 between Breage and Ashton this evening.
The Lizard – Hoopoe still at Windmill Farm NR today. Also Garganey and Ruff stillÂ (Thanks B.Hawker)
Gwithian – Birds at St Gothian Sands today include: Whimbrel (4+), Dunlin (6), House Martin (1), Wheatear (2), Dunlin (6), Common Sandpiper (1), Willow Warbler (2), Reed Warbler (2 in ditch at eastern edge) and White WagtailÂ (Thanks T.Twiggs, D.Jenkins et al)
Trebullett, East Cornwall -Â Ring Ouzel (Male), Mistle Thrush (4)Â and Blackcap in meadow Nr Trebullett, East Cornwall (Thanks D.Thomas)
Marazion – Black Tern (2) and Little Gull (10+) this morning. Also Whimbrel (30) on beach.
Treen – Hoopoe at Trendennen Farm this evening
Lands End – Redstart and Grasshopper Warbler between Lands end and Sennen. Iceland Gull off Lifeboat Station at Sennen. Hoopoe again at Brew Pool.
Kenidjack – Pied Flycatcher, Redstart and Garden Warbler in valley today
Crowlas – Ring Ouzel at Castle Gate Quarry at Roger’s Tower