Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
St Ives – **SNOWY OWL**Â 3mls WSW of St Ives and south of B3306 at Sperris Croft on moor 400yrds west of ruined cottage at 1535hrs (Thanks R.Menari)
Zennor – Short-eared Owl (2) SSE of Zennor late afternoonÂ
Sancreed -Â Med Gull (2 ads) this morning (Thanks D.Flumm)
Marazion –Â Firecrest at Prussia Cove. Merlin at Marazion Marsh RSPB today (Thanks D.Flumm) Also Water Pipit (2) (Thanks D.Jenkins) Bittern seen again briefly on marsh.
Truro – Avocet on river at Tresillian (Thanks M.Jones) Also Wood Duck (male) on Tresemple Pool. Velvet Scoter (2) again off Feock and BN Grebe (10+)
Penzance – Swallow (2) still at Heliport this afternoon.
The Lizard – Black-necked Grebe off Helford today (Thanks A.Pay)
Helston – Yellow-browed Warbler at Sewage Works and Firecrest at Lower Nansloe (Thanks A.Pay)