Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Praa Sands – RED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER east of Praa Sands at Trewavas Farm late morning and showing well. Take Trewavas Lane south off crossroads on A394 to farm then take footpath through farm to ‘bridleway’ sign and view large sycamore on south side of road before bend SW.586.283
Rame – RED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER at Rame Head this morning (Thanks D.Clegg et al)
Lands End – MARSH WARBLER reported again in braken along track east of southern end of car park. Also Reed Warbler (3) and Lesser Whitethroat
Nanquidno – possible MARSH WARBLER still on north side of ditch running through valley from mill house. Showing well intermitantly. Also Chough (2) over this morning and Spotted Flycatcher (3+).
Cot Valley – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER in sycamores along track to Youth Hostel.
Nanjizal – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER trapped and ringed this afternoon. (Thanks K.Wilson)
St Levan – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER at church in sycamores along track to Grey Gables. Also ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) near church tho mobile.
Porthcurno – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER 50yrds south of car park in bushes on left side of valley.
Rame – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLERÂ in trees nearÂ Rame church tho elusive. Also Hobby reported.
St Agnes – YELLOW-BROWED WARBLER still in Methodist Chapel Garden with tit flock.
St Ives – HONEY BUZZARD flew East at Clodgy point St Ives this morning. GOSHAWK South West over St Ives approximately midday. Also Turtle dove in Burthallan lane and Med gull (5)Â on Porthmeor beach. (Thanks R.James)
Porthgwarra – WRYNECK in 60ft cover this morning tho elusive. Also Firecrest (2), Pied Flycatcher, Common Crossbill and Chough (2).
Pendeen – WRYNECK by coastguard cottages this afternoon. Also Pied Flycatcher.
The Lizard – ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) still at Lizard Village this morning. Also Chough (4).
Truro – Black-tailed Godwit (20), Dunlin (20), Spotted Redshank (1) and Grey Plover (4) at Tresemple Pool, Tresillian. (Thanks M.Jones)
Wadebridge – Fieldfare in Coronation Park this morning.