TodaysÂ Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Sancreed – *CATTLE EGRET* (3) in cattle field at Sellan Farm this morning. AlsoÂ Iceland Gull (juv), Merlin, Golden plover (80) and Lapwing (100+). PF Goose (2) still and Shoveler (10) at Drift reservoir.(Thanks D.Flumm)
St Ives – **SNOWY OWL** again on moor south of Zennor at Sperris Quoit. *CATTLE EGRET* in cattle field at Halsetown east of B3311 at junction with Balnoon Pub. Little Gull in Carbis Bay (Thanks D.Eva)
Sennen – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) in field by Trevorian Pool. Also Iceland Gull (2 juvs)
Helston – RING-BILLED GULL (2) still on boating lake and showing well. Also YB Warbler, Firecrest (2) and Siberian Chiffchaff still at sewage Works and Long-tailed Duck on Loe Pool.
Feock – Velvet Scoter (2) still in Carrick Roads. Also BN Grebe (25)
Truro – Water Rail (2), Avocet (4), Little Grebe (24), Common Snipe (6), Spotted Redshank, Greenshank (14) and Bar-tailed Godwit (11) atÂ Tresillian Estuary/Tresemple Pool (Thanks S.Wilcock)
Gwithian – Firecrest in sallows at sewage works opposite St Gothian Sands NR (P.Freestone) Also Pintail (drk) and Shoveler (drk) on reserve. (Thanks A.George)
Marazion – Bittern again at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Water Pipit still on beach and Swallow past. Little Auk in Little London area at 12.15hrs. (Thanks B.Toms)
PenzanceÂ – BN Grebe still in Sandy Cove, Newlyn.