Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Penzance – *CATTLE EGRET* (9) still in fields at Boscreege Farm near Newmill. Purple Sandpiper (36+) on beach by jubilee pool.
Bude – *CATTLE EGRET* at Maer Lake early morning
Sennen – Iceland Gull (2w) in Cove and Purple Sandpiper (3)
Lands End – Icterine Warbler still in willows south of car park, tho elusive, also Turtle Dove (3)
Record shots of Icterine Warbler at Lands End (Photos:R.Menari)
Newquay – Golden Oriole West Pentire at Porth Joke, flew to top of valley at 08.30hrs.
Nanquidno – Redstart (fem) just east of Nanquidno Farm this morning, also White Wagtail.
Marazion – Arctic Tern (2) and GN Diver (2) offshore this morning.
Rame Head – Whitethroat (4), Linnet (2), Yellowhammer (4), Stonechat (1), Chiffchaff (1) and Fallow Deer (4) this morning. (Thanks J.Batey)
Wadebridge – *CATTLE EGRET* at Walmsley Sanctuary at 17.00hrs. Whimbrel (132+) at Dinham Flats this evening.
Newlyn – Iceland Gull still in harbour this afternoon