Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
AÂ morning of extreme N/NW winds occasionally reaching gale force, with regular heavy showers
Crows-an-Wra – *CATTLE EGRET* (6) reported SSW of Crows-an-Wra at Rospannel.
Antony – BT Diver offshore at Whacker Quay (thanks B.Taggart)
Rame Head – Woodcock flushed from beside coast path east of Rame Head (thanks B.Taggart)
Drift/Sancreed – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) again in field off entrance to Treganhoe Farm this morning. Med Gull (2w) at Drift Reservoir.
Carbis Bay – Little Auk (1) still at east end of beach plus BT Diver.
St Ives Island – seawatching from the island today so far has produced Iceland Gull (juv) flew east, Purple Sandpiper (6), Little Gull (ad), Pom Skua (1), Balearic Sh’water (1), Great Skua (1)
Pendeen – Balearic Sh’water (2), Manx Sh’water (1), Great Skua (3) past Pendeen Watch this morning.
Hayle Estuary – GW Teal (drk) still and Med Gull (ad and 2w)