Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Cot Valley – **HUME’S LEAF WARBLER** still at top end of valley near Daisy Cottage
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (18) in fields at Treganhoe Farm, viewed from north of Sancreed Church.
Newquay – *CATTLE EGRET* in fields at Crantock at TrevellaÂ Campsite at 11.30hrsÂ
Helston – *CATTLE EGRET* (9) in cattle fieldsÂ NW ofÂ Penventon Farm this afternoon
Helston – RING-BILLED GULL (1st cal) briefly on boating Lake then flew towards Loe Pool at midday (thanks J.H.Johns)
RB Gull, Helston Boating Lake (photo:J.H.Johns)
St Ives – GLAUCOUS GULL (juv)again in harbour at 15.50hrs
Penzance – ICELAND GULL (2w) on Tolcarne Beach at 13.20hrs (thanks D.Jenkins)
Stithians Reservoir – Bittern again today at Southern Cutoff, showing well near roadside (thanks S.Taylor)
Newlyn – BN Grebe still in harbour. Also GN Diver (2) still. Plus Black Redstart in Sandy Cove (thanks D. Jenkins) Also ICELAND GULL (2) in afternoon.
Carbis Bay – RT DiverÂ (1),Â GN Diver (2)Â and Eider this afternoon (thanks D.Jenkins)
Gwithian – Little Gull (1w) again at St Gothian Sands NR this afternoon. Also Purple Sandpiper.
College Reservoir – Goldeneye (1), Snipe (2), Firecrest (2) and Marsh Tit (2)Â today (thanks H.Cook)
Hayle Estuary – Avocet still and Med Gull (6ads and 2w)
Marazion – probable Siberian Chiffchaff at Marazion Marsh RSPB