Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Hayle Estuary – Green-winged Teal (drk) still and Med Gull (2ads and 2w) on estuary.
Marazion – PACIFIC DIVER reported again today in Mounts Bay tho distant. Marsh Harrier (male) still at Marazion Marsh, plus Med Gull (ad) on beach and RT Diver in bay.
The Lizard – Whooper Swan still at Croft Pascoe Pool. *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still at Cross Lanes in cattle field opposite Skewes Farm.
Cattle Egrets, Cross Lanes (photos:B.McGeough)
St Buryan – *CATTLE EGRET* still in horse field north of B3283 opposite Higher Trevorian
Sennen – Med Gull (2x2w) in cove this morning
Padstow – Med Gull (4ads, 2x2w and 2x1w) on Camel Estuary this evening. Short-eared Owl flew south at 14.00hrs.
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still in cattle field north of Tresvennack Farm access road
Helston – Long-tailed Duck (fem/1w)Â still on the Loe Pool
Crowdy Reservoir – Hen Harrier (ringtail) at 11.15hrs
Looe/Hannafore – Eider (fem and 1w male) and Slav Grebe offshore today (thanks M.Beer)
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