Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Hayle Estuary – Little Stint (juv), Curlew Sandpiper (3), Knot (3), Med Gull (ad and juv), Sandwich Tern (7), Dunlin (170), Ringed Plover (35), Bar-tailed Godwit (1), Whimbrel (1), Common Sandpiper (1), Peregrine (thanks S.Halliday)
Porthgwarra – Wryneck near dried up pool.
Stithians Reservior – Shoveller (2) (thanks S.Taylor)
Marazion -Â Honey Buzzard reported over the Marsh, Grasshopper Warbler and Spotted Crake also on marsh, Knot (2)Â on Beach.
Dunlin and Knot at Marazion Beach today (photos:S.Rogers)
Lands End – Merlin (1), Ortolan Bunting between Swingates and Trevilley Farm in stubble field. Ortolan Bunting (2), between Nanjizal and Trevilly Farm in 2nd large stubble field this evening.
Kingsmill Lake – No sign of adult Spoonbill today but Greenshank (22), Curlew Sandpiper (1), Knot (4), Kingfisher (see photo below), Peregrine. (thanks C.Buckland)
Kingfisher at Kingsmill lake today (photo:CBuckland)