Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Pendeen – *GREENISH WARBLER* along road to Pendeen Watch in sycamores at Calartha Farm, tho elusive
Polgigga – BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER still in fields along footpath between Ardensawah and higher Bosistow Farm (Thanks S.Cox)
Nanjizal – PURPLE HERON over valley this morning. Also RED-BREASTED FLYCATCHER in Valley.
Porthgwarra – WRYNECK north of Porthgwarra and south of Roskestal Farm along road near Sallow clump. Also MELODIOUS WARBLER still in 60ft Cover.
St Levan – ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (juv) by church early afternoon.
Lands End – MARSH WARBLER reported again in bracked south of car park this afternoon. Also WRYNECK in dump north of boarded up white house.
Hayle Estuary – Pink-footed Goose, Ruff (4), Greenshank (2), Dunlin (c10), Kittiwake (juv), Knot (12), Bar-tailed Godwit (10) and Green Sandpiper (ad 1) at 0700hrs. (P.Freestone and M.Halliday) Also Garganey (eclipse drk) at 1800hrs.
Porthcurno – MELODIOUS WARBLER south of toilet block on east side in bracken this evening.
Wadebridge – TEMMINCK’S STINT again at Upper Treraven Meadow this afternoon on pools near gate, also Ruff (12) and Greenshank (3) . PECTORAL SANDPIPER still at Walmsley Sanctuary and Curlew Sandpiper (8)
Marazion – Pale-bellied Brent Goose (31) and Arctic Tern in Mounts Bay this morning. Also Little Stint (4) on beach between Long Rock and Penzance.
Sennen – Pied Flycatcher at Brew Pool this morning.