Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Helston – LT Duck (fem/1w) still at the Loe Pool this afternoon
Truro – Avocet (4), Greenshank (1) on river at St Clement
Millbrook Lake – Med Gull (6ads, 2x2w, 1w)
Marazion – PACIFIC DIVER again off Long Rock beach towards St Michaels Mount at 12.30hrs. Firecrest and Siberian Chiffchaff on east side of marsh, Red-necked Grebe in bay, Water Pipit at Long Rock outfall pipe, Marsh Harrier (male) and Swallow (2) flew west over marsh.
Falmouth – Med Gull (3ads) along Penryn River
The Lizard – Whooper Swan still at Croft Pascoe Pool, *CATTLE EGRET* Mullion, at Cross Lanes in cattle Field opposite Skewes Farm.
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (2) still in field north of Tresvennack Farm access road.
Hayle Estuary – GW Teal again in main channel from Causeway plus Med Gull (2ads and 2w)
Sancreed – *CATTLE EGRET* in cattle field east of church. From Playing fields follow footpath to stubble field then view right. SW.421.292.
St Gothian Sands NRÂ – Water Pipit still.
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