Tuesday 8th January 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:

Drift/Sancreed *CATTLE EGRET* still in fields at Treganhoe Farm.

Wadebridge – *CATTLE EGRET* (3) four miles SW of Wadebridge at St Breock Downs South of A39 at Hay Farm this afternoon. View from minor road to St Breock.

Stithians ReservoirBittern in flight briefly at southern cutoff at 08.30hrs and again at 16.00hrs. Plus Merlin this Morning(thanks H.Cook)

Hayle EstuaryGREEN-WINGED TEAL still in main channel plus Avocet and Med Gull (ad and 2w)

Newlyn Black-necked Grebe (2) still in harbour off lifeboat station, plus GN Diver (2).


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