Todays Birding highlights in Cornwall include:
Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (10+) still in fields north of Drift Reservoir
Perranworthal – *WHITE STORK*Â on water meadows by the Norway Inn at Perranarworthal at 17.00hrs (Thanks L.Spear)
The Lizard – PURPLE HERON again at Windmill Farm NR this morning. Also Hoopoe and Garganey at Ruan Pool (thanks D.Williams and T.Parrell))
Stithians – RING-NECKED DUCK (fem) still at south end
St Just – Hoopoe at Cape Cornwall golf course this morning
Penzance – Black Tern off Tolcarne Beach this evening. Also Arctic Tern (10), Sandwich Tern (15+) and Little Gull (ad).
Gwithian – Little Ringed Plover (2) at St Gothian Sands NR. One then taken by Merlin. Â Also Swift nearby at Hell’s Mouth