Newquay – Cattle Egret (6) by Gannel Estuary again on south side at Penpol Creek this evening
St Erth – Cattle Egret (3) flew north east from Tredrea Lane at 0930hrs
Fowey Estuary – Cattle Egret (11+) at Fowey Estuary today. Also Osprey this morning (Thanks B.Borter)
Marazion – Siberian Chiffchaff at RSPB Marazion Marsh. Also Velvet Scoter offshore
Falmouth – Iceland Gull (1cy) at Swanpool on rocks on west side. Also Yellow-browed Warbler at University on Exeter Campus, Penryn. Also Cetti’s Warbler still at Swanpool and Yellow-browed Warbler in gardens on west side (D.Chaney)
Hayle – Iceland Gull and Spoonbill again on estuary
Gwithian – Iceland Gull (imm) flew over St Gothian Sands NR this morning (Thanks L.Rowe)
Mevagissey – Glaucous Gull (2w) on rocks by beach at Portholland
St Ives – Ring Ouzel at Buttermilk Hill. Also Short-eared Owl in off the sea and Merlin in area (Thanks V.Stratton)
Polgigga – Black Redstart at midday
No sign of Lesser Scaup at Dozmary Pool
Newquay – Cattle Egret (6) again in roost on Gannel Estuary in Penpol Creek
Marazion – Iceland Gull (2 juvs) at Red River mouth this morning (Thanks J. Eaton)
Polgigga – Iceland Gull in fields at Polgigga (Thanks M.Wallace)
Falmouth – Iceland Gull at Meanporth this afternoon (Thanks G.Wills). Cetti’s Warbler again at Swanpool this morning and showing well on occasion (Thanks J.Irvine and D.Chaney)
Hayle – Spoonbill (2) still on Ryan’s Field this morning (Thanks B.Dallas) Also Iceland Gull and Kittiwake on estuary this afternoon. (Not Bonaparte’s Gull as first reported)
Lanreath – Garganey at Lethytep
Sennen – White Wagtail at Sennen Village
Newquay – Cattle Egret (6) at Gannel Estuary this evening.
Hayle – Iceland Gull (2 juvs) again from the causeway. Also Spoonbill and Yellow-legged Gull (2w) still. (Thanks B.Dallas and A.Langdon)
Par – Caspian Gull and Yellow legged Gull (1w) on buildings by Spit Beach beach. European White-fronted Goose feeding on factory roof near Spit Beach. (cbwps)
Mevagissey – Glaucous Gull (2w) at Portholland on rocks
Bissoe – Osprey in tree between Bissoe and Cross Lanes. (cbwps)
Amalveor – Hen Harrier (2. male + ringtail) this evening (cbwps)
Falmouth – Black-throated Diver (2) off Rosemullion Head
The Lizard – Black Redstart (male) at Old Lizard Head
Men-An-Tol – Hen Harrier (ringtail) at 1810hrs
Falmouth – Sand Martin (25) and a Swallow at College Reservoir.
Todays bird sighting highlights from Cornwall include:
Helston – Bonaparte’s Gull still at Helston Boating lake this morning. Cattle Egret (16) on south side of Loe Pool.
St Clement – Cattle Egret (10+) distantly in field with cattle at Menadews Farm at 1330 (Thanks T. O’Leary)
Newquay – Cattle Egret by airfield at St Mawgan. Iceland Gull (3cy) and Yellow-legged Gull on Gannel Estuary
Gorran Haven – Hoopoe again this morning at Boswinger (Thanks R.Castillo-Nicholls)
Hoopoe, Boswinger – (Rowena Castillo-Nicholls)
Hayle – Iceland Gull (juv) on estuary from B3301 causeway. Also two £cy Yellow-legged Gulls (Thanks C.Urquhart)
Coverack – Iceland Gull at Coverack at 1130hrs
Gwithian – Iceland Gull (2w) at St Gothian Sands NR (cbwps)
Mullion – Iceland Gull (2) on sea between harbour and island (cbwps)
Falmouth – Yellow-browed Warbler (2) still at Swanvale (Thanks B.Porter)
Camborne – Yellow-browed Warbler still at Tehidy CP by café.
Marazion – Pomarine Skua again offshore this morning
Ruan Lanihorne – Dipper at Set Bridge this morning (Thanks R.Andrew)
Bodmin Moor – Lesser Scaup again at Dozmary Pool
St Clement – Cattle Egret (12) in field by road at Menadews Farm
Newquay – Cattle Egret (7) at Gannel Estuary this morning viewed from car park
Helford – Cattle Egret (15) in Trees at Frenchman’s Creek, Helford River late morning
Coverack – Glaucous Gull (juv) again at Coverack harbour at midday. Also Iceland Gull present (T.Phelps)
Hayle – Iceland Gull at Hayle estuary again this morning. Spoonbill at Copperhouse Creek
Mounts Bay – Pomarine Skua (2) viewed from Jubilee pool this morning. No sign of adult Pacific Diver
Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel again in Boat Cove today
Saltash – American Wigeon again at Kingsmill Lake. Also Spotted Redshank, (Thanks C.Buckland)
St Erth – Cattle Egret in field off Trenoweth Lane showing well this afternoon.
Devoran – Cattle Egret (3) and Little Egret (21) in roost this evening. (CBWPS)
Bude – Great White Egret at Bude Marshes at 1420hrs then flew east.
Helston – Iceland Gull on Loe Pool this morning (Thanks S.Rogers). Also one at Sewage woks.
Carnon Downs – Yellow-browed Warbler (2) and Firecrest trapped and ringed at Carnon Downs Sewage works. (West Cornwall Ringing Group)
Hayle – Spoonbill still on Hayle Estuary at midday. Also 2w Yellow-legged Gull, Common Gull (3), Avocet, Water Pipit, Gadwall (drk) and Goosander (7) (Thanks M.Halliday, B.Dallas et al)
Lanner – Yellow-browed Warbler, Firecrest and Siberian Chiffchaff (5) at Gwennap Sewage works (West Cornwall Ringing Group)
Mousehole – No sign again today of the Eastern Black Redstart. Female/1w male Black Redstart present though.