Tuesday 07 August 2012

Penzance: Eider off Chyandour at 06:55. (L Proctor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Grey Heron, 5 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 1 Little Egret, 1 Fulmar over, 7 Mallard plus 2 well grown duckling, 2 Moorhen plus 5 full grown young, pair Stonechat, 1 Reed Bunting and Reed Warblers. (D Parker)

Porthgwarra: 1 Great Shearwater at 08:32, 1 Cory’s Shearwater at 09:50, 9 Sooty Shearwater, 300 Manx Shearwater, 130 Fulmar, 7 Great Skua, 2 Pom Skua including an adult with full spoons, 2 Arctic Skua, 3 Storm Petrel, 2 Chough,4 Basking Shark, 5 Common Dolphin and an Ocean Sunfish between 07:00 & 15:00. (S Rogers) Also another Great Shearwater at 15:57.

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): 10 Greenshank (including Ythan Estuary colour ringed individual), 6 Redshank, 1 Lapwing, 2 Snipe, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin and at least 11 Sedge Warbler made up of mixed ages. (C Selway)

Clapper Marshes: 46 Swift and 1 Green Sandpiper in the evening. (D Julian)

St Ives: Balearic Shearwater past the Island.

Scillonian crossing: Great Shearwater at 18:15.