Sunday 11 August 2013

Late news yesterday, Mermaid II pelagic: 1 Blue Fulmar (P Semmens photo)

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Marazion Beach: 82 Ringed Plover,12 Dunlin, 5 Sanderling, 5 Common Scoter and 1 Mediterranean Gull. (I Webster)

Devoran, River Kennall: 1 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Black-tailed Godwit (summer plumage), 6 Ringed Plover, 5 Little Egret and 1 Greenshank (J St Ledger photo)

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Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 9 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 9 Moorhen, 5 Grey Heron, c15 Swallow, 2 Sand Martin and 1 Reed Bunting plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

St. Ives, Carn Naun Point: 1 Shag showing characteristics of the desmarestii, (mediterranean) race again, plus 1 Hobby (R Phillips)

Porthgwarra: 50 Balearic Shearwater past this morning (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Cape Cornwall: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Common Scoter and 1 Basking Shark.  (C Jones)

Pendeen Watch: 1 Great Shearwater, 18 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Sooty Shearwater and  1 Pomarine Skua past  (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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