Thursday 15 August 2013

Late news 14/08, Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 1 Garganey

Devoran: 7 Greenshank, 103 Redshank,138 curlew, 20 Dunlin, 20 Oystercatcher, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Whimbrel and 1 Common Gull. (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Common Sandpiper and 1 Kingfisher (D Eva)

Sennen Cove: 12 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Basking Sharks, also 2 Basking Sharks off Lands End (D Flumm)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 8 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 8 Moorhen, 6 Grey Heron, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Dunlin, 21 Curlew over, c20 Swallow, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 juv Stonechat and 2 Chiffchaff plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

Porthgwarra: 3 Great Shearwater, 2 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 large shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 19 Balearic Shearwater, c40 Storm Petrel, 2 Great Skua, 13 Common Scoter and 1 Common Tern between 08:00 & 17:00. (M Ahmad, M Elliott et al.)

Devoran: 7 Greenshank, 103 Redshank,138 curlew, 20 Dunlin, 20 Oystercatcher, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Whimbrel and 1 Common Gull. (D Eva)

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