Wednesday 8th July 2015

Late news, 6/7, Mounts Bay, Rosemorran outfall: 2 juv Mediterranean Gull, 2 jun Black-headed Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern and first fledged Herring Gull. (M Elliott)

Cape Cornwall seawatch 08.10 – 10.40: 1 Great Shearwater past at 09.57, 5000+ Manx Shearwater and 2 Great Skua.  (N Wheatley and P Clarke)

Pentire and Rumps wildlife walk: 5 Fulmar, 45 Manx Shearwater, 12 Gannet, 15 Cormorant, 15 Shag, 5 Common Scoter, 7  Oystercatcher, 7 Great Black-backed Gull, 100+ Herring Gull, 12 Kittiwake, 10 Guillemot, 20 Razorbill, 9 Puffin, 12 Wood Pigeon, 10 Skylark, 90 Swallow, 12 Rock Pipit, 1 Pied Wagtail, 5 Stonechat, 3 Blackbird, 5 Whitethroat, 5 Magpie, 2 Jackdaw, 33 Rook, 5 Carrion Crow, 17 House Sparrow, 20 Goldfinch and 20 Linnet. (M Scawen)

St Erth: 1 Green Woodpecker on front doorstep. (MJ Spicer)

MSpicer_GWoodpecker_080715Green Woodpecker, Mike Spicer

Pendeen Watch: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 European Storm-petrel and 4 Great Skua past. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1 2cy Ring-billed Gull again. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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