Thursday 23rd July 2015

Late news 22/7 Kenidjack: 6 Chough flew from Carn Gloose. (P Fraser)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Common Sandpiper and eclipse drake Mandarin. (P & H Taylor)

Pendeen: 7 Chough, 2 Raven, 1 Buzzard, 2 Meadow Pipits. This morning Manx Shearwaters passing the Watch at a rate of 80 per minute. Also Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary & Golden Ringed Dragonfly. (A Hartley)

Penzance: 400 Manx Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 15+ Med. Gull, 25+Common Dolphin 6 Risso’s Dolphin 8+ Harbour Porpoise and 2 Sunfish from Mermaid II. (M Elliott)

Hayle Estuary: 1 1s Ring-billed Gull from causeway.

Scillonian III Crossing: 1 Great Shearwater and 2 Cory’s Shearwater at 18:30.

MJS & DKP