Friday 28th August 2015

Porthgwarra: 1 Red-billed Tropicbird past 08:00 – 08:05. (G Wyatt) 1 Wryneck by Rosevale Cottage. Also Humpback Whale reported.

RSPB Scillonian Wildlife Cruise: 4 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Grey Phalarope, 5 Storm Petrel and 4 Manx Shearwater between Penzance and Wolf Rock. 4 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 5 Storm Petrel, 1 possible Wilson’s Petrel and 8 Arctic Terns between Wolf Rock and Penzance. (M Elliott)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 sum plum Grey Plover. (T McGowan)

Cadgwith: 1 Sunfish. (R Carter)

Rosudegeon: 1 Sparrowhawk attacking House Sparrow on feeder. (A James – photos)

sparrowhawk 2 sparrowhawk 1
sparrowhawk 3 sparrowhawk 4

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper and 1 Mandarin. (BR Field)

Crowdy Reservoir: 3 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Common  Sandpiper. (B Craven)

Helford: 1 Osprey at Tremayne Quay.

MJS & DKP