Thursday 28th July 2016

Tresillian: 3 Common Sandpiper, 5 Greenshank, 2 Whimbrel, 60 Redshank and 1 Kingfisher. (R Veal)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 juv Black Tern plus 1m Pochard, 1 Coot and 3 Dunlin. (MJ Spicer) Also 6 Linnet. Juveniles included 3 Tufted Duck, 8 Moorhen, 6+ Shelduck, 2 Little Grebe, 7 Pied Wagtail and 4 Mute Swan. (R Veal)

MSpicer_BlkTern_280716Black Tern, Mike Spicer

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 1 sum plum Black-tailed Godwit and¬†1 Whimbrel. Ryan’s Field: 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Whimbrel. Lelant Saltings: 8 Dunlin, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull and 4 juv Oystercatcher. (R Veal)

Lamorna, Tater-du, seawatch 6.00am Р10.30am: 1 Great Shearwater  (7.36am), 5 Sooty Shearwater, 8 Balearic Shearwater, 79 Storm Petrel, 7 Puffin, 6 Guillemot, 1 Common Scoter, 3 Mediterranean Gull and 17 Kittiwake. (M McKee)

Porthgwarra: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater and 9 European Storm-petrel past. (L Proctor)

Restronguet Creek: 1 Dalmatian Pelican still.

St John’s Lake: 1 sum plum Curlew Sandpiper again.

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel in Boat Cove again.

St Ives: 3 Grey Seal in harbour. (K Bowers)

KBowers_Seal3_280716Grey Seal, Kevin Bowers

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