Wednesday 10th August 2016

Porthleven to Loe Pool coastpath: 2 Chough. (S Russell)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 1 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Sandwich Tern (1 adult, 1 juv). (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_SandTern_100816Sandwich Tern, John St Ledger

Drift Reservoir: 4 Ringed Plover, 1 adult Great Crested Grebe feeding young, 1 Moorhen and two chicks. (A James)

AJames_RPlover_100816Ringed Plover, Alan James AJames_GCGrebe_100816Great Crested Grebe, Alan James AJames_Moorhen_100816Moorhen, Alan James

Bude: 1 juvenile Fulmar, c50 Canada Goose over, 1 Little Egret, 2 Mute Swan with 3 cygnets, 30+ Black-headed Gull, 1 Pied Wagtail, 6 Lesser Black-backed Gull and 4 Meadow Pipit (H Wilkins)

The Rumps and Pentire Point: 5 Fulmar, c.100 Manx Shearwater, 40 Gannet, 12 Cormorant, 8 Shag, 3 Buzzard, 10 Kestrel, 2 Oystercatcher, 30 Black-headed Gull, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 4 Herring Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern, 5 Wood Pigeon, 3 Skylark, 30 Swallow, 5 Rock Pipit, 4 Wheatear, 4 Stonechat, 1 Blackbird, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Magpie, 5 Jackdaw, 6 Rook, 4 Carrion Crow, 35 Starling, 45 House Sparrow, 12 Goldfinch, c.100 Linnet. Also 1 Sunfish, 5 Bottlenose Dolphin, 1 Grey Seal, 5 Rabbit. 5 Large White Butterfly, 3 Painted Lady, 4 Gatekeeper, 15 Meadow Brown, 5 Small Copper, 12 Common Blue, 1 Six-spot Burnet, 1 Silver-Y Moth and 1 Ruby-tail Wasp. (M Scawen)

Sennen Cove: 1 Common Sandpiper on Harbour beach this morning.

Cape Cornwall: 2 Great Shearwater past. (N Wheatley)

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove

Millbrook: 2 Egyptian Goose. (D Julian)

Hayle Estuary, Copperhouse Creek: 11 Swift over. (M Bishop)

Pendeen: 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Arctic Skua and 1 Ocean Sunfish. (M Bishop)

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