Friday 30th July 2021

Late news, 29/7, Pendeen: 1 Wilson’s Petrel. (P Combridge)

Pendeen (Lower Car Park), 5.45 – 12.00: 48 European Storm Petrel, 10 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Arctic Tern, 1 Common Scoter, 5 Sanderling, 38 Whimbrel,1 Swift, 2 Great Skua. (S Rogers, P Clement, R Wilkins, S Rowe, R Veal , J Hawkey, B Mellow, D Flumm, et al). Additionally 10 Dunlin (L Langley, S Bearhop, L Ozsanlav-Harris et al)

St Ives, 07.15 – 10.15: 1 Sooty Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Guillemot, 2000+ Manx Shearwater. (J Tragen)

Penlee Point: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 32 Manx Shearwater, 1 Sandwich Tern, Mediterranean Gull, 2+ Harbour Porpoise. (P Aley)

Dodman Point: 1 Balearic Shearwater. (Birdguides)

Maer Lake: Juv Wood Sandpiper still showing well mid-afternoon. (Birdguides)

Siblyback Reservoir: Wood Sandpiper still. (Birdguides)

Helston Boating Lake: Male Scaup. (M Pass)

Loe Pool: Osprey still. (M Pass)

St Hilary: 1 Yellowhammer, 1 Green Woodpecker. (M James)

Green Woodpecker – Mark James

Yellowhammer – Mark James

Yellowhammer – Mark James

Yellowhammer – Mark James

Boscastle Area: 2 juvenile Dipper. (M Brooks, J Piper, S Piper)

Porth Reservoir: 3 prs of Great Crested Grebe have now produced 4, 2, & 1 juveniles. (S Grose)

Walmsley Sanctuary: Marsh Harrier (N Woods)

Marsh Harrier – Nigel Woods

Marsh Harrier – Nigel Woods

Marsh Harrier – Nigel Woods

Late news, 29/7, Porthgwarra: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Sooty Shearwater, early morning. (B Mellow) Then 2-20 – 6pm: 10+ Balearic Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 dark-phase Arctic Skua, 1 Arctic Tern, 100’s Manx Shearwater and a feeding frenzy over 30+ Common Dolphin. (M Elliot)

Late news, 29/7, Marine Discovery pelagic: 1 Great Shearwater, 3 Minke Whales and 1 Risso’s Dolphin of note.

Late news, 29/7, Mounts Bay: 5 Risso’s Dolphin, at least one breached several times. (L Proctor)

tdm&dwb

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