Saturday 10th July 2021

Lizard Point: 1 adult Roseate Tern lingering then east, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Yellow-legged Gulls. (I Maclean)

Wadebridge: 2 Osprey. (D Julian)

The Rumps (10am-11am): 200 Manx Shearwater, 6 Common Scoter, 1 Whimbrel west ( D Eva )

Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 broods of Gadwall ( 6 ducklings and 2 ducklings ), 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 1 Tufted Duck, 60 Mallard ( D Eva )

RSPB Hayle Estuary: 2 Greenshank, 6 Redshank, 4 Common Sandpiper, 12 Mediterranean Gull. (P St Pierre)  juv Little Ringed Plover from causeway 0845, 2 Whimbrel, 4 Common Sandpiper, 7 ad Dunlin. (R Veal) Also 3 Greenshank, 9 Redshank, 6 Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 2 Black-tailed Godwit this evening. (R Veal)

RSPB Ryan’s Field: 16 Mediterranean Gull, 83 Curlew,1 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Whimbrel, 1 kingfisher. (P St Pierre)

RSPB Marazion Marsh: 2 recently fledged young Reed warbler being fed. (P St Pierre) 4 Reed Bunting, 1 Mediterranean Gull on the beach. (S Grose)

RSPB Long Rock Pool:  2 Tufted Duck. (P St Pierre) 1 Little Grebe. (S Grose)

Mounts Bay (Long Rock): 2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Common Tern, 2 Common Scoter, 60 Manx Shearwater. (P St Pierre) Eider, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern. (D Flumm)

Penzance: 1 male Eider. (S Grose)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Common Sandpiper. (S Grose)

Drift Reservoir: 15 Swift. (D Flumm)

Sancreed: Hobby high west 1750 hrs. (D Flumm)

Sennen Cove: 8 Sandwich Tern, 26 Mediterranean Gull, dark phase Arctic Skua, 800 large Gulls and 40 Manx Shearwater in feeding flocks. (P St Pierre)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 10 Little Grebe +3 juv, 3 Greylag. (S Grose)

Gwithian;The Knavocks. 3 Green Woodpeckers still. Male and 2 juveniles. (G. Rogers)

Green Woodpeckers (juvenile above, adult male below) – Geoff Rogers

Stithians Reservoir: 5 Common Sandpiper, 17 Curlew, 10 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Greylag Goose. Also 2 Red Deer. (J St Ledger & S Williams)

Common Sandpiper’s – Stephen Williams

 

Newquay Golf Course: family of 8 Stoats. (D Kendle)

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Sunday 23rd May 2021

Late News, 22/05, Pendeen 06.15-10.00am: 8 Puffin, 10 Storm Petrel, 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Great Skua, large movement up to 500 Manx Shearwater per minute. (S Rogers, P Combridge, A Bayley)

Late News, 22/05, Bartinney Downs: 2 Cuckoo, 1 Greenfinch and 1 Kestrel. (R Chiffers)

Cuckoo – Robin Chiffers

Kestrel – Robin Chiffers

Greenfinch – Robin Chiffers

Levant Mine: 750 Manx Shearwater between 10:00 and 11:00. (P Fraser)

Mount’s Bay: 2 Common Scoter, 2 Arctic Skua chasing Kittiwake and 700 Manx Shearwater early evening. (P Fraser)

Porthgwarra, Gwennap Head: 6-10am. 2 Ad. Pomarine Skua (7.36, 8.12 am) , 37 Puffin, 2 Roseate Tern (8.39am), 1 Great Skua, 27 Storm Petrel, 7 Great Northern Diver. A few hundred Manx Shearwater. (S Rogers, B Mellow)

Mousehole: 40+ Storm Petrel, 1 Roseate Tern, 20+ Comic Tern, 5 Sandwich Tern, 1 Artic Skua, 1 Skua sp, 1000’s Manx Shearwater. (R Wilkins) In addition, 1 Adult Summer plumage Sabines Gull west past at 15.53, 8 Sandwich Tern, 1 Great Skua. (R Augarde & B Mellow)

Newlyn Combe: 1 juv Dipper and 1m Grey Wagtail. (MJ Spicer)

Dipper – Mike Spicer

Argal Reservoir: 6 Great Crested Grebe (including 1 incubating nest). 200 Swallow and 20 House Martin feeding low over the water. (D Eva)

College Reservoir: 16 Great Crested Grebe (including broods of 1 and 3) (D Eva) In addition, 9 (6 ad) Great Crested Grebe, 1 drake Tufted Duck, 50 Swallow, 1+ House Martin, 1+ Swift. Also 150 Jackdaw and 20 Rook flew in to roost. (C Benton)

Kenwyn: 1 Tawny Owl chick branching (D Eva)

St Erth: At least 3 Herring Gull nests and 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull nest observed around Industrial Estate and railway yard. (D King)

Portloe: 1 Great Northern Diver. (R Taylor)

St Austell Bay: 1 adult dark phase Pomarine Skua, 1 Great Skua, 1 2nd cal Common Gull, 4 Black-headed Gull, 4 Common Scoter, 7 Great Northern Diver and 2 Black-throated Diver. (B Bosisto)

Newquay, Towan Head: 1 pr nesting Carrion Crow, 1 m Wheatear, 1 m Stonechat, 3 Rock Pipit, 1 m Kestrel, 7 Oystercatcher, 2 Meadow Pipit. 1pr nesting Shag and 3 abandoned Fulmar eggs at the former Kittiwake colony. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: Great Crested Grebes at or visiting 3 potential nest sites (S Grose)

Camel Estuary: pair Shelduck with 8 young, 2 Black-headed Gull, drake Gadwall, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 13 Little Egret, 3 Otter. (B Bosisto)

Walmsley Sanctuary: male Channel Wagtail, 5 Black-tailed Godwit, Greylag Goose, 4 drake Gadwall, 5 singing Reed Warbler, juvenile Pied Wagtail, 3 juvenile Greenfinch, Spotted Flycatcher, 190 Swallow, 50 House Martin, 40 Sand Martin. (B Bosisto)

Downderry (7-11.30): 466 Manx Shearwater, 76 Auk’s, 70+ Gannet, 18 Fulmar, 16 Kittiwake, 17 Great Northern Diver, 3 Sandwich Tern, 1 Whimbrel & 1 Storm Petrel (P Kemp)

Penlee Point: (11.55-14.30): 2 Puffin, Arctic Skua, Great Skua, 2 Great Northern Diver (summer plumage) & 223 Manx Shearwater. (P Aley)

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Friday 25th September 2020

Late News, 24/9, Mount Hawke: 22 Collared Dove using overhead wires before many dropped down to feed in the garden. A new record for us. (RB & PC Girling)

Polgigga: Red-breasted Flycatcher photographed at Lower Bosistow, at the start of the track to higher Bosistow, view sheltered side of hedge line from Bulb field. (M Wallace)

Clapper Marsh, Wadebridge: 1 Great White Egret. (D Julian) 17 Cattle Egret from Trewornan Bridge towards Amble Dam early am. (S Grose)

Pendeen: (0700-1100) from lower car park, 19 Balearic Shearwater, steady stream of Manx Shearwater, 1 Leach’s Petrel, 5 Fulmar, 40 Common Scoter, 3 Grey Phalarope, 7 Great Skua, 1 Pomarine Skua, 6 Arctic Skua, 6 Sabine’s Gull (4 juvs incl 2 together 0738, singles 0741, 0750 & 2 ads together 1016), 3 juv Little Gull, 11 Med Gull, 1 Arctic Tern, 1 ‘Comic’ Tern, 27 Sandwich Tern, Razorbill/Guillemot @ 40/min. Also 1 Ocean Sunfish. (D Flumm) (07:00- 14:00): 55 Great Skua, 14 Arctic Skua, 2 Long-tailed Skua, 2 Pomarine Skua, 8 Sabine’s Gull (1 ad, 7 juv), 10 Med Gull, 1 juv Little Gull, 24 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Storm Petrel, 3 Leach’s Petrel, 62 Common Scoter, 3 Grey Phalarope, 2 diver sp. (P Combridge, DK Parker)

St Ives: (0700 – 0920hrs), 1 Sabine’s Gull (juv – 7.23), 2 Little Gull (1cy:ad), 13 Mediterranean Gull (adults), 3 Leach’s Petrel (7.18: 8:18: 8.25), 2 Storm Petrel, 7 Arctic Skua, 8 Great Skua, 35 Common Scoter, 3 Grey Phalarope, 5 Sandwich Tern, 11 Balearic Shearwater. (J Hawkey, V Stratton, D Clegg et al) (07:10-13:20): 57 Common Scoter, 1 Fulmar, 15 Great Skua, 8 Arctic Skua, 1 Yellow-legged Gull (1st Winter), 4 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Sabine’s Gull (juv), 2 Little Gull (1cy, 1 ad), 1 Storm Petrel, 2 Leach’s Petrel, 15 Balearic Shearwater, 5 Grey Phalarope, 2 Curlew, 9 Sandwich Tern, 21 Common Tern. (P Nason) (10:15-17:00): 1 Red-throated Diver, 6 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Storm Petrel, 38+ Sandwich Tern, 1 juv Arctic Tern, 1 juv Roseate Tern, 1 juv Little Gull, 9 Great Skua, 6 Arctic Skua. (M Elliott) (1530 – 1830hrs): 2 Little Gulls (1cy’s), 2 Mediterranean Gulls (adults), 5 Great Skuas, 2 (light phase) Pomarine Skuas (1818hrs), 3 Arctic Skuas, 28 Common Scoter, 37 Sandwich Terns, 1 Arctic Tern, 1 Common Gull (1cy). (J Hawkey)

Cape Cornwall: (08:00-11:30) 7 Balearic Shearwater, 11 Great Skua, 4 Arctic Skua, 2+ Arctic Tern, 4+ Sandwich Tern, 30+ C Scoter and 2 Little Gulls (ad & juv). (N Wheatley)

Kingsmill Lake: 1 Osprey this morning (M Beer)

Osprey – Mike Beer

Drift Reservoir: 3 ‘Continental’ Cormorant, P.c.sinensis amongst nominate P.c.carbo, Pink-footed Goose, 3 Wigeon, Tufted Duck, 3 Common Sandpiper, Bar-tailed Godwit. (D Flumm, M Ahmad) Also Kingfisher. (R Chiffers)

Pink-footed Goose -Dave Flumm

Colliford, Loveny Reserve: 1 Great White Egret at 15:35. (M & R Frost)

Marazion: 8 Brent Geese. (A Witheywood, P Fraser)

Kenidjack: Pied Flycatcher and Willow Warbler by the engine shed. (P Fraser)

Loe Pool: Great White Egret at Penrose estate this morning. (S Hyde)

Nine Maidens: 1 Yellow legged Gull, 6 Lesser Black-backed Gull 13 Raven over.
(S Grose)

Rock Beach: 23 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Common Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern. (S Grose)

Port Isaac: 1 Barn Owl over fields next to Trevathan farm shop. (S Grose)

Maer Lake: 3 Dunlin, 2 Black-tailed Godwits, 1 Lapwing, 4 Curlew, 14 Wigeon, 73 Teal, several hundred Canada Geese. (B Craven)

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Tuesday 25th August 2020

Porthgwarra: (06:00-09:00) 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 5 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Common Tern, 1 Kittiwake, Mediterranean  Gull, 17 Storm Petrel. (N Sluman). 92 Storm Petrel, 2 Arctic Tern, 7 ‘Commic’ Tern, 8 Sooty Shearwater. (R Veal, M Ahmad) 1 Fea’s type Petrel flew west between 16:05 and 16:12 (M Hawkes), 1 Balearic Shearwater, 17 Sooty Shearwater, 73 Storm Petrel past by 16:20. (Birdguides)

Mousehole: (1hr seawatch off coastpath at Penlee Caravan Park, 3pm-4pm) Manx Shearwaters passing at about 15/min, many Storm Petrel feeding and passage in small groups. Also 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Harbour Porpoise, 1 Grey Seal and 1 Painted Lady butterfly. (T Mills)

European Storm Petrel compilation – Tony Mills

Lizard: 120 Storm Petrel, 4 Great Shearwater and 10 Sooty Shearwater. (L Ozsanlav-Harris)

Restronguet Point: 2 Gannet. (K Hambly-Staite)

Porthgwidden: 2 Common Tern. (K Hambly-Staite)

St Stephen: 40 House Martin (B Bosisto)

Killigerran; Roseland: 3.30pm-4.30pm today. 103 Gannet, 3 Great Shearwater, 24 Manx Shearwater, 4 Fulmar,1 Common Dolphin with calf, and 7 Atlantic Grey Seal. (D Hall)

Rame Head: (0800-1100) 2 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 10 Storm Petrel, 4  Auk sp, 1 Commic Tern, 1 Razorbill. 1 ad Sabine’s Gull, 40+ Kittiwake, 150+ Manx Shearwater. (G Lewis)

Hannafore Point: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 8 Storm Petrel between 10:30 and 11:30am (Birdguides)

East Looe Beach: 1 Sandwich Tern. (S Jones)

Hannafore; Looe: 4 x Eider diving off shore (3 x female, 1 x juv. Male). (D Sharp)

Pendeen 10:00-16:00: 11 Sooty Shearwater, 71 Storm Petrel, 6 Commic Tern, 1 Wilson’s Petrel (12:40), 2 Sandwich Tern, 6 Common Scoter, 1 Black Tern, 2 Sabine’s Gull, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 2+ Bluefin Tuna, 3+ Ocean Sunfish, 8+ Common Dolphin. (P Taylor, H Mitchell). 1 Wilson’s Petrel at 1:30pm, 1 Leach’s Petrel, 3 adult Sabine’s Gull, 6 Sooty Sheartwater, 75 Storm Petrel, 2 Arctic Tern, 1 Knot, 4 Common Scoter, 2 Whimbrel. (L Langley et al) 16:00-17:30 11 Sooty Shearwater, 8 Storm Petrel,1 ad Sabine’s Gull, 5 Balearic Shearwater,1 Great Skua.(D Parker) 1500 – 1730hrs 3 adult Roseate Tern (16.20hrs); 2 Sandwich Terns, 1 juv Common Tern, 1 Great Shearwater (16.57hrs), 9 Sooty Shearwaters, 49+ Storm Petrel, 5 Great Skua. (J Hawkey) An additional Sabine’s Gull and Great Shearwater up to 8pm. (S Rowe)

St Ives Island 13:30-17:40: 700+ Gannet, 14 Shag, 2 Cormorant, 20 Fulmar, 1200+ Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Kittiwake, 1 Common Gull, 1 Black-headed Gull, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Great-black backed Gull, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Little Gull (15:30), 19 Sandwich Tern, 4 Little Tern, 1 Arctic Tern, 3 Roseate Tern (15:57), 6 Commic Terns, 3 Dunlin, 6 Turnstone, 11 Ocean Sunfish (between 13:35-15:30). (P. Nason)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Greenshank, 4 Gadwall,  4 Little & 4 Great Crested Grebe, 14 Swift, 35 House Martin, 3 Turnstone. (D Flumm)

Lands End: 6 Balearic Shearwater (Birdguides)

Illogan: 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Smith)

St Agnes Head: (16:00-19:00) 4 Sooty Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua, 2+ Storm Petrel, 4 Great Skua, 1 Puffin (M Buckley).

Trevose Head: (1645-2010) 2 Grey Phalarope, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Sabine’s Gull, 1 Arctic Skua, probable juv Long-tailed Skua, 7 Storm Petrel. (R Augarde)

Davidstow: 1 Turnstone, 29 Ringed Plover, 8+ Dunlin. ( B Craven)

Tintagel: From 14.15-16.30.1 Arctic Skua (dk phase), 1 Puffin,4 Common Scoter, 8 Curlew, 509 + Gannets, 223+ Manx Shearwaters. 27 Fulmar. (B Craven)

 

 

 

 

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Friday 31st July 2020

Porthgwarra: 1 Velvet Scoter with 12 Common Scoter, 4 Roseate Tern, 2 Arctic Tern, 3 Great Skua, 2 Great Shearwater and 2 Storm Petrel. (R Archer)

Kingsmill Lake: 1 juv Ringed Plover, 3 adult Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Whimbrel, 3 Common Sandpiper, 13 Greenshank, c.60 Curlew & c.260 Black-headed Gull (P Kemp)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Water Rail, 3 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Common Snipe, 308 Canada Goose, 1 Teal (B Bosisto)

Lizard: 68 Manx Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, Razorbill, Yellow-legged Gull, Mediterranean Gull, and a Collared Dove in off the sea. Also, 40+ Common Dolphin. (S Cossey)

Polgigga: 1 Green Sandpiper over early afternoon. (M Wallace)

Little Kelynack: 1 Green Sandpiper. (C Moore)

Nanjizal: 3 Green Sandpiper. (K Wilson)

Hayle Causeway and Ryan’s Field: 10 Dunlin, summer plumage Curlew Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper. 1 Mediterranean Gull with numerous Black-headed gull. (C Richards) Also 4 ad Curlew Sandpiper, 3+ Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover but all flew SSW 17:02, 5 Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 3 Greenshank. (P Clement, R Veal) Also 4 Common sandpiper, 2 Whimbrel on Ryan’s Field. (DK Parker)

Maer Lake: 8 Curlew, 4 Redshank, 1 Snipe, 1 female Ruff, 1 Heron, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 6 Lesser Black-backed Gull (T Nicholson)

Davidstow Plantation: 1 Red kite, half a mile east of the plantation over hay field. (T Polglase)

Devoran: 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Dunlin, 7 Sandwich tern including 2 juv and 1 ringed adult but just too far away to read the ring. (R Augarde)

Coverack: 1 Nuthatch in private garden. (D Beadle)

Park Head: 1 juv Mediterranean Gull, 4 Whitethroat, 1 Yellowhammer (B Bosisto)

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Monday 27th July 2020

Polperro: 1 Fea’s type Petrel, steady passage of Manx Shearwater, Gannet and Fulmar. Also a few Kittiwake and a Mediterranean Gull. (N Machin)

Porthgwarra (0530-1645): 48 Cory’s Shearwater, 45 Great Shearwater, 6 large Shearwater sp., 25 Sooty Shearwater, 11 Balearic Shearwater, 18 Puffin, 2 Pomarine Skua (one chasing a Cory’s 12:15), Arctic Skua, 6 Great Skua, 40 Storm Petrel, 3 ad Arctic Tern, 3 Common Tern, 4+ juv Yellow-legged Gull, 4 Little Egret, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Wheatear. (R Veal, M Wallace, S Rowe, C Smith, N Rogers et al)

Great Shearwater, Nigel Rogers

Chapel Point: 7 Great Shearwater, 3 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 5 Sooty Shearwater, 2413 Manx Shearwater, Roseate Tern, 3 Pomarine Skua, 5 Great Skua, 65 Storm Petrel, 27 Puffin, 2 juv Yellow-legged Gull, 15 Common Tern, 6 Arctic Tern, 1 Common Scoter, 3 Mediterranean Gull early am. (B Bosisto)

Lizard Point (0645-1045): 10 Great Shearwater, 24 Cory’s Shearwater, 10 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Arctic Skua, 3 Great Skua, 22 Puffin, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Arctic Tern, 2 Common Tern, 5 Storm-Petrel, 1 Swift. (I Maclean et al). Bumble Rock (0715-1700): 40+ Great Shearwater, 20+ Cory’s Shearwater, 20+ Sooty Shearwater, 15+ Balearic Shearwater, 30+ Storm Petrel, 1 Arctic Tern, 30+ Puffin, 1 Pom Skua, 1 Arctic Skua, 1+ juv Yellow-legged Gull. (L Langley, S Bearhop, S Votier et al)

Yellow-legged Gull, Stu Bearhop

Coverack: 4 Roseate Tern, 1 Great Skua. (D Eva) 1 Balearic Shearwater, 14 Mediterranean Gulls (8 juveniles – 1 with white leg ring 38KK). (D Wright, G Adams) 2 Common Tern. (J St Ledger)

Common Tern, John St Ledger

Rame Head (0730-1030): 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 15 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 200+ Manx Shearwater, 1 Arctic Skua, 2 Great Skua, 1 Storm Petrel, 5 Common Tern, 1 Roseate Tern (still with pink hue), 2 “Commic” Tern. (G Lewis)

Mousehole: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 1 Storm Petrel before 10am. (M Elliott)

Pendeen (1530-1630): 3 Great Shearwater, 2 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Storm Petrel. (B Mellow, P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Cape Cornwall (1525-1715): 3 Cory’s Shearwater, light southerly movement Manx Shearwater, also 3 “Comic” Tern. (P Clarke)

St Ives: 1 Great Shearwater reported tho distant.

Maer Lake: 1 Cattle Egret this morning. (N Bastin)

Cattle Egret – Nigel Bastin

Bude Marshes: 1 Great White Egret still present and showing well along the river. Also, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Moorhen with well-grown young. (H kendall)

Wadebridge: 300+ Rook, 9 Mediterranean Gull with large Gull flock in field next to lay your at West park farm. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 14 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Kingfisher, 1 m Tufted Duck, 3 Common Sandpiper, 9 Coot, 3 Grey Heron, 14 Grey Wagtail. (S Grose)

Whipsiderry: 7 Corn Bunting. (S Grose)

Downderry: total count from two watches this morning, 0600-0850 and 1005-1155; 19 Common Scoter, 406 Gannet, 21 Fulmar, 760 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 35 Kittiwake and 2 Sandwich Tern. (A Payne)

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Sunday 26th July 2020

Bude Marsh: 1 Great White Egret, 1 Cattle Egret, 2 Common Buzzard and Blackcap feeding young. (N Bastin)

Maer Lake: 1 s/p Cattle Egret, 1 Knot, 1 Greenshank, 2 Black tailed Godwit, 6 Dunlin, 1 Green Sandpiper. 1 Lapwing. (B Craven)

Cattle Egret – Brian Craven

Coverack: 2 Roseate Tern, 1 probable Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Kittiwake, c.50 Mediterranean Gull (D Beadle)

Roseate Tern – Peter Tongue

Roseate Terns – Ilya Maclean

Roseate Tern – Peter Tongue

Roseate Tern – Mike Spicer

Balearic Shearwater – Mike Spicer

Porthgwarra 0900-1820hrs: 13 Great Shearwater,6 Cory’s Shearwater, 18 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 300+ Manx Shearwater, Pomarine Skua, 2 Arctic Skua, Great Skua, 9 Puffin,12 Storm Petrel, 3 Common Scoter 6 Sandwich Tern, Yellow legged Gull, 29 Mediterranean Gull, Whimbrel & 4 Risso’s Dolphin. (M Wallace, S Rogers, R Rackliffe et al)

Great Shearwater – Nigel Rogers

Cory’s Shearwater – Nigel Rogers

Trevose Head (0600 – 1000): 7 Cory’s Shearwater, 5 Sooty Shearwater,17314 Manx Shearwater, 1 sub adult Pomarine Skua, 1 Great Skua, 2 European Storm Petrel, 23 Kittiwake, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Sandwich Tern, 3 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Lizard Point (1630-1815): 6 Cory’s Shearwater, 3 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Storm Petrel, 12 Puffin, 1 Great Skua, 3 Yellow legged Gull. (T Blunden)

Towan Head, Newquay:  2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Great Skua, also large passage of Manx Shearwater and Gannet. (M Lammas, I Boreham)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 6 Sandwich Tern, 6 Common Sandpiper, 2 Whimbrel, 2 Greenshank, 19 Redshank, 1 Stock Dove. (R Veal)

Siblyback Reservoir: 3 Yellow-legged Gull, c.200 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Swift, 20+ Sand Martin, 6 Stock Dove & 1 Common Sandpiper (P Kemp)

Killigerran Head: 2 Sandwich tern calling and fishing. (D Hall)

Windmill Farm: 2 Reed Warbler, 50 Goldfinch also 2 Red Veined Darters. (D Wright)

Truro River (HT + 2hrs): 48 Redshank, 40 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin. (P Fraser)

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