Friday 29th August 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The LizardLESSER YELLOWLEGS at Goonhilly Downs at Croft Pascoe Pool at 16:30hrs

Lelant – Roseate Tern (3) at Hayle Estuary mouth at Porth Kidney Sands. Also Black Tern (16), Little Tern (3), Common Tern (c350), Arctic Tern (c30), Sandwich Tern (10), Med Gull (8) and Whimbrel (9) (Thanks D.Flumm)

Saltash – Roseate Tern (2), Black Tern and Arctic Tern at Kingsmill Lake from hide

Torpoint – Roseate Tern (2. ad+juv) at Torpoint at 12:10hrs. Also Little Tern (5) and Arctic Tern (5). Black Tern at Wilcove, flew down river. Common Tern (22) off Wacker Quay. Med Gull (55) at Torpoint (Thanks D.Julian)

Pendeen – Cory’s Shearwater (4), Great Shearwater (19), Balearic Shearwater (16), Sooty Shearwater (67), Arctic Skua (3), Great Skua (14) and Sabine’s Gull (2) past Pendeen Watch by 17:45hrs

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater (12) and Sooty Shearwater (5) past Gwennap Head between 06:40-09:05hrs

Mousehole – Great Shearwater and Arctic Tern (2) off Mouehole in Mount’s Bay late morning

Ruan Lanihorne – Osprey at Ruan Lanihore

Hayle – Little Stint (2) on Carnsew Basin

Wadebridge – Common Sandpiper (2), Green Sandpiper, Kingfisher and Greenshank at Treraven Meadow (Thanks E.Cornelius and S.Williams)

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