Friday 5th September 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionPECTORAL SANDPIPER at Marazion Marsh RSPB from viewing bay this evening

TorpointBlack Tern off Chapeldown Rd at 15:30hrs. Med Gull (70) at Torpoint at midday

StithiansGarganey at Stithians Reservoir

HayleLittle Stint at Hayle Estuary this afternoon. Also Curlew Sandpiper and Osprey over 12:55hrs

Drift –  Spotted Redshank at north end of Drift Reservoir

Lands EndPied Flycatcher (2) and Whinchat (3) at Land’s End

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (22), Sooty Shearwater (18), Arctic Skua (2) and Great Skua past Pendeen Watch 07:30-12:15hrs

At SeaGrasshopper Warbler on MV Size Matters c45miles south of Rame Head. Also Great Skua, Arctic Skua, Sooty Shearwater, a few Storm Petrels, Common Terns and Manx Shearwaters. Baleen Whale and probable Minke Whale also (Thanks R.Hemming)


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