Friday 7th September 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

HaylePECTORAL SANDPIPER (2 juv) and Curlew Sandpiper (juv) on Hayle Estuary RSPB at Copperhouse Creek viewable from Black Road

WadebridgePECTORAL SANDPIPER (2) at Walmsley Sanctuary at 1120hrs. Whinchat (6) also (Thanks C.Selway)

The LizardWRYNECK south of Mullion Cove this afternoon. Yellow Wagtail (6, 2 prob Blue headed) at Caerthillian. Short-eared Owl at Lizard Downs. Yellow Wagtail (17), Tree Pipit and Whinchat (2) at Windmill Farm (cbwps)

Marazion – SPOTTED CRAKE still at Marazion Marsh on east side viewable from standing stone at 0715hrs

Bodmin Moor - Black Tern at Siblyback Lake at dam end of reservoir this afternoon

St Ives – Pied Flycatcher (juv/1w) at Steeple Woods. Common Sandpiper and Curlew on rocks at Clodgy Point. Wheatear (3), Peregrine, Meadow Pipit (8+) and Whitethroat also. Whinchat (2), Wheatear, Willow Warbler and Raven at Hor Point. Ocean Sunfish west off Point (Thanks A.Whitehouse)

Sennen - Basking Shark (10+) in bay and around Lands End and The Longships (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Porthgwarra - Basking Shark, Minke Whale (2), Harbour Porpoise (3) and Ocean Sunfish off Porthgwarra (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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