Monday 10th September 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Saltash*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* still from 2nd hide at Kingsmill Lake. Also Redshank (20+), Greenshank, Black-tailed Godwit and Little Egret (12) (Thanks P.Kemp and T&S Carson)

HaylePECTORAL SANDPIPER still at Copperhouse Creek. Also Little Egret (3), Greylag Goose (45), Knot (2), Redshank (7), Oystercatcher (3), Bar-tailed Godwit (4) and Kingfisher. (Thanks D.Flumm)

FalmouthGreat Skua past Pendennis Point this morning. Whimbrel on rocks. Med Gull (4) around St Anthony’s Head. Med Gull (7) at Gyllyngvase Beach (Thanks D.Chaney)

TruroRedshank on mud flats. Redshank (15+) in tree at Tresemple pool. Greenshank (15+) and Dunlin (4) also at pool. Curlew (60+) and Dunlin on Tresillian River (Thanks D.Mays)

Bodmin Moor – Black Tern still at Siblyback reservoir until at least 1pm (Thanks T&S Carson)

PorthgwarraCory’s Shearwater (9), Great Shearwater, Large Shearwater sp, Balearic Shearwater (33), Sooty Shearwater (4), Manx Shearwater (32) and Great Skua flew past Gwennap Head. Also Basking Shark (2+) (Thanks G.Hopwood)

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