Saturday 26th April 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The LizardMONTAGU’S HARRIER (fem) still at Croft Pascoe pool at 1550hrs. Also Merlin (fem) (Thanks J.Chapple)

MarazionWhimbrel (243) on beach at Long Rock. Otter (3) at Long Rock Pool

East Looe Whimbrel (65) (cbwps)

TruroWhimbrel (8) at St Clement. Black Tailed Godwit (summer plum) at Tresemple Pool (Thanks A.Nicholson)

ParWhimbrel (4) on Par beach at 0840hrs (Thanks R.Davey)

FalmouthGreat Skua (3), Manx Shearwater (30+), Eider (fem), Arctic Tern (9), Sandwich Tern (7) and Whimbrel (30+) flew past Pendennis Point. BT Diver off Gorrangorras (Thanks D.Chaney)

Downderry - Great Skua (21), Arctic Skua (2), Sandwich Tern (7), Whimbrel (134), Manx Shearwater (20), Auk sp. (61), Common Scoter, Kittiwake (15) and Fulmar (20) flew past between 0800-1300hrs (Thanks P.Kemp)

Rame - Great Skua (5), Arctic Skua, Sandwich Tern (7), Manx Shearwater (62), Great Northern Diver (3),”Commic Tern” (6), Kittiwake (8) and Whimbrel (11+) flew past Penlee this morning (Thanks P.Aley)

NewlynGreat Skua (2), Arctic Tern (3), GN Diver (3) and Manx Shearwater (76+) off Newlyn (cbwps)

St Ives - Ring Ouzel (1+) still at Buttermilk Hill

Chysauster – Whinchat (m), Wheatear and Stonechat (5) at Chysauster. Whimbrel (5) overhead (Thanks S.Grose)

Newquay - Reed Bunting, Chiffchaff and Dipper on River gannel at Trevemper roundabout (Thanks S.Grose)


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