Seawatching – Sunday 6th July 2008

Todays Seawatching highlights in Cornwall in strong SW winds include:

Porthgwarra (08.30 – 09.30hrs) – Balearic Sh’water (1), Storm Petrel (1) and Arctic Skua (1).

Pendeen (10.00 – 11.15hrs) – Storm Petrel (6) and Great Skua.

St Austell (this morning) – Pomarine Skua and Sandwich Tern (3) past Gorren Haven (Thanks D.Payne)

Rame Head (10.00 – 12.00hrs) – Manx Sh’water (96), Gannet (79), Puffin (1) and Storm Petrel (1) (Thanks P.Stidwill)

Rumps Point (10.00 – 11.30hrs) – Storm Petrel (1), Puffin (1) and Manx Sh’water (97)

Sennen Cove (09.30 – 18.00hrs)  – Balearic Sh’water (4), Manx Sh’water (15,000+), Puffin (1), Storm Petrel (3), Med Gull (2 ads) and Goldeneye.

The Lizard (08.00 – 11.00hrs) – Balearic Shearwater (1), Pomarine Skuas (4) and Storm Petrel (10+) (Thanks S.Bearhop)

Isles of Scilly (14.00 – 21.30hrs) – Cory’s Shearwater (46), Sooty Shearwater (1) and Manx Sh’water (3) 60 miles west of St Mary’s off Jones’ Bank.

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