Seawatching – Wednesday 30th July 2008

Todays seawatching highlights in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly so far include:

The Lizard (07.30 – 15.00hrs) – Cory’s Shearwater (710+), Great Shearwater (25) and Balearic Shearwater (10) past Lizard Point.

Coverack (2hrs early afternoon) – Cory’s Shearwater (62) past Chynalls Point. Also Balearic Shearwater (4), Manx Shearwater (20), Arctic Skua (3) and Ocean Sunfish (2). (Thanks D.Wood)

St Austell (07.40 – 09.40hrs) – Cory’s Shearwater (6), Arctic Skua, Common Scoter (4) off Gorran Haven (Thanks D.Payne)

Porthhgwarra (05.30 – 16.30hrs) – Cory’s Shearwater (170), Sabine’s Gull, Great Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater (3), Sooty Shearwater, Storm Petrel (6) and Arctic Skua (2) past Gwennap Head.

St Mary’s, IOS (09.30 – 10.30hrs) – Cory’s Shearwater (4) past Peninnis Head. Cory’s Shearwater (5) past Deep Point at 100.00hrs.

MouseholeCory’s Shearwater (2) past Mousehole at 15.50hrs. Also Arctic Skua (2)

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