Sunday 10th August 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

St Agnes – probable FEA’S PETREL flew west past St Agnes Head at 1215hrs

Hayle – unconfirmed report of CASPIAN GULL (sub ad) on Hayle Estuary RSPB at east end of Copperhouse Creek at 2010hrs.

Porthgwarra – Cory’s Shearwater (6+) past Gwnneap Head by 0820hrs. Hooded Crow at Porthgwarra

Pendeen – Cory’s Shearwater (15), Great Shearwater (35+), Sooty Shearwater (6), Balearic Shearwater (10), Pom Skua (2), Arctic Skua and Great Skua (3)flew past Pendeen watch between 0600-1800hrs. Also Ocean Sunfish (Thanks D.Flumm et al)

St Ives – Honey Buzzard (pale morph) reported near St Ives Island over A3074 at 1730hrs. Balearic Shearwater and Sooty Shearwater (2) flew past St Ives Island between 0900-1300hrs

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