Sunday 14th August 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Drift*BLACK KITE* flew over Drift reservoir. Wood Sandpiper still in NW arm. Turtle Dove at north end of car park

St Just *BLACK KITE* flew towards coast from Chapel Carn Brea area at 14:00hrs (Thanks D.Flumm)

Porthgwarra *BLACK KITE* flew SE over Roskestal farm at 1500hrs viewed from coastal path near Gwennap Head. Balearic Shearwater (8) and Sooty Shearwater (3) past Gwennap Head by 0800hrs

BudeHONEY BUZZARD (2 ad)  flew east over Week St Mary at 1115hrs

Falmouth GOSHAWK (adult) flew over Flamouth at 1635hrs, mobbed by two Ravens (Thanks M.Burnley)

HayleSpoonbill (ad) still on Hayle Estuary RSPB off B3301 casueway. Also Curlew Sandpiper and Med Gull (4+)

St IvesBalearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Great Skua, Arctic Skua, Manx Shearwater (1000) and Med Gull (2) past St Ives island this morning

WadebridgeWood Sandpiper (2) at Treraven Meadows. Also Med Gull (Thanks C.Selway)

AnthonyRed-necked Grebe (ad) at Wacker Quay at 1030hrs on ebbing tide

SancreedGreen Sandpiper flew west. Also Swift (13) (Thanks D.Flumm)

Whitesand BayMed Gull (4) at Gwenver Beach (Thanks D.Flumm)

The LizardLesser Emperor Dragonfly (male) at Windmill Farm late afternoon, showing well. Also Red-veined Darter (6)

StithiansWood Sandpiper at Stithians reservoir

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