Sunday 15th August 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Camel Estuary possible **AUDOUIN’S GULL** (imm) at north end of Camel Estuary, north of Padstow at Tregirls  beach, flew north towards Stepper Point at 1515hrs. Also Quail accidentally flushed from dunes. (D.Julian per CBWPS)

StithiansWood Sandpiper (3) this morning at Golden Lion Cutoff. Also Green Sandpiper (2) and Greenshank (2). Greenshank (2), Common Sandpiper and Ringed Plover at Southern causeway.  (Thanks M.Curtis) Redshank also at Golden Lion cutoff at 1230hrs (Thanks S.Taylor)

St.JustMarsh Harrier flew north over Cot Valley at 1030hrs

Penzance –  Juv Marsh Harrier drifted slowly west 13:15-13:35 hrs from Longrock to Gulval to Bone valley (seen from Tescos on seafront) (Thanks D.Flumm)

SancreedSpotted Flycatcher in private garden (Thanks D.Flumm)

Godolphin HillWheatear, 10 Whitethroat. (Thanks D.Flumm)

Porthgwarra Pied Flycatcher, Spotted Flycatcher (3), Whitethroat (80) and Tree Pipit (2) on moor in sallows, north of Halfway wall

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (8), Sooty Shearwater, Manx Shearwater (243), Storm Petrel, Black Tern, Arctic Tern (8), Great Skua (3) and Med Gull (juv) past Pendeen watch between 0655hrs-midday

Drift Green Sandpiper (12) , Greenshank (2) and Black-tailed Godwit at Drift Reservoir

Wadebridge - Green Sandpiper (3), Black-tailed Godwit (3), Dunlin and Med Gull (ad) between Amble Marshes and the Dam (Thanks C.Selway)

Porthgwarra Balearic Shearwater (16), Manx Shearwater (1392), Storm Petrel (3), Great Skua (5), Arctic Skua and Med Gull (3) past Gwennap Head in 12.5hrs (Seawatch SW)

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