Thursday 15th April 2010 Cornwall Bird Reports

Porthgwarra possible*YELKOUAN SHEARWATER* , Balearic Shearwater (19), Sooty Shearwater (2), Manx Shearwater (200+), Storm Petrel (12), Yellow-legged Gull (juv) and Med Gull flew past Gwennap Head between 0530-1005hrs

Rame – adult Long-tailed Skua from Penlee Point at around 17:15. It was sat on the water for 2-3 mins and feeding occasionally very close inshore before heading west. There were also good numbers of Manx Shearwaters moving, at about 100 per hour. (Thanks S.Votier)

SennenMed Gull (17) in Sennen Cove at 1125hrs

Marazion Med Gull (ad and juv) on Marazion Beach today (Thanks D.Flumm)

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