Thursday 28th August 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater (8), Sooty Shearwater (6+), Balearic Shearwater (50+), Arctic Skua (5) and Great Skua (6) past Gwennap Head

PendeenGreat Shearwater (3), Sooty Shearwater and Balearic Shearwater (3) past Pendeen Watch between 07:50-09:50hrs

DavidstowLittle Stint at Davidstow Airfield this evening

HayleBlack Tern (11) at Hayle Estuary mouth this morning. Arctic Tern (20), Little Tern (11), Common Tern (130), Sandiwch Tern (20), Curlew Sandpiper (2), Ruff (5), Whimbrel, Med Gull (20), Common Sandpiper (12) and Little Stint (3) off B3301 causeway (Thanks M.Halliday)

LauncestonHobby being mobbed by House Martins at Coads Green. Also Hummingbird Hawkmoth (Thanks P.Mallett)

Portscatho – possible Eider (fem) offshore (Thanks S.Jackson)

Penzance – Little Tern (7), Common Tern (11), Sandwich Tern and Med Gull (7) off Chyandour (Thanks D.Flumm)

DevoranSpotted Redshank at Devoran Quay at 1025hrs (Thanks J.St Ledger)

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