Tuesday 11th September 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Saltash – *LESSER YELLOWLEGS* still from 2nd hide at Kingsmill Lake this afternoon

Hayle – PECTORAL SANDPIPER (juv) still on Hayle Estuary RSPB at Copperhouse Creek viewable from Black Road. Also Curlew Sandpiper (juv) and Knot (3) (Thanks P.Smale)

St JustWRYNECK at Cape Cornwall c50yards north of Carn Gluze at 1700hrs

Marazion - SPOTTED CRAKE still at Marazion Marsh RSPB from standing stone. Med Gull on beach. Also Great Northern Diver (sum plum) offshore (Thanks D.Flumm)

PendeenGreat Shearwater (2), Sabine’s Gull, Long tailed Skua, Balearic Shearwater (35), Sooty Shearwater (72), Great Skua (12) and Arctic Skua (22) past Pendeen Watch by 1315hrs

PolzeathBalearic Shearwater (1+), Great Skua (2), Arctic Skua (2), Manx Shearwater (c300) and Peregrine (2) past Rumps Point early morning. Also Ocean Sunfish and Grey Seal (2) (Thanks Edward)

St IvesGreat Shearwater, Sabine’s Gull, Balearic Shearwater (15) and Sooty Shearwater (2) past St Ives Head between 1030-1400hrs

Falmouth – probable Great Shearwater off Falmouth (Thanks D.Chaney)

LooeYellow Wagtail at west end of Hannafore at 1900hrs (Thanks M.Hughes)

Bodmin MoorBlack Tern still at Siblyback reservoir at 1945hrs (Thanks P.Kemp and R.Davey)

GweekBlack-tailed Godwit (2) on mudflats near boatyards (Thanks A.Pashby)

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