Wednesday 29th August 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Porthgwarra - wholly unconfirmed report of **LITTLE SHEARWATER** flew past Gwennap Head at 1805hrs GREAT SHEARWATER (3) and Cory’s Shearwater past Gwennap Head. Also Balearic Shearwater (10), Sooty Shearwater (10), Great Skua (8), Arctic Skua (2), Storm Petrel (32), Ocean Sunfish (3) and Basking Shark (3) (Thanks R.Collis and J.Carr)

HaylePECTORAL SANDPIPER (3) still on estuary from Causeway bridge from 1245hrs. Also Med Gull (2nd cal). (Thanks D.Flumm and B.Dallas)

MarazionSPOTTED CRAKE (ad and Juv) still from standing stone at Marazion Marsh RSPB (per D.Flumm)

NewquayGOSHAWK reported on road near St Eval Church (Thanks T.Besterman)

GolantOSPREY still on River Fowey from Golant Village. Bird spends most of its time at the east side of Pen Pol Creek (Thanks N.Machin)

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