Wednesday 8th August 2007 – Bird Report

St Just**BLACK STORK** circling just south of St Just over the B3306 at 15.07hrs. Later seen flying over Sennen late evening.

Hayle EstuaryMed Gull (ad and 2 Juvs), Ringed Plover (20), Dunlin (18)

Sennen CoveMed Gull (2 ads)

FalmouthMed Gull (ad and 2nd sum), Greenshank (2)

Kingsmill LakeGreenshank (18), Curlew (60), Redshank (50+), Little Egret (3), Black-tailed Godwit (1), Buzzard (6), Sparrowhawk (1) (thanks Chris Buckland)

Godrevy Ringed Plover (4) (thanks Simon Wilcock)  This evening, still good numbers of Swallows and Sand Martins plus Wheatear (2), Common Sandpiper (1) and Pied Wagtail (20+) to roost, mainly young birds. (Thanks John H Johns)


Sand Martin and Swallow at Gwithian today (photo:J.H.Johns)

Rame HeadWheatear (2), Willow Warbler (7), Peregrine (1). Peregrine also seen sat on Tamar Bridge (Cornish side!!) (Thanks Chris Buckland)


Sparrowhawk, Willow Warbler and Buzzard at Kingsmill and Rame today (photos:C.Buckland)

MarazionHobby over marsh this afternoon.

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