Tag Archives: Med Gull

Friday 1st August 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Falmouth – Med Gull (15), Sandwich Tern (2) and Arctic Tern in Falmouth bay from Pendennis this morning. Also Med Gull (3 ads) with Black-headed Gull (56) on Maenporth Beach at 0550hrs. Water Rail at Swanpool and Tawny Owl (2 juvs) calling at Marlborough Avenue (Thanks D.Chaney and P.Freestone)

Hayle – Kingfisher (2) at Ryan’s Field this morning. Also Med Gull (2), Common Sandpiper (2). Black-tailed Godwit on main estuary.(Thanks P.Jeggo and T.Fletcher)

Thursday 31st July 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Rosenannon  Marsh Harrier (cream-crown) and  Hobby (2) at Rosenannon Downs, midday. (Hobbys mobbed the Marsh Harrier before flying off) (Thanks A.Mason)

Hayle – Common sandpiper, Med Gull and Kingfisher on Ryan’s Field at 0720hrs (Thanks P.Jeggo)

Wednesday 30th July 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Land’s EndGreat Shearwater from boat 7.5miles offshore

BodminRed Kite near Bodmin Park Railway this morning (cbwps)

Hayle – Common Sandpiper, Med Gull and Redshank (2) on Ryan’s Field this morning (Thanks P.Jeggo)

Drift Reservoir – Common Sandpiper (3) (cbwps)

Falmouth – Common Sandpiper (2) at Argal Reservoir (Thanks S.Perfect)

Tuesday 29th July 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Scillonian Crossing Great Shearwater (2) and Manx Shearwater (1500) from Scillonian III this evening.

BudeWood Sandpiper at Maer Lake at 1530hrs. Also Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper (7), Ruff (7), Dunlin (12) and Black tailed Godwit (2) (Thanks G.Robin)

PadstowHobby hunting in fields at Hawkers Cove at 0805hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

FalmouthMed Gull (6 ads) on Gyllynvase Beach early morning. Also Med Gull (ad) on Maenporth beach with Black-headed Gull (58)

Penzance Sooty Shearwater off Porthcurnow with Manx Shearwater (100’s) today (cbwps)

Marazion – Sanderling (103) and Dunlin (24) on beach (cbwps)