Friday 5th August 2016

Friday 5th August 2016

Scillonian III RSPB Pelagic: Penzance Harbour: 3 Sandwich Tern. Penzance – Wolf Rock: c300 Manx Shearwater, 8 Storm Petrel and 4 Common Dolphin. Wolf Rock – Penzance: c250 Manx Shearwater,1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Arctic Skua, 2 ad Mediterranean Gull and 5 Common Dolphin. (M Ahmad, B Dodd, MJ Spicer)

Helford River, Tremayne Quay: 1 Dalmatian Pelican. (H Jones)

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 2 Kingfisher, 1 Common Sandpiper and 1 Redshank.

Stithians Reservoir:  1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper,1 Ringed Plover, 1 Snipe, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Curlew, 1 Teal, 1 Sedge Warbler and 1 Peregrine (juv). (J St Ledger, C Benton)

Devoran: 1 Spoonbill near old quay, spotted from canoe at 07:00, then took off and headed North. (K Wilkes)