Sunday 16th July 2023

Sunday 16th July 2023

Porthgwarra: 1 Little Shearwater past at 17.53. (R Irvine)

Pendeen (0600-1200): 35 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 53,360 Manx – c.230 pm continuous, 17 Sooty Shearwaters, c20 Storm Petrels, 2 Puffin, 3 Whimbrel, 1 Mediterranean Gull. (S Rogers, P. Marshall, M Elliott, P Clement, N. Rogers, S. Rowe, M. Smith, T McGowan, R Wilkins and J Hawkey).  Also, 5 -7.30pm: 452 Manx Shearwater, 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Storm Petrel, 5 Common Dolphins. (D Reeves, K Jayne)

Porthgwarra (7.15-11.30am): 352 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 6 Storm Petrel, 1 Great Skua, 1 Arctic Skua, 1 Common Sandpiper, (D Reeves, K Jayne)

Cape Cornwall (05.50 – 09.20): 17 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Storm Petrel, 18,000 Manx Shearwater. (F Hawkins)

Porth Chapel: 2 Great Skuas W @ 18.00hrs. (R Archer)

Towan Head, 13.50: 3 Common Scoter. (P Nienow)

Stithians Reservoir (Stuart Hutchings hide): 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 14 Curlew, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 4 Swift, 3 Roe Deer (buck, doe and fawn). (J St Ledger)

Lizard, Predannack Airport: 3 Green Woodpeckers (ad + 2 juv). (P Hawkridge)

Truro: 2 Collared Doves, 1 pair Siskin, 2 adult Goldfinch plus 2 juvs, pair Blackbird, 2 Starlings, 1 Magpie and several House Sparrows. (M Costa)

Perranwell: 1 possible Osprey. (F McPherson)

Late submission, 15/7, Downderry: at least 100 Manx  Shearwater west until 0730. (A Payne)

TJW

 

Green Woodpecker – Phil Hawkridge
Common Sandpiper – John St Ledger
Roe Deer – John St Ledger
Cory’s Shearwater – Nigel Rogers