Thursday 3rd August 2023

Thursday 3rd August 2023

Pendeen (06:15- 10:45): 3 Wilson’s Petrel, 6 Great Shearwater, 114+ Cory’s Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 24 Sooty Shearwater, 51 Storm Petrel, 32 Common Scoter, 5 Common Swift, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Great Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, 18 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Yellow-legged Gull. (S Rogers)

Merthen Point St Loy: Wilson’s Petrel, 2 Great Shearwater, 10 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Sooty Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Dodman Point: Sooty Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Portreath (07:00 -09:30) 6 Cory’s Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater. (per Birdguides)

Calstock Wetlands: 13 Common Sandpiper, 3 Green Sandpiper. (N Moore)

Carnkie, Helston: 40+ Goldfinch feeding on large thistle patch. 18 Jackdaw. (A Lea)

Frogmore, Pencarrow Head, Lantivet Bay, West Coombe: c 50 Gannet, 1 adult & 1 juvenile Cormorant, 1 Shag, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel & 5 Kestrels together ( probably a family group ), 2 Oystercatcher, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gulls, 3 Woodpigeon, 6 Swift, 19 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 8 Skylark, 1 Wren, 1 Robin, 5 Stonechat, 1 Blackbird, 3 Whitethroat, 3 Great Tit,  5 Blue Tit,  3 Long-tailed Tit,  14 Crow, 2 Raven, 2 Magpie, 1 House Sparrow, 3 Goldfinch, 4 Linnet,  1 Bullfinch, 2 Yellowhammer. ( A. Parker et al ).

Kingsmill Lake: 22 Greenshank, 60 Redshank, 9 adult & 2 juv Dunlin, 6 Whimbrel, 66 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 15 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Shelduck, 3 Mallard & 3 Cormorant (P Kemp & K Baum)

St Ives Island: (06.15-09.15) 24 Cory’s Shearwater, 6 Sooty Shearwater, 10000+ Manx Shearwater, 47 Storm Petrel, 24 Common Scoter, 7 Whimbrel. (S Rowe)

Late Submission 31/07 Penhale Point: 2 Chough. (J Dixey)

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Juvenile Goldfinch. Adrian Lea
Juvenile Goldfinch. Adrian Lea
Jackdaw. Adrian Lea