Monthly Archives: June 2017

Friday 30th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionRoseate Tern (2) still at Marazion Beach at 2130hrs (Thanks B.Dallas)

St IvesRoseate Tern (4) and Common Tern off Pedn-Olva at 0915hrs and Common Scoter (2) flew into harbour

Cape CornwallGreat Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater (2), Storm Petrel (7) and good numbers of Manx Shearwaters 0750-1950hrs off Cape Cornwall (Thanks N.Wheatley)

PendeenStorm Petrel (26) flew past Pendeen Watch (Thanks D.Dawe)

St Ives Island – (seawatch 1000-1215) Manx Shearwater (c5000), Storm Petrel (28), Great Skua, Arctic Skua, Mediterranean Gull (4) and Ocean Sunfish.

Sunday 25th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Yellow-legged Gull (M.Halliday)

The LizardRed footed Falcon in field behind private house in Ruan Minor from 12:30-12:50/1:00 (Thanks F.Trewin) Also Quail at Windmill Farm

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater reported flew past Gwennap Head

HayleYellow-legged Gull at Hayle Estuary RSPB this morning (Thanks M.Halliday)

Rumps Point Sooty Shearwater flew past

Saturday 24th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Mounts Bay Cory’s Shearwater and Great Shearwater in Mounts Bay this afternoon from Marine Discovery boat trip. (Thanks @Marine_Discover)

GodrevyArctic Skua flew west at 1620hrs

HayleYellow-legged Gull (3rd cal) at Hayle Estuary RSPB (Thanks M.Halliday)

Lizard Point – (09:00-13:00) Cory’s Shearwater, Great Shearwater (3) , Sooty Shearwater (5), Arctic Skua (8), Great Skua (4), Puffin (2) and Common Scoter (7)