Daily Archives: August 2, 2017

Wednesday 2nd August 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

PorthgwarraFea’s/Desertas Petrel flew past at 1220hrs. Wilson’s Petrel (4) flew past between 1230-1330hrs. Great Shearwater (13), Cory’s Shearwater (40), Storm Petrel (180+), Sooty Shearwater (22), Balearic Shearwater (38), Great Skua (5), Pom Skua and Arctic Skua (7)

MouseholeWilson’s Petrel feeding around bouys 200 meters north of St Clements Isle with Storm Petrel (17+) between 0825-0900hrs. Also Balearic Shearwater¬†and Arctic Skua (3). Great Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater (3), Storm Petrel (27) and Balearic Shearwater (4) flew past later

MevagisseyWilson’s Petrel flew past at 1100hrs. Also Storm Petrel (276), Great Shearwater (8), Cory’s Shearwater (2), Sooty Shearwater (3),¬†Arctic Tern (9), Balearic Shearwater (28), Great Skua (4) and Red-breated Merganser

Cape CornwallGreat Shearwater (2), Sooty Shearwater (17), Balearic Shearwater (2) and Storm Petrel (6) flew past

Falmouth Storm Petrel (5) offshore this evening

DownderryStorm Petrel (4) flew west