Daily Archives: August 22, 2017

Tuesday 22nd August 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Wadebridge – Cattle Egret (7. 5 ads + 2 juvs) and Glossy Ibis (3) still at Walmsley Sanctuary. Also Wood Sandpiper, Hobby and Osprey flew over Trewornan Bridge. Osprey over Camel Estuary over opposite Camal Quarry

NanjizalMelodious Warbler seen briefly at Nanjizal Valley this morning. Please keep to public rights of way (Thanks K.Wilson)

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater (9), Sooty Shearwater (11), Balearic Shearwater (3), ‘Commic’ Tern (7), Med Gull, Great Skua and Arctic Skua flew past Porthgwarra Cove between 0600-0800hrs. Wheatear (2) in valley, Greenshank and Whimbrel over (Thanks D.Flumm)

Ruan Lanihorne Osprey still at Ruan Lanihorne

Bodmin MoorHen Harrier (fem) at Colliford Lake at Gillhouse briefly

LelantLittle Tern (juv) at Porth Kidney Sands again