Daily Archives: September 8, 2017

Friday 8th September 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionBaird’s Sandpiper (juv) still on beach just west of Jordan’s cafe at 1255hrs

WadebridgeCattle Egret (6) still at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning (Thanks C.Selway)

Cattle Egret (C.Selway)

Devoran Cattle Egret in field at 1700hrs. Osprey still at Devoran Quay

LamornaGreat Shearwater (6), Balearic Shearwater (23), Sooty Shearwater (8), Grey Phalarope and Storm Petrel (4) flew past Tater-du Lighthouse  between 0705-1030hrs

The LizardGreat Shearwater, Long-tailed Skua and Balearic Shearwater (7) flew past Lizard Point between 0945-1145hrs. Firecrest at Church Cove

PorthgwarraCory’s Shearwater (2), Great Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater (17), Sooty Shearwater (14) and Storm Petrel (3) flew past Gwennap Head

PendeenLong-tailed Skua, Balearic Shearwater (8), Sooty Shearwater (3) and Grey Phalarope flew past Pendeen watch between 1430-1745hrs

SaltashOsprey flew over near Kingsmill Lake this afternoon

NewquayPale-bellied Brent Goose (3) on Gannel Estuary still