Daily Archives: September 14, 2017

Thursday 14th September 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

HaylePectoral Sandpiper still on Hayle Estuary RSPB. Yellow Legged Gull (1cy) on estuary today (Thanks M.Halliday)

Yellow Legged Gull, Hayle(M.Halliday)

St JustWryneck at Lands End Airport along track at NW end at 1100hrs

DavidstowLittle Stint at Davidstow Airfield by windsock at 1035hrs

St IvesLeach’s Petrel (22), Grey Phalarope (37), Sabine’s Gull (18), Balearic Shearwater (3), Pom Skua (3), Storm Petrel (3) and Little Gull (juv) flew past St Ives Island 0645-1830hrs

Cape CornwallLeach’s Petrel (2), Sabine’s Gull (4), Grey Phalarope (10) and Pom Skua flew past Cape Cornwall between 0800-midday

PendeenLong-tailed SkuaSabine’s Gull (6), Leach’s Petrel (35) and Grey Phalarope (19) past Pendeen watch

St Columb MajorOsprey flew over Tregaswith at 1730hrs