Saturday 10th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Chapel Point –  Common Scoter (81), Balearic Shearwater, Sooty ShearwaterManx Shearwater (1500), Storm Petrel (5), Fulmar (47), Sanderling (2), Puffin (89), Arctic Skua (12), Kittiwake (44), Med Gull (2), Arctic Tern (2) and Little Tern between 0700 – 1215hrs

Penlee Point Manx Shearwater (350),  Common Scoter (55), Kittiwakes (7), Arctic Skua (Thanks C Buckland)

DownderryArctic Skua, Great Skua, Common Scoter (20), Mediterranean Gull, Kittiwake (9) and Manx Shearwater (92) all moving west between 0615 – 0820hrs

Thursday 8th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The LizardRoseate Tern past Lizard Point. Also Arctic Skua (2), Great Skua (2), Storm Petrel (20) and Puffin (25)

Penlee Point –  Manx Shearwater (2543), Sooty Shearwater (2), Arctic Skua (2 pale phase), Storm Petrel, Great Northern Diver (2), Kittiwake (36), Common Scoter (6) and Fulmar (31) between 08:00 – 14.30  (Thanks C Buckland)

Porthgwarra – Manx Shearwater (c6000), Kittiwake (52), Guillemot (45), Razorbill, Puffin, Fulmar (22) and Great Skua  between 15:00 – 16:45hrs. Also Sooty Shearwater and Storm Petrel (17) prior to 12:15hrs

PendeenBalearic Shearwater past Pendeen Watch today (Thanks R.Creek)

Hayle EstuaryBarnacle Goose with Canada Geese, Gadwall (2 drk), Sandwich Tern (2), Whimbrel and Wigeon on Lelant Saltings. Hobby and Stock Dove (2) briefly at Ryan’s Field. Hobby also seen over Mexico Towans (Thanks R.Creek et al)

Wednesday 7th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

StithiansGreat White Egret at southern end of main reservoir to left of hide this morning

Polzeath –  Red Kite this afternoon at 16:30 low over fields at Trenance Steading.

PendeenEuropean Storm Petrel, Balearic Shearwater, Cuckoo on Lighthouse rocks, 3 Raven (3), Manx Shearwater possibly near 1000 this afternoon in 1h 30mins. (Thanks R Creek)

Towan HeadStorm Petrel (18) between 18:15-19:15.

Tuesday 6th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The Lizard Red-footed Falcon at 20:15 – flying over The recreation ground towards kynance (Thanks James)

StithiansGreat White Egret still at Stithians Reservoir at southern cut off from hide, showing well at 1630hrs

MenheniotRed Kite over a38 this morning

PendeenBalearic Sheatwater, Sooty Shearwater and Storm Petrel (12) flew past Pendeen Watch between 0830-1130hrs

Cape Cornwall Sooty Shearwater flew past Cape Cornwall this morning

Newquay Manx Shearwater (1278), Storm Petrel (21), Fulmar (89), Golden Plover (summer plumage), Great Skua, Kittiwake (76), Sandwich Tern (2) and Puffin (2). (Thanks R Creek) Also Storm Petrel (9) this evening past Towan Head

PorthgwarraBalearic Shearwater (2) (Thanks R.Creek)

Pendeen – Sooty Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, Manx Shearwater (c700-8000 p.h), Storm Petrel (12) and Great Skua (4) between 08:30 & 11:30. Also Common Dolphin (4) and Porpoise (2)