Friday 13th May 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Lands End Area – Dalmatian Pelican (ad) circling over Skewjack at 10:20hrs then drifted towards Nanjizal then high over Polgigga with gulls at 12:30hrs, no sign since

Catchall – Dalmatian Pelican west of Catchall in field south of A30 until 1948hrs then flew south towards St Buryan

Lands EndSerin still in horse paddock between car park and Swingates house. Black Redstart at Land’s End

St Just –  Golden Oriole at Bartinney Downs at 1015hrs then flushed and no further sign

DriftGreat White Egret still at Drift reservoir

The Lizard – Turtle Dove (3) still in arable field north of Wavecrest Cafe this morning, (4) this evening

NewmillRedstart (fem) at Bodrifty

HayleSpoonbill still on estuary

Launceston Grasshopper Warbler at Coads Green calling from private marshy field at 0945hrs near Penhole Farm (Thanks P.Mallett)

2 thoughts on “Friday 13th May 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Heather Barratt

    We’ve seen the Dalmation pelican on the Helford river on 23 May and again at 24 May where it was opposite Bishops Quay this morning.

    I have a pic of anyone’s interested.

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