Monday 16th September 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

MarazionCITRINE WAGTAIL (1w) still at Marazion Marsh RSPB on east side by fence

St Ives SABINE’S GULL (3), Leach’s Petrel (5), Pom Skua (2), Balearic Shearwater (39), Grey Phalarope (7), Sooty Shearwater (67), Little Gull, Storm Petrel (2), Manx Shearwater (10,000+), Great Skua (41), Arctic Skua (22), Fulmar (80+), Razorbill (45), Guillemot (12), Great Northern Diver (2), Storm Petrel (4), Kittiwake (26), Little Gull (imm), Sandwich Tern (10), Common Tern (3), Arctic Tern (4), Whimbrel (5), Turnstone (4), Common Scoter (5), Ocean Sunfish (6) and Bottle-nosed Dolphin (14) past St Ives Island (Thanks R.Kirkwood, V.Stratton et al)

DavidstowBUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER still at Davidstow Airfield this afternoon also Dotterel. Little Stint (2) at Crowdy Reservoir at east end from hide

Camborne WRYNECK still at Tehidy Country  Park along track to ranger station this afternoon tho elusive

Osprey, St Winnow (R.Kirkwood)

St Winnow Osprey on power lines over Fowey Estuary briefly this afternoon (Thanks R.Kirkwood)

Osprey, St Winnow (R.Kirkwood)

Pendeen – (0700-1330) SABINE’S GULL (2 ads), Balearic Shearwater (39), Sooty Shearwater (214),Pomarine Skua,  Bonxie (39), Arctic Skua (10) and Arctic Tern (8)

Pentire/Rumps -  Arctic Skua, Great Skua, Sooty Shearwater, Manx Shearwater (200+), Great Northern Diver and Peregrine (2 juv) (E.Imber per Camel Estuary Wildlife)

MillbrookOsprey at Millbrook at 1615hrs

RoselandHobby with six Swallows near church at Ruan Lanihorne at 1000hrs today (Thanks D.Hall)

DriftBlack-necked Grebe still at Drift Reservoir

HayleLittle Stint in Carnsew Basin

River Lynher Little Gull at Wacker Quay at 1845hrs

Bodmin Moor – No sign of Pectoral Sandpiper at Siblyback lake by 1230hrs but Whinchat.

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