Monday 17th October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

RockDalmatian Pelican still on Camel Estuary at 0950hrs, still present on sand bar viewed from lifeboat station at 1315hrs

NanjizalWryneck at Nanjizal Valley south of Faraway cottage. Common Rosefinch at Nanjizal Valley north of Faraway Cottage

FalmouthPectoral Sandpiper again at College Resv at 13:30 showing well

St Breock Downs – Common Crane (2) flew north over St Breock Downs early afternoon (C.Selway via D.Julian)

St Agnes – Short-toed Lark still in car park west of New Downs at 1525hrs. Dusky Warbler again at Chapel Porth tho elusive

The Lizard Red-breasted Flycatcher again at Church Cove

Hayle – Spoonbill still at Hayle Estuary from B3301 causeway

Scillonian – Grey Phalarope (3) and Balearic Shearwater from Scillonian III this afternoon

Polgigga – Lapland Bunting at Raftra Farm in stubble field

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (6), Pom Skua (2) and Great Skua (7) past Pendeen Watch between 0730-1000hrs

One thought on “Monday 17th October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. Tom gurney

    Great resource , thanks for all the info- the whole family just saw the Dalmatian pelican on the water directly over from dinham at 5pm. We even saw it eat a foot long fish and swallow it whole before flying off back towards porthilly. Wow! Thank you!

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