Monday 28th August 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Lands End – possible Melodious Warbler again in flight near bushes by car park. Sabine’s Gull (2. ad+juv) offshore at 1155hrs. Balearic Shearwater (3) flew past between 0715-0900hrs. Sooty Shearwater (60+) flew past this morning. Also Minke Whale (2)

Scillonian CrossingWilson’s Petrel at sea from Scillonian III. Also Storm Petrel (50+), Great Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater (2), Balearic Shearwater and Arctic Skua (3)

Crackington HavenOsprey (2) flew over St Gennys at 1300hrs

The LizardOsprey (2) flew over Kennack Sands between 1340-1400hrs then flew east and lost to view (Thanks F.Trewin).

St JustOsprey flew NE over at 1115hrs. Tree Pipit (7) between Cot Valley and Nanquidno.

PorthgwarraPied Flycatcher (2) in Porthgwarra/St Levan area

SennenRoseate Tern (ad), Balearic Shearwater (3), Yellow-legged Gull (9 juv) Sooty Shearwater (21) and Arctic Tern (6) offshore. Also Minke Whale (3) and possible Fin Whale

MarazionGarganey (juv) still on Long Rock Pool

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