Saturday 17th September 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

HelstonDalmatian Pelican still at Loe Pool at 11:30 just north of Carminow Creek

Helford – Dalmatian Pelican at Budock Vean Golf Course circled over at 1500hrs

Restronguet – Dalmatian Pelican then at Restronguet Creek off Point Quay at 1630hrs (Thanks P.Harding)

PerranuthnoeHudsonian Whimbrel still in Boat Cove NT at 0750hrs. Park in Perranuthnoe & take coastal path west to view

DavidstowAmerican Golden Plover (adult) at 1015hrs on main runway at Davidstow Airfield, then flushed by a Sparrowhawk and flew west, no further sign this afternoon. Also Buff-breasted Sandpiper (juv) still at 07.30hrs. Rose-coloured Starling still at Davidstow Airfield

Lands EndWryneck (2) still at Lands End, 1 at 1600hrs showing well on cycle track near car park

PorthgwarraWryneck on moor north of wall through small gate. Red-backed Shrike has now moved to Porth Loe (Thanks M.Wallace via Twitter)

The LizardWryneck on coastal path below Housel Bay Hotel

TruroRedstart (2) at Trennack Mill, Boscawen Park this morning (Thanks S.Grose)

Scillonian Crossing – Balearic Shearwater sat on sea between Lands End and Wolf Rock this afternoon

Stithians – Garganey (juv) at Stithians Reservoir

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