Saturday 1st October 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel in Boat Cove NT at 1730hrs. Park in Perranuthnoe & take coastal path west to view

Lamorna – Wryneck at Lamorna Cove on coast path between Tater-du & St Loy at 15:30

St Just Wryneck still at Kenidjack Valley just beyond last house but no further sign

NanquidnoWryneck at Nanquidno Valley in field just west of aerodrome after Ashmore track

PendeenBalearic Shearwater (30), Grey Phalarope (19), Pomarine Skua (3), Arctic Skua (22), Great Skua (23) and Sooty Shearwater (6) flew past Pendeen Watch between 07:30 and midday.  Leach’s PetrelGrey Phalarope (2) and Balearic Shearwater (8) flew past Pendeen Watch this evening

Cape Cornwall Long-tailed Skua, Sabine’s Gull, Balearic Shearwater (16), Pom Skua (4) and Sooty Shearwater (2) flew past Cape Cornwall

Scillonian Crossing – Great Shearwater and Storm Petrel from Scillonian III

St Ives Leach’s Petrel and Balearic Shearwater flew past St.Ives Island between 18:00-18:30

Porth ReservoirFirecrest, Kingfisher, Common Sandpiper and Dipper feeding below dam wall. (Thanks S.Grose)

No sign of Richard’s Pipit at Sennen

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