Saturday 6th August 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel (1s) still in Boat Cove at 06:45. Park in Perranuthnoe and take coastal path west

Restronguet – Dalmatian Pelican on the mine bank, Circled the creek and flew off in the direction of Devoran/Carnon Downs (Thanks A.Simmons)

BudeGlossy Ibis and Wood Sandpiper at Maer Lake (Thanks A.Roberts)

LamornaGreat Shearwater flew past Tater-du Lighthouse at 18:58. Also Balearic Shearwater (6), Sooty Shearwater (10) and Storm Petrel (3) between 15:55 & 19:15

Porthgwarra – Cory’s Shearwater past Gwennap Head at 17:30. Also Balearic Shearwater (25) and Sooty Shearwater (12)

Padstow – Wheatear, Sandwich Tern (5), Whimbrel and Barn Owl being mobbed by rooks. at Stepper Point (Thanks S.Grose)

LauncestonHobby flew over Coads Green (Thanks P.Mallett)


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