Sunday 21st August 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Restronguet – Dalmatian Pelican (ad) still at Restronguet Creek from Point Quay late afternoon

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel still at Boat Cove NT at 16:21. Park in and take costal path west

Pendeen Wilson’s Petrel (3), Sabine’s GullStorm Petrel (53), Cory’s Shearwater, Great Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater (4), Long-tailed SkuaGreat Skua (22) and Arctic Skua (14) flew past Pendeen Watch between 06:00 & 10:30.

PorthgwarraGreat Shearwater (7), Cory’s Shearwater (6), Balearic Shearwater (15), Sooty Shearwater (33), Storm Petrel (44), Arctic Skua (4) and Great Skua (3) flew past Gwennap Head between 13:15 & 20:00

Penzance – Curlew Sandpiper (juv) on Eastern Green Beach

SaltashCurlew Sandpiper at Kingsmill Lake at 11:00

Trevose HeadPomarine Skua (ad. pale morph) off Trevose Head at 07:00

StithiansWood Sandpiper still at Stithians Reservoir

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