Sunday 7th August 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Restronguet CreekDalmatian Pelican again at Restronguet Creek at 10:10, still present at 1710hrs

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

Bude – Glossy Ibis at Maer Lake this morning (Thanks D.Clayton)

Porthgwarra – (0630-1100hrs) Sooty Shearwater (6), Storm Petrel (8+), Great Skua (7), Arctic Skua (2), Puffin, Balearic Shearwater (5), Common Tern (7), Bar-tailed Godwit, Little Egret and good numbers of Manx Shearwater and Gannet past Gwennap Head. Also Minke Whale (Thanks B. Dallas, P.Freestone, M.Halliday et al)

Pendeen – Cory’s Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater (8) and Storm Petrel (12) flew past Pendeen Watch between 06:30 & 11:00

FalmouthGreat Shearwater (2), Sooty Shearwater (4), Balearic Shearwater (8) and Storm Petrel (75) from AK Wildlife Cruises Pelagic

LauncestonHobby flew over Coads Green (Thanks P.Mallett)

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