Thursday 18th April 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings


Whimbrel, Gyllyngvase beach 180413 (J.Irvine)


LiskeardHOOPOE seen in flight and calling at Treovis near Upton Cross, Liskeard at 1500hrs (Thanks G.Little)

Falmouth Sabine’s Gull (ad) and Pom Skua (pale phase) flew west past Pendennis Point. Wheatear at Pendennis Point. Whimbrel (c50) at Swanpool point (Thanks D.Chaney) and Whimbrel (60+) over Gyllyngvase this evening (Thank J.Irvine)

DevoranWhimbrel (95) and Greenshank (6) at Point (Thanks S.Rogers)

NewlynScaup (fem), Slav Grebe and GN Diver (6) off Sandy Cove

PendeenSabine’s Gull and Great Skua (2) past Pendeen Watch

LauncestonSwift flew over Trebullett at 1600hrs (Thanks L.Whitley)

Polzeath Arctic Tern and Manx Shearwater (30+) at Rumps Point (Thanks C.Selway)

ZennorManx Shearwater (1000s) and Great Skua flew west past Zennor head (Thanks D.Allan)

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