Thursday 8th June 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

The LizardRoseate Tern past Lizard Point. Also Arctic Skua (2), Great Skua (2), Storm Petrel (20) and Puffin (25)

Penlee Point –  Manx Shearwater (2543), Sooty Shearwater (2), Arctic Skua (2 pale phase), Storm Petrel, Great Northern Diver (2), Kittiwake (36), Common Scoter (6) and Fulmar (31) between 08:00 – 14.30  (Thanks C Buckland)

Porthgwarra – Manx Shearwater (c6000), Kittiwake (52), Guillemot (45), Razorbill, Puffin, Fulmar (22) and Great Skua  between 15:00 – 16:45hrs. Also Sooty Shearwater and Storm Petrel (17) prior to 12:15hrs

PendeenBalearic Shearwater past Pendeen Watch today (Thanks R.Creek)

Hayle EstuaryBarnacle Goose with Canada Geese, Gadwall (2 drk), Sandwich Tern (2), Whimbrel and Wigeon on Lelant Saltings. Hobby and Stock Dove (2) briefly at Ryan’s Field. Hobby also seen over Mexico Towans (Thanks R.Creek et al)

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