Tuesday 12th September 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

DevoranLesser Yellowlegs at Tallack’s Creek viewed from Devoran Quay at 0845hrs but no sign by late morning. Also Osprey (2), Garganey and Spotted Redshank still

WadebridgeCattle Egret (8) still at Walmsley Sanctuary

HaylePectoral Sandpiper on Hayle Estuary RSPB at Ryan’s Field at 1425hrs

Bodmin MoorGrey Phalarope at Siblyback Lake this afternoon

LamornaGreat Shearwater (2), Grey Phalarope (4), Balearic Shearwater (6), Sooty Shearwater (15) and Storm Petrel (13) flew past Tater-du lighthouse at 1525-1830hrs

PorthgwarraCory’s Shearwater (2), Sabine’s Gull (juv) and Sooty Shearwater (22) flew past by 1600hrs

TrevoseGrey Phalarope, Sooty Shearwater and Arctic Tern (2) flew past Trevose Head

NewquaySooty Shearwater (2) flew past Town Head this morning. Pale-bellied Brent Goose (8) on Gannel Estuary still

Pendeen Great Skua (8), Arctic Skua (2), Med Gull (8), Kittiwake (25) and Razorbill (c100) flew past Pendeen watch between 0700-0830hrs (Thanks D.Flumm)

The LizardBalearic Shaewrater, Sooty Shearwater and Arctic Tern flew past Lizard Point between 1545-1515hrs

SaltashCurlew Sandpiper at Kingsmill Lake

GwithianHooded Crow at Gwithian Towans at 1000hrs (Thanks K.Heaven)

MarazionSabine’s Gull flew past beach car park at 1915hrs

DavidstowRuff (4) at Davidstow Airfield still

One thought on “Tuesday 12th September 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

  1. James

    Hi not sure if these are good counts but 4 ruff, 1 barwit & 2 golden plover at Davidstow on Monday. Annoying flying away Pec type but never got a second look.

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