Tuesday 18th August 2015 Cornwall Bird Sightings

GwithianBuff-breasted Sandpiper at St.Gothian Sands LNR this afternoon but mobile. Also Ruff

PorthgwarraWryneck by start of footpath to St Levan near last row of cottage at 10:15hrs. Also Pied Flycatcher by dried up pond and Whinchat (2)

Nanjizal – Nightingale at Nanjizal Valley trapped & ringed, Keep to public rights of way

The Lizard – reported Cory’s Shearwater (1000) was erroneous

HayleRing-billed Gull (1s) still at Hayle Estuary in channel north of B3301 causeway

Rame – Balearic Shearwater (24) flew west past Rame Head by 1030hrs

Pendeen – Balearic Shearwater (8) past Pendeen Watch. Also Blue Fulmar and Ocean Sunfish

PentireBalearic Shearwater (3) flew past Pentire Point between 06:05-08:20hrs

Nanquidno – Pied Flycatcher and Whinchat at Nanquidno Valley

BudeWood Sandpiper at Maer Lake at 07:55 showing well

MarazionLittle Stint still on beach

Late news: Sunday 16th August – Wilson’s Phalarope at Par Sands

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