Wednesday 26th August 2015 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Porthgwarra –  Cory’s Shearwater (57), Great Shearwater (3), Balearic Shearwater (103), Long-tailed Skua, Sooty Shearwater (6), Storm Petrel (32), Pom Skua (imm), Arctic Skua (2) and Arctic Tern (32) flew past Gwennap Head between 06:15-20:30. No Sign of Rose-coloured Starling at Roskestal Farm

The LizardCory’s Shearwater (53), Balearic Shearwater and Sooty Shearwater flew past Kynance Cove between 11:30-12:30. Cory’s Shearwater (9), Great Shearwater (6), Balearic Shearwater (9) and Sooty Shearwater (6) flew past Lizard Point between 16:30 & 18:00

Scillonian CrossingCory’s Shearwater (10), Sabine’s Gull (2) and Storm Petrel (10) from Scillonian III this afternoon

HayleOsprey at Hayle Estuary RSPB this afternoon. Curlew Sandpiper and Little Stint (2 juv) at Hayle Estuary RSPB from Lelant Saltings

LelantBlack Tern (8), Little Tern (24) and Arctic Tern (5) at Porth Kidney Sands

Saltash Black Tern (ad) and Spotted Redshank at Kingsmill Lake from 2nd Hide at China Fleet Club

RameBalearic Shearwater (177) past Rame Head between 07:00-12:30hrs

Gorran HavenSooty Shearwater (8), Balearic Shearwater (14), Manx Shearwater (25), Pomarine Skua, Great skua and Sandwich Tern flew past between 0915-1045hrs (Thanks D.Payne)

NewquayBalearic Shearwater flew  past Towan Head

PadstowBarn Owl (3) near Padstow farm shop this evening (Thanks S.Grose)

St Columb MajorSwift flew over (Thanks D.Dennis)

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