Cory’s Shearwater

Calonectris diomedeaAderyn-Drycin CoryOccasional visitor

Cory’s Shearwater – 2007

Calonectris diomedea – Aderyn-Drycin Cory – Occasional visitor The Cory’s Shearwater breeds in several places around the Mediterranean, in Portugal and on the sub tropical islands of the east Atlantic. It is migratory outside the breeding season, many then occurring in the Bay of Biscay, regularly penetrating as far as Cornwall and occasionally appearing in […]

Cory’s Shearwater – 1994

Calonectris diomedea – Aderyn-Drycin Cory – Occasional visitor The first to be recorded was seen about 20 km west of Strumble Head from the Fishguard to Rosslare ferry on 25 September 1965 (J.W. Donovan). Single birds have since been seen at the following locations: South Bishop on 22 February 1976; St Ann’s Head on 12 […]