Monday 15th September 2014 IoS Bird Sightings

St. Mary’s – 11 Greenshanks & a Kingfisher were at Porth Hellick, a Wryneck, a Whinchat & a Lesser Whitethroat were at Carn Friars, 2 Firecrests were in Holy Vale, 2 Yellow Wagtails were in High Lanes, 6 Mediterranean Gulls were at Porthloo, 1 was in Porthcressa Bay and 1 was at Bar Point, were there was also an Arctic Tern. A Ruff was in Lower Moors.

Tresco – An Ortolan Bunting, a Spotted Crake, 2 Little Stints, 34 Greenshanks, 2 Spotted Redshanks, a Green Sandpiper, a Common Sandpiper’ 2 Ruff, a Little Grebe, a Black Tern, 6 Spotted Flycatchers, 3 Whinchats, a Common Redstart, 4 Yellow Wagtails.

Bryher – 2 Little Stints, a Mediterranean Gull, a Wryneck, 6 Spotted Flycatchers, 3 Whinchats, 2 Pied Flycatchers and Lapland Bunting.

St. Agnes – 5 Curlew Sandpipers, 2 Little Stints, an Osprey, a Tree Pipit and a Garden Warbler.

St. Martin’s – A Wryneck, a Whinchat and a Wood Warbler.

Pelagic trip – 15 European Storm-petrels, a Sooty Shearwater, a Mediterranean Gull, a Great Skua, and 3 Arctic Terns

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