Monday 24th April 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

Tresco – The 2 Black-winged Stilts that flew from Lower Moors yesterday were relocated on Simpson’s Field, where there were also 5 Common Sandpipers. A male Common Redstart was at New Grimsby, a Blue-headed Wagtail was with cattle in a field along Pool Road and 2 Common Pochard were on the Great Pool.

St. Mary’s – The female Little Bittern was still in Lower Moors, a Short-toed Lark was on Peninnis, a Black Redstart was on the Golf Course, and a male Golden Oriole & a Wood Warbler were in Watermill Cove.

Bryher – A Common Sandpiper, a Merlin, 2 Tree Pipits, 2 Ring Ouzels, a Whinchat, a Wood Warbler, a Grasshopper Warbler and 4 Common Whitethroats