Monday 26th June to Monday 3rd July 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

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No reports for Tuesday (27/06), Wednesday (28/06) and Friday (30/06).

Monday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – A Common Sandpiper was at Halangy Point.

Tresco – 2 drake Tufted Ducks were on Abbey Pool.

At sea – 40+ European Storm-petrels were seen on the short-range evening pelagic trip.

Thursday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – 2 Common Swifts were over Porth Hellick Pool.

At sea – 2 Sooty Shearwaters were seen from the Scillonian III on the return trip from St. Mary’s to Penzance.

Saturday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – A Common Swift was over Porth Hellick Pool.

Sunday’s birds were:

Bryher – A Yellow Wagtail and a Hooded Crow.

Inter-island waters – A Little Egret was in Tresco Channel.

Monday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – A Hobby was over Hugh Town quay and a Greenshank was on Porth Hellick Pool.

At sea – A the short-range evening pelagic trip produced 50+ European Storm-petrels, 3 Wilson’s Storm-petrels, a Great Shearwater, 2 Ocean Sunfish, 2 Blue Sharks and 6 Common Dolphins.