Monday 2nd October 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

A selection from Monday’s log call:

Cliff Swallow – 1 Over the Great Pool and then on the Abbey.

Isabelline Wheatear – 1 on St. Mary’s Airfield.

Bee-eater – 3 in the Abbey Gardens, Tresco.

American Golden Plover – 1 still on Airfield/Porth Hellick Beach.

Pectoral Sandpiper – 1 on Porth Hellick Pool.

Lapland Bunting – 1 on Wingletang, St. Agnes.

Wryneck – 1 on Peninnis and 1 at the junction of Pungies Lane and MacFarland’s Down.

Yellow-browed Warbler – 1 at Maypole, 1 at Trenoweth and 1 on Bryher.

Firecrest – 3 at Telegraph, 1 at Kittydown and 2on St. Agnes.

Wood Warbler – 1 on St. Agnes.

Pink-footed Goose – 6 Tresco.

Brent Goose – 2 Porthcressa Bay.

Pintail – A drake on Abbey Pool, Tresco.

Little Grebe – 1 on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Common Buzzard – 1 on Tresco.

Golden Plover – 2 on the Airfield.

Jack Snipe – 1 on Lower Moors Pool.

Little Stint – 1 on Simpson’s Field, Tresco.

Mediterranean Gull – 2 Morning Point and 1 in Tresco Channel.

Turtle Dove – 1 Normandy and 1 on St. Agnes.

Garden Warbler – 1 Kittydown.

Spotted Flycatcher – 1 in Old Town Churchyard and 6 on St. Agnes.

Pied Flycatcher – 1 Trenoweth, 1 St. Martin’s and 3 St. Agnes.

Whinchat – 2 at Salakee, 2 Old Town, 1 Peninnis, 1 on St. Martin’s and 4 on Tresco.

Yellow Wagtail – 6 Lower Moors.

White Wagtail – 3 0n the airfield, 6 on Simpson’s Field, Tresco and 1 on St. Martin’s.