Monday 31st October 2016 IoS Bird Sightings

Lesser Whitethroat (A.Hannington)

Lesser Whitethroat (A.Hannington)

St. Mary’s – A Blyth’s Pipit was found late afternoon in the horse field at the junction of McFarland’s down and Pungies Lane, it then flew off towards Content Farm, also there were 3 Lapwings. 4 Yellow-browed Warblers were at Newford Duck Pond, the 2 Black-necked Grebes were still in Town Bay and a Woodlark was at Tremelethen. 6 Black Redstarts were at Carn Leh and another was at the end of Peninnis. 2 Lesser Whitethroats and a Siskin were trapped & ringed at Porth Hellick.

Tresco – The Olive-backed Pipit, the 2 Little Buntings and a Yellow-browed Warbler were at Borough Farm and another 5 Yellow-browed Warblers were along Pool Road.

Bryher – 3 Yellow-browed Warblers, 2 Black Redstarts and 2 Mistle Thrushes.

Green Island, Samson – 4 Spoonbills.

Siskin (A.Hannington)

Siskin (A.Hannington)