Monday 5th October 2015 IoS Bird Sightings

Red-throated Pipit – 1 on was again Airfield.

Pectoral Sandpiper – A juvenile still on Porth Hellick Pool.

Garganey – A juvenile on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Great Spotted Woodpecker – 1 flew over Newford duck Pond.

Lapland Bunting – 3 still on the Airfield.

Yellow-browed Warbler – 1 Lower Moors, 1 Newford Duck Pond, 2 Holy Vale, 1 Higher Moors, 1 Old Town Churchyard and 1 Borough Farm, Tresco.

Firecrest – 8 on St. Mary’s.

Red-throated Diver – The summer-plumage was still in Porth Hellick Bay.

Jack Snipe – 1 Lower Moors and 1 Tresco.

Black Redstart – 1 was at Jackson’s Hill before moving to Porth Mellon.

Wigeon – 7 on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Pintail – A female on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Shoveler – 2 on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Little Grebe – 1 on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Whimbrel – 1 Bar Point.

Knot – 1 Tresco.

Merlin – 1 Golf Course, 1 Porth Hellick and 2 Higher Moors.

Lesser Whitethroat – 1 Longstone.

Spotted Flycatcher – 1 Telegraph and 4 on Bryher.

Pied Flycatcher – 1 on the Garrison and 1 at Newford Duck Pond.

Redstart – 1 Holy Vale, 1 Tresco and 2 Bryher.

Whinchat – 1 Higher Moors and 1 Bryher.

Yellow Wagtail – 2 on the Airfield, 1 Lower Moors, 1 Higher Moors and 1 Porth Hellick.

White Wagtail – 1 Porthcressa, 1 Deep Point and 6 St. Agnes.

Tree Pipit – 1 flew over the Municipal Dump.