Saturday 5th August 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

St. Mary’s – The first returning Northern Wheatear of the autumn was seen on Porth Hellick Down and a Mediterranean Gull was at Porthloo.

St. Agnes – 10 Curlews a Turnstone and a Common Sandpiper were on Browarth.

At sea – The highlights of a fairly quiet daytime pelagic trip were:  2 Wilson’s Storm-petrels, a Sooty & a Great Shearwater and 3 Great Skuas.