Sunday 11th October 2015 IoS Bird Sightings

Arctic Warbler (K.Webb)

Red-flanked Bluetail (K.Webb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red-flanked Bluetail – 1 showed well at Cove Vean. A video can be viewed on https://youtu.be/s75CHZed1Ok

Arctic Warbler – 1 Upper Broome, Garrison.

Dusky Warbler – 1 Upper Broome, Garrison.

Red-throated Pipit – 1 flew over Lower Moors Pool towards the Dump Clump.

Little Bunting – 3 in the Standing Stones Field, Lower Moors, 1 in a cove near Giant’s Castle and 1 on St. Agnes.

Short-toed Lark – 1 still on the Airfield.

Richard’s Pipit – 1 flew over Telegraph.

Serin – 1 Pelistry.

Red-breasted Flycatcher – 1 in the Parsonage, St. Agnes

Hawfinch – 1 Longstone.

Corncrake – 1 near Carn Gwaval.

Osprey – 1 Great Pool, Tresco, then over St. Mary’s and finally between Bryher & Tresco.

Red-backed Shrike – 1 at Browarth, St. Agnes and 1 at Little Arthur Farm, St. Martin’s.

Garganey – A juvenile on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Wryneck – 1 St. Agnes.

Snow Bunting -1 still at Giant’s Castle.

Yellow-browed Warbler – 11 on St. Mary’s and 1 Tresco.

Firecrest – 9 on St. Mary’s.

Pink-footed Goose – 2 still on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Jack Snipe – 1 Shooters’ Pool, 1 Lower Moors and 2 Porth Hellick Pool.

Black Redstart – 2 Little Porth, 1 on the Garrison, 1 Porth Hellick Down and 1 St. Agnes.

Wigeon – 11 on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Shoveler – 2 0n the Great Pool, Tresco.

Red-breasted Merganser – 1 Old Town Bay.

Little Grebe – 1 on the Great Pool, Tresco

Golden Plover – 1 on the Airfield.

Lapwing – 1 Telegraph.

Whimbrel – 1 Golf Course.

Mediterranean Gull – 1 at Porthcressa.

Merlin – Probably the same female was seen over Peninnis, Porth Hellick and the Garrison.

Garden Warbler – 1 Garrison, 1 Carn Friars, 1 Holy Vale and 1 on St. Agnes

Lesser Whitethroat – 1 Garrison, 1 Sandy Lane and 1 on St. Agnes.

Spotted Flycatcher – 1 Lower Moors, 1 Holy Vale, 1 Porthloo, 1 Tresco and 2 on St. Agnes.

Pied Flycatcher – 1 Watermill and 1 St. Agnes.

Common Redstart – 2 Porth Hellick, 1 Riding Stables and 1 St. Agnes.

Whinchat – 2 on Tresco and1 at Porth Hellick.

Yellow Wagtail – 2 over the Standing Stones Field, Lower Moors and 3 on Tresco.

Tree Pipit – 1 Garrison.

Brambling – The first of the autumn flew over Maypole.

Reed Bunting- 1 in the Standing Stones Field, Lower Moors.