Sunday 26th to Thursday 30th November 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

Sunday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – The Red Kite was seen over Higher Moors and Kittydown, 6 Golden Plovers were on Porth Hellick Beach and a Great Spotted woodpecker & 2 Siberian Chiffchaffs were in Holy Vale.

Monday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – The Water Pipit was still on Porth Hellick Beach.

Tuesday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – The Water Pipit was still on Porth Hellick Beach, a male Ring Ouzel was in a field at Maypole Triangle, and the Red Kite was seen over Higher Lanes.

Samson – The 2 Spoonbills were still on Green Island.

Wednesday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – The Water Pipit was still on Porth Hellick Beach, the male Ring Ouzel was still in a field at Maypole Triangle, single Siberian Chiffchaffs were at Lower Moors & Porth Hellick and the 2 Black-necked Grebes & the Red-breasted Merganser were still in Hugh Town Harbour.

Thursday’s birds were:

Bryher – A Snowy Owl was photographed by a non-birder on Shipman Head Down.