Thursday 13th and Friday 14th April 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

Thursday’s birds were:

St. Martin’s – The Rock Thrush was still at Bread & Cheese Cove and there was also a Ring Ouzel on the island.

St. Mary’s – The first Cuckoo of the year was at Rosehill, 2 Ring Ouzels were on Helvear and another was on the Golf Course, where there was also a Jackdaw.

St. Agnes – The male Pied Flycatcher was still at Covean.

Inter-island waters – A Great Northern Diver was in The Roads.

Friday’s birds were:

St. Martin’s – The Rock Thrush was still at Bread & Cheese Cove and a Ring Ouzel was at Upper Town.

St. Agnes – The male Pied Flycatcher was still at Covean and 2 Ring Ouzels were on Wingletang Down

St. Mary’s – 5 Whimbrels were off Porth Hellick, the Jackdaw was still on the Golf Course and a Siskin was at Trenoweth.

Bryher – A Common Sandpiper, a Merlin and a late Redwing.