Thursday 18th and Friday 19th May 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

Thursday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – The female Little Bittern, a Golden Oriole and a Lesser Redpoll were at Lower Moors. The Woodchat Shrike was still on Porth Hellick Down and then flew to fields behind the hides at Porth Hellick. A female Marsh Harrier flew over the airfield.

Friday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – The female Little Bittern was still in Lower Moors and the Night Heron flew from Porth Hellick towards Holy Vale. The female Marsh Harrier flew over Rocky Hills and Lower Moors.

Bryher – A Black-tailed Godwit.