Thursday 27th April 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

Tresco – The 2 Black-winged Stilts were still on the Great Pool and the first Lesser Whitethroat of the year was also on the island.

St. Mary’s – The Short-toed Lark was still showing well on Peninnis, a Golden Oriole flew through Porth Hellick and a Ring Ouzel was on Porth Hellick Down. A Whinchat was at Lower Moors, a Great Northern Diver was in Old Town Bay, 12 Whimbrels were on Porthloo Beach and 4 were on Normandy Down.

St. Martin’s – 10 Whimbrels.

St. Agnes – A Whimbrel.

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