Thursday 6th to Saturday 8th April 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

Thursday’s birds were:

St . Mary’s – A Purple Heron was seen on Porth Hellick Pool and in Lower Moors.

Inter-island waters – 6 Great Northern Divers and a Sandwich Tern were in The Roads.

Friday’s birds were:

St . Mary’s – A Purple Heron was in Lower Moors and another flew past Deep Point.

St. Agnes – 2 Shovelers and 3 Sandwich Terns.

Bryher – A Merlin.

Inter-island waters – 12 Sandwich Terns were in Tresco Channel and a Ring Ouzel landed on one of the Association Boats between St. Mary’s and Tresco.

Saturday’s birds were:

St. Mary’s – One of the Purple Herons was still in Lower Moors and a Yellow Wagtail & a female Black Redstart were on the Garrison.

St. Martin’s – 3 Ring Ouzels were on The Plains.

Bryher – A Tree Pipit.