Tuesday 18th October 2016 IoS Bird Sightings

A selection from Tuesday’s log call:

Woodlark (M.Goodey)

Woodlark (M.Goodey)

Little Bunting – 1 on St. Martin’s and 1 at Browarth, St. Agnes.

Short-toed Lark – 1 on the Airfield.

Pallas’s Warbler – 1 briefly at Shooters’ Pool

Barred Warbler – 1 Deep Point.

Woodlark – 1 in a field between Borough Farm and Watermill Lane.

Wryneck – 1 Peninnis, 1 Porth Minnick and 1 Gugh.

Great Spotted Woodpecker – 1 Holy Vale.

Firecrest – 6 on St. Mary’s.

Yellow-browed Warbler – 18 on St. Mary’s, 5 on Bryher, 2 on St. Agnes and 5 on St. Martin’s.

Lapland Bunting – 2 on Peninnis.

Snow Bunting – 1 on Peninnis and 5 on Bryher.

Black-necked Grebe – 2 in Town Bay.

Balearic Shearwater – 4 off Kettle Point, Tresco.

Merlin – 1 Watermill.

Osprey – 1 Bryher and then on Teän.

Common Scoter – 5 in the Roads.

Great Northern Diver – 1 in Porthcressa Bay and 1 off Innisidgen,

Golden Plover – 3 on the Airfield.

Grey Plover – 5 on St. Martin’s.

Whimbrel – 1 Watermill and 1 St. Agnes.

Woodcock – 1 Watermill.

Jack Snipe – 1 Shooters’ Pool, 1 Lower Moors, 4 Porth Hellick and 1 Bryher.

Mediterranean Gull – 1 Peninnis and 1 on St. Agnes.

Kingfisher – 1 Old Town, 1 in the Harbour and 1 St. Agnes.

Garden Warbler – 1 Airfield.

Lesser Whitethroat – 1 Higher Moors.

Ring Ouzel – 1 Peninnis, 1 St. Martin’s and 2 on Bryher.

Spotted Flycatcher – 1 St. Agnes.

Pied Flycatcher – 1 St. Agnes.

Black Redstart – 9 on St. Mary’s4 on St. Martin’s 1 on Bryher and 2 on St. Agnes.

Common Redstart – 1 Porth Minnick, 1 Old Town and 2 St. Agnes.

Whinchat – 4 on St. Mary’s, 2 on St, Agnes, 2 on Gugh and 3 Bryher.

Tree Pipit – 1 Bryher