Tuesday 19th August 2014 IoS Bird Sightings

St. Mary’s – A Corn Bunting ( a very scarce bird on Scilly) was calling over fields below the Golf Course. 14 Greenshanks, a Redshank, a Green Sandpiper and 5 Sand Martins were on Porth Hellick Pool. 2 Dunlins and an early Common Snipe were on the pool in Lower Moors.

Tresco – The Pectoral Sandpiper & the Ruff were still present, and also on the island were 4 Teal, 3 Wigeon, a Common Buzzard, 15 Greenshanks, 4 Redshanks, a Green Sandpiper, 4 Sand Martins and a White Wagtail.

St. Agnes – A Ruff, a Common Swift, 2 Sand Martins and 6 Wheatears.

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