Wednesday 16th August 2017 IoS Bird Sightings

St. Mary’s – The Lapwing & Common Sandpiper were still on Porth Hellick Pool and 2 Green Sandpipers a Greenshank & a Redshank were on Lower Moors Pool.

Bryher – 3 Dunlins, a Hooded Crow and the first Pied Flycatcher of the autumn.

At sea – A Cory’s, a Great & 5 Sooty Shearwaters and 5 European Storm-petrels were seen from the Scillonian III on the morning crossing from Penzance to St. Mary’s.