Wednesday 26th April 2016 IoS Bird Sightings

St. Mary’s – The female Little Bittern was still in Lower Moors, where there were also 2 Whinchats. A Golden Oriole flew from Porth Hellick towards Porth Hellick House, a Pied Flycatcher was on the Garrison and the Short-toed Lark & a Ring Ouzel were still on Peninnis.

St. Agnes – 13 Whimbrels, a Merlin and 2 Ring Ouzels.

St. Martin’s – 10+ Whimbrels and a Grasshopper Warbler.

TrescoPochards have bred again, there were 4 drakes, 3 females and 3 young on the Great Pool.