Wednesday 30th September 2015 IoS Bird Sightings

St Agnes – The RED-EYED VIREO and Yellow-browed warbler were still present.

St Mary’s – The Pectoral Sandpiper and a Jack Snipe were on Porth Hellick Pool and 7 Firecrests were seen around the island. A Snow Bunting was on Little Porth, a Whimbrel was at Helvear, a Yellow-browed Warbler was at Newford, a Jack Snipe was at Lower Moors and a Spotted Flycatcher was on the Garrison. A noteworthy sighting was 11 Canada Geese flying over Porth Hellick, which with the three resident birds there gives a total of 14 birds, a high count for Scilly.

Gugh – 2 Wrynecks

Bryher – A Golden Plover, 3 Spotted Flycatchers, 2 Pied Flycatchers, 2 Common Redstarts, 2 Whinchats and a Yellow-browed Warbler.