Friday 15th April 2011 IoS Bird Reports

St. Mary’s – 4 Woodchat Shrikes, 2 males on Salakee Down, a male at Deep Point and a female at Mount Todden. 2 possibly 3 Hoopoes, 1 on the Garrison, 1 at Mount Todden and what may have been a third bird over airport Lane at 07:10. 3 Great Northern Divers, 1 in the Roads and 2 off Deep Point. A Bee-eater over MacFarland’s Down and a female Marsh Harrier over Longstone. 5 Grasshopper Warblers, 1 at Maypole, 1 at Giants’ Castle, 1 on Porth Hellick Loop, 1 at Salakee and 1 in Lower Moors. 2 Wood Warblers, 1 at Maypole and 1 at Porth Hellick.

Tresco – A Bee-eater, probably the bird seen earlier on St. Mary’s.

Samson – A Spoonbill on Green Island.

St. Agnes – A male Pied flycatcher and 3 ring Ouzels.

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