Saturday 17th October 2009 IoS Bird Reports

St. Mary’s – A COMMON ROSEFINCH in the Dump/Carn Gwaval area, 2 Lapland Buntings on the Golf Course, Wryneck Porth Minnick and 13 Golden Plover on the airfield. The 10 Whooper Swans flew over Longstone at 08:15 and only 2 were left on Porth Hellick Pool later. 5 Common Scoter were in the Roads, 4 Jack Snipe were at Shooters’ Pool, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit and a Spotted Flycatcher were at Porthloo. A Woodcock was on Peninnis, 2 Lesser Redpolls were at Porth Hellick, 2 Lapwing flew over Kittydown and one flew over Longstone. Also on the island were 3 Mediterranean Gulls, 6 Black Redstarts, 4 Common Redstarts, 3 Ring Ouzels, 2 Yellow-browed Warblers and 13 Firecrests.

Tresco Red-Breasted Flycatcher, Lapland Bunting, 9 Wigeon, 3 Pochard, 2 Pintail, 3 Golden Plover, 2 Black Redstarts and 2 Brambling.

St. AgnesRose-coloured Starling, 5 Whooper Swans, Wryneck, Richard’s Pipit, Black Redstart, Ring Ouzel and 4 Firecrests.

St. Martin’s*RADDE’S WARBLER* , Little Bunting and Yellow-browed Warbler.

BryherRose-coloured Starling and Snow Bunting.

Samson – 4 Spoonbills and 4 Shelducks.

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