Sunday 18th September 2011 IoS Bird Reports

St. Mary’s – The *Northern Waterthrush* and the *Black and White Warbler* were both still in the woods between Lower Moors and Old Town, both showed well at times for some, they were both very mobile and you had to have the luck to be in the right place at the right time! 2 Pectoral Sandpipers were on Porth Hellick Pool, the juvenile Woodchat Shrike was still on the Garrison, the Bee-eater was still in the Newford/Watermill/Borough Farm area and 4 Buff-breasted Sandpipers and a Dotterel were still on the airfield. The Solitary Sandpiper was still at Newford Duck Pond, where a juvenile Blue-winged Teal was discovered.

St. Agnes – The Baird’s Sandpiper and 2 Pectoral Sandpipers were on the Big Pool, 4 Lapland Buntings were on Wingletang, 3 Grey Phalaropes flew east past Horse Point and 3 Brent Geese were on the sea.

Tresco – 5 Pectoral Sandpipers were on the Great Pool.

Bryher – A Wryneck.

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