Sunday 8th August 2010 IoS Bird Reports

St. Agnes – 20 Sanderling, 2 Common Sandpiper and a Dunlin.

Tresco – A Dunlin and a Sunfish north of the island.

Samson – The Spoonbill was still present.

Teän – A Whimbrel, 60+ Curlew and a Greenshank.

There were still at least 4 Basking Shark in inter-island waters.

Birders on a daytime pelagic saw the first Great Shearwater of the year, also seen were 70+ European Storm-petrel, 3+ Sooty Shearwater,4 Great Skua and 2 Minke Whale.

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