Tuesday 22nd October 2013 IoS Bird Sightings

PALLID SWIFT – 1 flew over the riding stables at Pelistry, the over Carreg Dhu Gardens and ended up on St. Agnes.

SORA RAIL – 1 still on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Short-toed Lark – 1 still on St. Agnes.

Spotted Crake – 1 still in Lower Moors.

Yellow-browed Warbler – 10 on St. Mary’s, 2 on St. Agnes and 3 on Tresco.

Snow Bunting – 2 on the Garrison.

Firecrest – 2 Carreg Dhu Gardens,1 Watermill, 1Porth Hellick Loop, 1 Rosehill and 1 St. Martin’ .

Garganey – 1 still on Tresco.

Common Scoter – 2 off Pelistry.

Spoonbill – 2 on Green Island and then feeding on Samson.

Merlin – 1 at Porth Mellon and 1 on St. Agnes.

Golden Plover – 1 flying over St. Mary’s.

Black-tailed Godwit – 1 Tresco.

Whimbrel – 2 Bar Point and 1 Tresco.

Mediterranean Gull – A 1st-winter was at Morning Point and adults were on Tresco and St. Martin’s.

Kingfisher –1 Lower Moors and 1 Pendrathen.

Black Redstart – 3 Porthloo, 2 Borough Farm, 1 Telegraph, 1 on Bryher and 1 on St. Agnes.

Whinchat – 1 Porth Hellick Loop and 1 on Tresco.

Pied Flycatcher – 1 still on St. Agnes.

Lesser Redpoll – 1 on Tresco.

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