Wednesday 29th September 2010 IoS Bird Reports

St. Mary’s – The Spotted Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Little Grebe and a Whinchat were at Porth Hellick. 2 Ring Ouzel were at Carn Friars, a Yellow-Bowed Warbler was in Holy Vale and a Mediterranean Gull was on Taylor’s Island, Porthloo. A Grasshopper Warbler was in a field near Lower Moors, Firecrests were seen at Rocky Hills & in the Garrison Pines and Wrynecks were in Lower Moors and near Deep Point. A Warbler sp. near the Tennis Courts on the Garrison is thought to be either Icterine or Melodious but has not been seen well enough to identify it.

Tresco – 6 Mediterranean Gulls and 4 Turtle Doves.

St. Agnes – 10 Lapland Buntings.

St. Martin’s – A Hen Harrier, a Marsh Harrier, 2 Golden Plover, a Pied Flycatcher and a Spotted Flycatcher.

Bryher – A Wryneck and a Great Skua.

Samson – A Spoonbill and 7 Bar-tailed Godwits.

Annet – A Short-eared Owl.

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