Wednesday 9th September 2009 IoS Bird Reports

St. Mary’sBUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (2) on the Golf Course, moving to the Airfield in the evening.A juvenile RED-BACKED SHRIKE and a MELODIOUS WARBLER in fields between Old Town and Porth Minnick. ICTERINE WARBLER on the Garrison. A GOLDEN ORIOLE was in Lower Moors before flying off towards Parting Carn.
An island wide influx of Meadow Pipits and Pied Flycatcher. There was also an increase in common migrants including Spotted Flycatchers and at least 2 Common Redstarts. Kingfisher and Grey Wagtail at Porth Hellick Pool.

TrescoLapland Bunting on Pool Road and PECTORAL SANDPIPER on Abbey Pool

St. Agnes – ICTERINE WARBLER in Barnaby Lane

Gugh– An Icterine/Melodious Warbler

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