Tuesday 8th October 2013 IoS Bird Sightings

The highlights of Tuesday’s log were:

Arctic Warbler – 1 still at Newford Duck Pond.

Purple Heron – 1 still at Lower Moors visiting.

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

Rose-coloured Starling – 1 on Bryher and 1 on St. Agnes.

Bluethroat – 1 still in Lower Moors.

Common Rosefinch – 1 still on Bryher.

Spotted Crake – 1 still in Lower Moors. (more…)

Monday 7th October 2013 IoS Bird Sightings

The highlights from Monday’s log were:

Grey-cheeked Thrush – 1 seen at in Old Town Churchyard at 10:10 but not seen subsequently.

Arctic Warbler – 1 at Newford Duck Pond.

Purple Heron – 1 still at Lower Moors visiting.

Little Bunting – 1 Newford Duck Pond and 1 on Bryher.

Short-toed Lark – 1 St. Agnes.

Rose-coloured Starling – 1 on Bryher.

Bluethroat – 1 Lower Moors.

Common Rosefinch – 1 on Bryher and 1 on Carn Friars Farm.

Icterine Warbler – 1 in the fruit cage, St. Agnes. (more…)

Sunday 6th October 2013 IoS Bird Sightings

Todays highlights include:

Arctic Warbler – 1 at Newford Duck Pond.

Purple Heron – 1 still at Lower Moors visiting Porth Hellick briefly in the afternoon.

Subalpine Warbler – 1 St. Agnes.

Short-toed Lark – 1 on the airfield and 1 St. Agnes.

Rose-coloured Starling – 1 on St. Agnes.

Bluethroat – 1 Lower Moors.

Spotted Crake – 1 Lower Moors. (more…)

Saturday 5th October 2013 IoS Bird Sightings

Highlights form the first Bird Log of the year were

Arctic Warbler – 1 at Newford Duck Pond.

Purple Heron – 1 still at Lower Moors visiting Porth Hellick briefly in the afternoon.

Subalpine Warbler – 1 St. Agnes.

Short-toed Lark – 1 St. Agnes.

Bluethroat – 1 Lower Moors.

Barred Warbler – 1 St. Agnes.

Spotted Crake – The first of the year was seen on Shooters’ Pool, Lower Moors. (more…)