Thursday (28/10)

Lesser Scaup – The first-winter bird was still on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Blyth’s Reed Warbler – An Acrocephalus warblernear Shooter’s Pool, Lower Moors was thought by some observers to be this species.

Spotted Sandpiper – 1 still at Watermill Cove.

Hoopoe – 1 still at Popplestone, Bryher.

Olive-backed Pipit – 1 again in the weedy field next to Nowhere allotment.

Richard’s Pipit – 1 still in the grassy field on High Lanes.

Red-breasted Flycatcher – 1 still in the glade next to Rosemary Cottage, Sandy Lane.

Woodlark – 1 still on the Sunnyside Farm Trail.

Snow Bunting – 4 still at Deep Point, 1 Toll’s Island and what may have been this bird was seen on the kelp pit rocks at Pelistry.

Spotted Redshank – on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Yellow-browed Warbler – 2 on Porth Hellick Loop Trail, 2 in Lower Moors, 2 Holy Vale, 1 near the cadet hut on the Garrison and 1 Carn Gwaval.

Siberian Chiffchaff – 2 in Lower Moors, 1 Holy Vale and 1 at Periglis, St. Agnes.

Whooper Swan – 6 still on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Pale-bellied Brent Goose – 5 off the Blockhouse, Tresco.

Pink-footed Goose – 2 on the Great Pool, Tresco, also seen on Bryher Pool.

Purple Sandpiper – 1 on Crab’s Ledge, South Beach, Tresco.

Pochard – 1 on the Great Pool, Tresco.

Eider – 1 on Rock near Diamond Ledge. Green Island, Samson.

Lapwing – 1 on Bryher.

Kingfisher – 1 Old Town Bay.

Skylark – 5 on St. Martin’s.

Cetti’s Warbler – 1 at Shooter’s Pool.

Garden Warbler – 1 on the Dead Pine Walk on the Garrison.

Redwing – Most have moved on, the only reports were 15 on Bryher and 1 Old Town.

Black Redstart – 2 Porth Cressa and 3 on St. Agnes.

Spotted Flycatcher – 1 in the cricket pitch elms, St. Martin’s.

White Wagtail – 1 on St. Martin’s.

Brambling – 3 on Sunnyside Farm Trail, 1 in the allotment at Nowhere and 2 at Little Arthur Farm, St. Martin’s.

Siskin – 150 St. Martin’s, 10 on Bryher and 4 on Sunnyside Farm Trail.

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