Todays Birding highlights on the Isles of Scilly include:
St Mary’s – BITTERN on Porth Hellick Pool late morning then flew high to east and out of view. YB Warbler still at Newford Duckpond this morning. Whinchat at west end of Holy Vale this afternoon. Black Redstart (2) on Porthloo Beach.
St Martins – Raven (2) over day mark early afternoon. Merlin (2) flew from St Martin’s across Crow Sound late morning.
Eastern Isles – Purple Sandpiper and Fulmar (3) on Hanjague early afternoon.