Joe Pender Wildlife Photography

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Common Scoter



I found this common scoter near Carn Morval St Mary's on Sunday.

Little Stint



This Little stint was on Tean on Thursday .

Friday, 9 September 2016

A selection of photos from the last week


Cory & Great Shearwater

                                                                 Great Shearwater

Cory Shearwater


Great Shearwaters 
 

Cory Shearwaters
 




Great Shearwater


 
Storm Petrel
Arctic Tern

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

American Cliff Swallow










This American Cliff Swallow was found at Porthellick this morning the 10th British record and the 5th for scilly.

Monday, 5 September 2016

Lesser Yellowlegs







This Lesser Yellowlegs was spotted flying in off the sea at Deep point and landed at Porthellick Pool to join the Temminck's Stint,Lesser yellowlegs breeding habitat is clearings near ponds in the boreal forest region from Alaska to Quebec. 
They migrate to the Gulf coast of the United States and south to South America.
This species is a regular vagrant to western Europe, and the odd bird has wintered in Great Britain.

Saturday, 3 September 2016

Temminck's Stint






This Temminck's Stint was at Porth-Hellick this morning , it was found by Bob Flood on Tuesday 
the 14th record for Scilly.