1. Sighting - Friday 7th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Balearic Shearwater – Portland 

    Osprey – Stanpit Christchurch 

    Marsh Harrier – Priory Marsh Christchurch

    5 Common Sandpiper – Stanpit Christchurch

    Greenshank – Stanpit  Christchurch

    Whimbrel – Stanpit Christchurch 

    Great Skua (Bonxie )- Portland

    3 Little Terns - Stanpit Christchurch

    Wryneck– Radipole this morning



  2. Sightings - 8th of August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Great White Egret – Longham Lakes

    Common Quail – Male calling at Kingdown

    Red Kite – Woodville North Dorset

    Honey Buzzard – heading West, viewed from East Lulworth and Wareham Channel

    Osprey – 3 viewed from Ham Common viewpoint over the Wareham Channel

    Northern Wheatear (female) Woodville

    Pied Flycatcher – Arne and Rushcombe, Corfe Mullen

    3 Spotted Flycatchers – Lamberts Castle

    Rose-coloured Starling – Ferrybridge on the roof of the Chesil Beach visitor Centre and at Wyke Regis

     

  3. Sightings Sunday 9th of August

    Dorset Birds

     Great White Egret - 1 at long ham Lakes, 1 at Lodmoor
    Cattle Egret - 5 Lychett Fields, 3 Abbotsbury
    Eurasian Spoonbill - 5 Brownsea Island
    Red Kite - 1 Powerstock Common
    Western Osprey - 1 Holten Lea early evening, 2 Ham Common this morning
    Curlew Sandpiper - Holes Bay
    Spotted Redshank - 1 Lychett Fields
    Greenshank - 14 Lychett fields
    Green sandpiper - 26 Lychett fields
    Common sandpiper - 1 Sturminster Marshall Gravel pits
    Whinchat - 2 at Ringstead
    Wheatear - 4 Ringstead, 5 Burton Breadstick, 3 St Aldhelms Head
    Spotted Flycatcher - 1 Ballard Down, 7 Arne, 2 Powerstock Common, feeding young
    Pied Flycatcher - 2 Ballard Down
    Crossbill - 7 Ringstead

    Dartford Warbler, Hengistbury Head © David Wareham

  4. Sightings - Monday 10th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Osprey - 1 over Southwell Portland, 1 Christchurch Harbour
    Wood Sandpiper -  1 Lodmoor
    Green Sandpiper - 5 Christchurch Harbour
    Spotted Redshank  - 1 Lytchett Fields
    Great Egret - 1 Arne
    Pied Flycatcher - 8 Portland, 2 Durlston CP, 1 Corfe Mullen

    Whimbrel
    Whimbrel copyright Clinton Whale

  5. Sightings - Sunday 9th August 2020

    Dorset Birds


     Great White Egret - 1 at Longham Lakes, 1 at Lodmoor
    Cattle Egret - 5 Lytchett Fields RSPB 3 Abbotsbury
    Eurasian Spoonbill - 5 Brownsea Island
    Red Kite - 1 Powerstock Common
    Western Osprey - 1 Holten Lee early evening, 2 Ham Common this morning
    Curlew Sandpiper - Holes Bay
    Spotted Redshank - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
    Greenshank - 14 Lytchett Fields RSPB
    Green sandpiper - 26 Lytchett Fields RSPB
    Common sandpiper - 1 Sturminster Marshall Gravel pits
    Whinchat - 2 at Ringstead
    Wheatear - 4 Ringstead, 5 Burton Bradstock, 3 St Aldhelms Head
    Spotted Flycatcher - 1 Ballard Down, 7 Arne, 2 Powerstock Common, feeding young
    Pied Flycatcher - 2 Ballard Down
    Crossbill - 7 Ringstead

    Dartford Warbler, Hengistbury Head © David Wareham

  6. Sightings - Saturday 8th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Great White Egret – Longham Lakes

    Common Quail – Male calling at Kingdown

    Red Kite – Woodville North Dorset

    Honey Buzzard – heading West, viewed from East Lulworth and Wareham Channel

    Osprey – 3 viewed from Ham Common viewpoint over the Wareham Channel

    Northern Wheatear (female) Woodville

    Pied Flycatcher – Arne and Rushcombe, Corfe Mullen

    3 Spotted Flycatchers – Lamberts Castle

    Rose-coloured Starling – Ferrybridge on the roof of the Chesil Beach visitor Centre and at Wyke Regis


  7. Sightings - Friday 7th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Balearic Shearwater – Portland 

    Osprey – Stanpit Christchurch 

    Marsh Harrier – Priory Marsh Christchurch

    5 Common Sandpiper – Stanpit Christchurch

    Greenshank – Stanpit  Christchurch

    Whimbrel – Stanpit Christchurch 

    Great Skua (Bonxie )- Portland

    3 Little Terns - Stanpit Christchurch

    Wryneck– Radipole this morning



  8. Sightings - Tuesday 11th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Ruff - 2 Stanpit
    Common Sandpiper - 17 Bridging Camp The Fleet, 6 Abbotsbury Swannery, 6 Lytchett Fields
    Greenshank - 11 Lytchett Fields
    Wood Sandpiper - 1 Lodmoor
    Pied Flycatcher - 2 Lambert's Castle, 1 Southwell

  9. Sightings - Wednesday 12th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Great Egret - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
    Osprey - 3 Wareham Channel
    Wood Sandpiper - 1 Lodmoor
    Greenshank - 15 Lytchett Fields
    Common Sandpiper - 10 Lytchett Fields
    Green Sandpiper - 12 Lytchett Fields
    AQUATIC WARBLER - 1 ringed at Lytchett Fields
    Spotted Flycatcher - 5 Lambert's Castle
    Pied Flycatcher - 3 Burton Bradstock
    Whinchat - 2 Cogden Beach

    Aquatic Warbler Lytchett Fields copyright Shaun Robson

  10. Sightings - Thursday 13th August 2020

    Dorset Birds

    Great Egret - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
    Balearic Shearwater - 6 Portland Bill
    Wood Sandpiper - 2 Lytchett Fields
    Greenshank - 12 Lytchett Fields
    Common Sandpiper - 7 Lytchett Fields
    Green Sandpiper - 27 Lytchett Fields
    Arctic Tern -1 Abbotsbury Swannery
    Common Whitethroat - 20 St Aldhelm's Head
    Spotted Flycatcher - 8 Lambert's Castle
    Pied Flycatcher -  1 Lambert's Castle