Sightings - Saturday 22nd January 2011


Bewick's Swan - 6 Longham Lakes
Scaup - 9 Arne
Long-tailed Duck - 2 off Brownsea Island, 1 off Shipstal Point
Eider - 1 Shell Bay
Smew - 3 Longham Lakes
Goosander - 1 Radipole
Red-necked Grebe - 1 Arne
Spoonbill - 6 Arne
Bittern - 2 Hatch Pond
Marsh Harrier - Radipole and Lodmoor
Hen Harrier - 1 Middlebere
Great Bustard - 2 wing-tagged birds, north of Moonfleet Manor
Purple Sandpiper - 4 Shell Bay
Spotted Redshank - Stanpit
Little Gull - Stour LNR
Mediterranean Gull - 295 (!) Pirate's Cove, The Fleet; 12 Stanpit
Waxwing - 10 Merley; 9 York Road, Broadstone
Black Redstart - Weston
Siberian Chiffchaff - 1 Clarence Rd, Easton
Great Grey Shrike - Coombe Heath

Great Bustards at Moonfleet © Brett Spencer

Little Gull at Stour LNR © Lorne Bissell