Sightings - Monday 17th January 2011

Bewick's Swan - 8 west of Wareham bypass (viewed from Worgret Manor), 2 still at Tincleton (SY762919)
Barnacle Goose – 70+ Abbotsbury Swannery
Egyptian Goose - 2 Longham Lakes
Scaup – 20+ Abbotsbury Swannery
Velvet Scoter - 1 past Durlston
Smew - 4 still at Longham Lakes
Goosander - 3 Longham Lakes
Red-throated Diver - 16 Portland Bill, 11 Durlston
Black-throated Diver - 1 Weymouth Bay
Great Northern Diver - 5 Weymouth Bay, 1 Durlston
Sooty Shearwater - 1 off Portland Bill
Long-billed Dowitcher - 1 still at Lodmoor
Green Sandpiper - 1 Lodmoor, 1 Longham Lakes
Short-eared Owl – 1 at Wyke Down, near Sixpenny Handley
Waxwing - 47 at Charborough Road, Broadstone, 41 Tollerford Road, Canford Heath
Black Redstart - 1 Portland Bill, 1 Durlston
Firecrest - 1 Durlston
Great Grey Shrike – 1 near Sixpenny Handley (at SU005150)
Brambling - 15-20 in a garden in East Stour

Long-billed Dowitcher at Lodmoor © Lorne Bissell