Sightings - Monday 13th February 2012





Dunlin at Lyme Regis, © Roger Boswell
Further investigation by Roger Boswell at Lyme Regis today reveal that the possible Spotted Sandpiper he photographed on Sunday was, in fact, a dunlin. Well done Roger for your persistency.

Spoonbill - 14 Holes Bay, 5 Swineham Point
Bittern - 2 Hatch Pond
Smew - drake Christchurch Harbour, 2 Swineham GPs
Velvet Scoter - 1 West Bexington
Long-tailed Duck - Mudeford
Ring-necked Duck - 2 Chard Junction
Spotted Sandpiper - 1 Stanpit Marsh
Spotted Redshank - 1 Stanpit Marsh
Great Skua - Portland
Hen Harrier - 1 Southwell, 2 Swineham Point
Hume's Warbler - Littlesea

Wren, Throop Mill  © Lorne Bissell