Sightings - Saturday 14th April 2012

Red-throated Diver - 3 Hengistbury Hd.
Manx Shearwaters - 8+ feeding off Portland Bill
Marsh Harrier - 1 fem. West Bexington, 1 in off the sea Portland Bill
Osprey - 1 northeast over Lytchett Bay, 1 Middlebere
Merlin - 1 Hengistbury Hd.
Black-winged Stilt - 1 still Abbotsbury Swannery
Jack Snipe - 1 West Bexington
Whimbrel - 13 over Lodmoor, 1 Stanpit Marsh
Green Sandpiper - 1 Lytchett Bay
Great Skua - 1 Portland Bill, 1 Durlston CP.
Pomarine Skua - 1 Portland Bill (1st of year)
Arctic Skua - 2 Portland Bill
Yellow Wagtail - 2 nr. Old Harry (Ballard Down), 1 over wick Hengistbury
Redstart - 1 fem Portland Bill, 1 Lodmoor, 1 Hengistbury Hd.
Whinchat - 1 Portland Bill (1st of year)
Ring Ouzel - 1 Barleycrates Portland
Grasshopper Warbler - 1 Barleycrates Portland
Reed Warbler - 9 Lodmoor, 1 Lytchett Bay
Sedge Warbler - 2 Lodmoor
Common Whitethroat - 1 West Bexington
Firecrest - 1 Portland Bill

Black-winged Stilt - Abbotsbury © Lorne Bissell