Sightings - Wednesday 27th February 2013

Eider -1 Portland Harbour
Great Northern Diver - 1 in Weymouth Bay
Spoonbill - 8 at Holmebridge
Bittern - 2 at Lodmoor
Golden Plover - 15+ at Winterborne Stickland
Purple Sandpiper - 7 at Portland Bill
Spotted Redshank - 1 Holes Bay
Greenshank -1 Holes Bay
Iceland Gull - 1 at Radipole
Black Redstart - 2 at Portland Bill
Firecrest - 2 Hengistbury Head, 1 Durlston, 1 at the PC World Drain, Poole

Late news from yesterday: a Yellow-legged Gull was at Lodmoor and 18 Ruff were seen at the Avon Causeway.

Barn Owl at Winterborne Stickland © Will Bown

Mediterranean Gull in Poole Park © Lorne Bissell