Sightings - Monday 28th October 2013

Black Brant - 1 Poole Harbour mouth
Surf Scoter - 1 Chesil Cove
Long-Tailed Duck - 1 Portland Castle
Red-Necked Grebe - 1 Portland Castle
Storm Petrel - 6 Portland Bill
Spoonbill - 3 Middlebere
Hen Harrier - 1 Lytchett Bay, 1 Middlebere, 1 Swineham
Marsh Harrier - 1 Lytchett Bay
Merlin - 1 Durlston, 1 Swineham
Grey Phalarope - 1 Chesil Cove
Arctic Skua - 1 Portland Bill
Great Skua - 4 Portland Bill
Yellow-Legged Gull - 7 Middlebere, 1 Portland Bill Common
Arctic Tern - 1 Ferrybridge
Roseate Tern - 1 Christchurch Harbour
Grey Plover - 1 Ferrybridge
Ruff - 1 Bestwall
Green Sandpiper - 1 Middlebere
Spotted Redshank - 5 Brownsea Island
Greenshank - 1 Swineham
Jack Snipe - 1 Wick
Black Redstart - 1 Portland Bill, 1 Portland Castle
Pallas's Warbler - 1 briefly Southwell
Firecrest - 1 Durlston


Avocet at Brownsea Island © Lorne Bissell

Shoveler at Hengistbury Head © Joe Murphy