Sightings - Friday 10th April 2015

Scaup - 1 Longham Lakes
Garganey - 1 Christchurch Harbour
Black-Throated Diver - 1 St Aldhelm's Head
Red Kite - 1 Preston, 1 Wimborne.
Grey Plover - 1 Chesil, 2 Christchurch Harbour, 3 Herbury Gore   
Whimbrel - 1 Chesil, 2 Durlston NR, 1 St Aldhelm's Head.
Ruff - 1 Lytchett Bay, 1 Stanpit
Spotted Redshank - 1 Stanpit
Greenshank - 2 Stanpit.
Green Sandpiper - 1 Hampreston, 2 Radipole Lake
Great Skua - 1 St Aldhelm's Head, 2 Winspit
Arctic Skua - 2 Chesil, 5 St Aldhelm's Head
Puffin - 2 St Aldhelm's Head
Yellow Wagtail - 2 Durlston NR, 3 Hengistbury Head, 7 Portland Bill
Tree Pipit - 5 Portland Bill
Common Redstart - 1 Langton Herring, 10+ Isle of Portland, 1 Wick
Black Redstart - 1 Portland Bill
Ring Ouzel - 1 Durlston NR, 2 Hengistbury Head, 1 Portland Bill, 4+ Verne Common (Portland).
Grasshopper Warbler - 1 Durlston NR
Firecrest - 4 Abbotsbury, 1 Durlston NR, 1 Christchurch Harbour
Tree Sparrow - 2 Durlston NR.

Late news:  Osprey over Wimborne on 4th April.


Sand Martins at Hengistbury Head © Joe Murphy

Scaup at Longham © Lorne Bissell