Saturday 31st July 2021

Great Egret - 3 Lodmoor RSPB
Spotted Redshank - 4 Middlebere
Greenshank - 4 Middlebere, 6 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Common Sandpiper - 6 Abbotsbury Swannery
Whimbrel - 4 Lytchett Fields RSPB


Friday 30th July 2021


Great Egret - 1 Middlebere 
Greenshank- 8 Middlebere 
Balearic Shearwater - 1 past Branksome Chine, 1 past Hengistbury Head, 1 past Portland Bill (yesterday)

Thursday 29th July 2021

Common Sandpiper - 8 Abbotsbury, 2 east end of The Fleet, 2 Poole Park
Arctic Tern - 1 Brownsea Channel
Balearic Shearwater - 13 past Portland Bill (yesterday)

Wednesday 28th July 2021

Great Egret - 1 Middlebere
Common Sandpiper - 1 Holes Bay
Wood Sandpiper - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Arctic Tern - 1 Brownsea Channel


Tuesday 27th July 2021

Whimbrel - 4 Stanpit Marshes, 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Knot - 2 Abbotsbury Swannery
Curlew Sandpiper - 1 Brownsea Island lagoon
Common Sandpiper - 7 Abbotsbury Swannery, 3 Lytchett Fields RSPB, 3 Lodmoor RSPB
Green Sandpiper - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Wood Sandpiper - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB approach field pools
Roseate tern - 1 Poole Harbour seen from Brownsea Island Ferry
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Marsh Harrier - 3 Lodmoor RSPB
Wheatear - 1 Hengisbury Head (Crouch Hill)

Wood Sandpiper - Lytchett Fields RSPB ©Ian Ballam






Wood Sandpiper - Lytchett Fields RSPB ©Garry Hayman





Black-tailed Godwit - Lytchett Fields RSPB©Garry Hayman


Monday 26th July 2021

Grey Plover - 3 Brownsea Island
Knot - 1 Brownsea Island
Spoonbill - 2 Brownsea Island settled on the Tamrisk Island
Great White Egret - 2 Radipole RSPB
Osprey - 2 Poole Harbour CJ7 and 022
Little Owl - Portland Obs Quarry
Melodious Warbler - 1 Cogden seen early morning but no sign since

Stonechat - Wareham Forest



Sunday 25th July 2021

Sooty Shearwater - 1 Portland Bill seen 800m off the Bill from a boat
Osprey - 1 Rodden Hive
Honey Buzzard - 1 Oakdale (Poole) seen drifting North West
Marsh Harrier - 1 Juv St Aldhelms Head 

Great Spotted Woodpecker - Holme Lane 


 

Saturday 24th July 2021

Ringed Plover - 1 Lodmoor RSPB.
Whimbrel - 1 Ferrybridge.
Knot - 1 Lodmoor RSPB in summer plumage
Sanderling - 1 Ferrybridge.
Common Sandpiper - 6 Lodmoor RSPB, 2 Ferrybridge.
Black Guillemot - 1 Highcliffe (Christchurch) seen off the coastguards station but taken into care as looking unwell. 
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB at  the back of West Scrape
Osprey - 1 Broadwey flying NW towards Upwey
Grasshopper Warbler - 1 Stanpit Marsh Christchurch

Yesterday 
Snow Goose - 1 West Bexington
Yellow-legged Gull 1 Juv West Bexington
Red Kite - 1 West Bexington

Yellow-legged Gull - Swineham   © Garry Hayman





Friday 23rd July 2021

Greenshank - 10 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Whimbrel - 2 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Ruff - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Black Guillemot - 1 off Chewton Bunny (Christchurch)
Great White Egret - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB

Thursday 22nd July 2021

Common Sandpiper - 1 Silverlake, 1 Holes Bay
Knot - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Spoonbill - 3 Arne RSPB from Coombe Heath
Melodious Warbler - 1 briefly at Portland Bill this afternoon

Wednesday 21st July 2021

Whimbrel - 1 Brand's Bay
Curlew Sandpiper - 2 Brownsea Island Lagoon
Common Sandpiper - 5 Brownsea Island Lagoon, 1 Holes Bay
Greenshank - 5 Brownsea Island Lagoon
Great White Egret - 1 over Studland
Red Kite - 1 over Tidmoor (The Fleet)
Grasshopper Warbler - 1 Lytchett Bay

Tuesday 20th July 2021

Whimbrel - 1 Brand's Bay
Greenshank - 1 Stanpit
Yellow-legged Gull - 4 Portland Bill, 1 juvenile Stanpit
Balearic Shearwater - 1 Portland Bill
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Lytchett Bay
Red Kite - 1 over Middle Beach (Studland)
Grasshopper Warbler - 1 Portland Bill
Whinchat - 1 trapped & ringed at Portland Bill

Yesterday : 2 Green Sandpipers at Chard Junction GP

Monday 19th July 2021

Common Sandpiper - 4 Lodmoor RSPB
Green Sandpiper - 2 Lodmoor RSPB
Spotted Redshank - 1 over Portland Bill
Greenshank - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Yellow-legged Gull - 2 Portland Bill
Roseate Tern - 2 Ferrybridge
Great Skua - 1 Portland Bill
Red-throated Diver - 1 Portland Bill
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 over Christchurch Harbour
Great White Egret - 2 Lodmoor RSPB
Grasshopper Warbler - 2 trapped & ringed at Portland Bill, 1 Stanpit (by rusty boat)
Yellow Wagtail - 2 Lodmoor RSPB

Yesterday : a Quail was flushed by the footbridge at Ferrybridge

Jay at West Moors yesterday © Roy Nicklin

Buzzard, Woodville © John Bishop

Common Sandpiper, Lodmoor RSPB © Edmund Mackrill


Sunday 18th Jul 2021

Bar-tailed Godwit - 1 Stanpit Marsh
Sanderling - 6 Ferrybridge
Common Sandpiper - 1 Peveril Point, Swanage
Green Sandpiper - 6 Lytchett Fields
Roseate Tern - 4 Ferrybridge
Spoonbill - 1 Arne RSPB, 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Red Kite - 1 Bridport, flying East to West, over Symondsbury

Yesterday:

Brent Goose - 1 off Portland Bill
Whimbrel - 7 Fisherman's Bank, Christchurch
Arctic Tern, 1st Summer - Lodmoor RSPB


Saturday 17th July 2021

Common Crane - 4 seen flying South down Allen Valley by Horton Pub
Roseate Tern - 1 Ferrybridge, 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Balearic Shearwater - 1 Off Portland Bill 
Spoonbill - 1 Lytchett fields RSPB, 1 Abbotsbury Swannery seen Circling over & flying toward the Fleet
Ring-necked Parakeet - 1 see over Rodwell trail Weymouth
Grasshopper Warbler - 2 Trapped & ringed  at Lytchett Bay 


Friday 16th Jul 2021.

Whimbrel - 6 Christchurch Harbour, 1+ Ferrybridge, 3+ Poole Harbour
Knot - 1+ Ferrybridge.
Roseate Tern - 1 Ferrybridge.
Little Tern - 1 Christchurch Harbour.
Great White Egret - 1 Christchurch Harbour.
Wheatear - 1 juv Ferrybridge.

Mediterranean Gull, Ferrybridge © John Dadds















Common Tern, Ferrybridge © John Dadds















Peregrine © Robert Daw



















Little Egret, Ferrybridge © John Dadds


Thursday 15th July 2021

Balearic Shearwater - 3 Portland Bill
Great White Egret - 1 Stanpit Marsh
White Stork - 1 seen over Abbotsbury Swannery again today.
Spoonbill - 1 Holloway's Dock Christchurch Hbr.
Little Ringed Plover - 2 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Whimbrel - 2 Brand's Bay, 2 Holes Bay, 1 Stanpit Marsh
Knot - 1 Ferrybridge
Common Sandpiper - 3 Abbotsbury Swannery, 2 Stanpit Marsh
Green Sandpiper - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Greenshank - 1 Brand's Bay
Arctic Skua - 3 Portland Bill
Yellow-legged Gull - 2 Portland Bill
Sand Martin - 65N Abbotsbury Swannery
Wheatear - 1 juv Maiden Castle 

Common Whitethroat - Stanpit Marsh © Dave Hill


Wednesday 14th July 2021

Cattle Egret - 1 Butterstreet Cove Fleet
Great White Egret - 2 Lodmoor RSPB
White Stork - 1, Abbotsbury Swannery, 1 West Bexington1 over Weymouth Bay, over Greenhill & Lorton Valley and 1 north over Lytchett Bay/Upton. 
Whimbrel - 3 Stanpit Marsh, 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Roseate Tern -  3 Abbotsbury Swannery, 2 Lodmoor RSPB

Greenfinch - Stanpit Marsh © Dave Hill

















Lesser-black Backed Gull - Stanpit Marsh © Dave Hill


Tuesday 13th July 2021

Egyptian Goose - 2 ad 7juv on the Stilt Pools Wareham Meadows
Red-throated Diver - 1 Portland Bill
Manx Shearwater - 400 Portland Bill
Balearic Shearwater - 2 Portland Bill
Great White Egret - 2 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Wareham Water Meadows
Spoonbill - 4 Middlebere Lake views from Coombe Arne, 3 circling Hengistbury Hd. early a.m.
Red Kite - 1 Melcombe Bingham
Little Ringed Plover - 5 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Whimbrel - 3 Portland Bill, 3 Stanpit Marsh, 1 Shell Bay
Common Sandpiper - Stanpit Marsh
Greenshank - 5 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Arctic Skua - 2 Portland Bill
Great Skua - 1 Portland Bill
Little Tern - 3 Stanpit Marsh
Sandwich Tern - c30 South Haven, 35 Stanpit Marsh
Common Tern - c180 South Haven, 3 Stanpit Marsh
Roseate Tern - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Stanpit Marsh

Yellow-legged Gull - 1 ad Lytchett Fields RSPB, 1 Wareham Water Meadows
Grasshopper Warbler - 1 caught & ringed Portland Bill Obs.

Female Blackcap - Wareham Forest © Nick Hull


Monday 12th July 2021

Barnacle Goose - 1 Silverlake
Egyptian Goose - 20 Silverlake
Common Scoter - 8 off shore Mudeford Quay
Cattle Egret - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Great White Egret - 1 Radipole RSPB
Spoonbill - 2 Middlebere
Avocet - 3 Middlebere
Whimbrel - 2 Upton CP, 1 Stanpit Marsh
Common Sandpiper - 1 Radipole RSPB
Roseate Tern - 3 Stanpit Marsh
Yellow-legged Gull - 1 ad Sivlerlake, 1 West Bexington
Swift - 10+ over Wareham
Hobby - 2 in the Piddle Valley
House Martin / Sand Martin - 200+ mixed flock over Wareham
Wheatear - 1 juv West Bexington

Tree Pipit Wareham Forest © Nick Hull


Sunday 11th July 2021

Little Ringed Plover - 2 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Whimbrel - 2 Lytchett Fields RSPB, 1 Hengistbury
Common Sandpiper - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Green Sandpiper - 3 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Greenshank - 5 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Yellow-legged Gull - 1 juvenile at West Bexington
Little Tern - 3 Stanpit
Balearic Shearwater - 1 Portland Bill
Cattle Egret - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Turtle Dove - 1 heard at Stanpit

Saturday 10th July 2021

Barnacle Goose - 1 Silverlake
Little Ringed Plover - 5 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Whimbrel - 2 Lytchett Fields RSPB, 1 Peveril Point
Common Sandpiper - 3 Lytchett Fields RSPB,  2 Stanpit
Green Sandpiper - 2 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Yellow-legged Gull - 1 Silverlake
Roseate Tern - 2 Abbotsbury Swannery
Arctic Tern - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Little Tern - 2 Stanpit
Spoonbill - 1 Middlebere

Friday 9th July 2021

Whimbrel - 1 Brand's Bay, 1 Holes Bay.
Green Sandpiper - 1 Wick Meadows.
Roseate Tern - 4 Abbotsbury Swannery.
Little Tern - 3 Christchurch Harbour.
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB.

Late records - Leucistic Blackbird in Wimborne and Grasshopper Warbler at Lower Bockhampton yesterday.

Thursday 8th July 2021

Little Ringed Plover - 1 juvenile Stanpit
Whimbrel - 1 Holes Bay, 1 Hengistbury
Common Sandpiper - 5 Hengistbury, 1 Charmouth beach
Green Sandpiper - 1 Stanpit
Roseate Tern - 2 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Little Tern - 2 Mudeford Quay
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Great White Egret - 2 Lodmoor RSPB
Osprey - 1 over Mudeford Quay
?Black Kite - a probable seen over Keysworthy at 17:10 heading in direction of Morden Bog. (Could be same bird that was seen over Godlingston Heath on 2nd July).

Wednesday 7th July 2021

Whimbrel - 1 Hengistbury Head.
Common Sandpiper - 11+ Christchurch Harbour.
Dunlin - 1 Brand's Bay.
Balearic Shearwater - 13 past Portland Bill.
Gannet - 1 fishing off Goathorn Peninsula (within Poole Harbour).
Yellow-legged Gull - 2 off Portland Bill.
Osprey - 1 Arne RSPB, 1 Coombe Heath, 1 Ham Common - perhaps all the same bird.

Tuesday 6th July 2021

Brent Goose - 1 Mudeford Quay, 1 past Southbourne.
Alpine Swift - a possible over north Portland.
Whimbrel - 1 Lytchett Fields, 1 past Southbourne.
Greenshank - 1 Lytchett Fields.
Common Sandpiper - 2 Hengistbury Head.
Green Sandpiper - 1 East Parley.
Storm Petrel - 1 past Portland Bill.
Balearic Shearwater - 4 past Portland Bill. off
Manx Shearwater - 1 Mudeford Quay, a "steady stream" past Portland, 1 off Southbourne.
Spoonbill - 1 Middlebere.
Roseate Tern - 2 Lodmoor RSPB and 2 E at Ferrybridge were presumably the same birds.
Hen Harrier - 1 East Parley.

Monday 5th July 2021

Egyptian Goose - 3 Silverlake.
Turnstone - 2 Poole Harbour mouth.
Whimbrel - 1 Hengistbury Head.
Common Sandpiper - 2 Peveril Point, 2 Stanpit.
Arctic Skua - 1 off Hengistbury sandspit.
Balearic Shearwater - 3 off Portland Bill.
Red-throated Diver - 1 past Portland Bill.
Spoonbill - 1 Middlebere.
Roseate Tern - 1 Stanpit/Mudeford Quay.
Hobby - 2 E Piddle Valley, 2 Silverlake.

Sunday 4th July 2021

Black-tailed Godwit - 20 over Badbury Rings
Common Sandpiper - 2 Peveril Point, 1+ Lodmoor RSPB
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Cattle Egret - 3 Coward's Marsh, 3 at Lodmoor RSPB this evening
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB

Saturday 3rd July 2021

 No significant news today

Greenshank - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB (first bird of autumn)

Friday 2nd July 2021

Raptor spp. - a very interesting raptor photographed over Greenlands Farm Studland this am - ID being debated!
Roseate Tern - 2 Abbotsbury Swannery
Serin - 1 Portland Obs

Thursday 1st July 2021

Cattle Egret - 4 Lodmoor RSPB
Great Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB

Wednesday 30th June 2021


Honey-Buzzard - 1 over Lytchett Fields RSPB
Great Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Wood Sandpiper - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Common Sandpiper - 2 Lodmoor RSPB, 2 Abbotsbury Swannery
Little Ringed Plover - 7 Poole Harbour

Tuesday 29th Jun 2021

Avocet - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, West Scrapes
Knot - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, West Scrapes
Mediterranean Gull - 25 flying over Christchurch Harbour area

Yesterday: 

Spotted Crake - 1 heard between Burton & Winkton
Great Skua - 1 off Portland Bill
Merlin - 1 from Middlebere Hide

Great Spotted Woodpecker juvenile, West Moors © Roy Nicklin

Monday 28th June 2021

Cuckoo - 1 Hardy's Monument
Little Tern - 3 Shell Bay
Arctic Skua - 2 Ferrybridge, heading to Portland Harbour
Melodious Warbler - 1 still at Middlebere, near Old Shepherd's Hut

Yesterday:
Spoonbill -1 Middlebere
Osprey - 1 Gigger's Island

Dartford Warbler, Holton Heath ©Tony Furnell

Sunday 27th June 2021

Grey Partridge - 2 Tarrant Rushton
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Middlebere
Black Kite - 1 Spetisbury
Little Owl - 1 Tarrant Rushton
Melodious Warbler - 1 still at Middlebere, near old Shepherd's hut

Yesterday:

Puffin - 7 Dancing Ledge
Manx Shearwater - 1000+ off Portland Bill
Yellow Wagtail - 1 Portland Bill

Whitethroat, Lodmoor RSPB © Edmund Mackrill


Little Ringed Plover, Lytchett Fields RSPB © Ian Ballam

Saturday 26th June 2021

Cuckoo - 1 Stanpit Marsh
Little Tern - 2 fledged, Chesil Beach
Melodious Warbler - 1 still at Middlebere, Old Shepherd's Hut
Wheatear - 1 Ferrybridge

Yesterday: Nightjars - Slepe Heath

Wheatear - Ferrybridge © Debbie Saunders



Great Crested Grebe - Longham Lakes © Peter Rudland


Little Tern fledgling - Chesil Beach © Chesil Little Terns






Friday 25th June 2021

Great white Egret - 1 Radipole RSPB see from Visitors Centre 
Melodious Warbler - 1 Middlebere continues to show well by the Harrier Hide / Shepherds Hut


Yesterday: Osprey seen over Sherborne Castle lake

Black Headed Gull - Studland Bay ©John Bishop


Thursday 24th June 2021

Turtle Dove - 2 Southwell Portland visited a private garden a flock of Stock Doves
Avocet - 1 Brownsea Island Lagoon
Common Sandpiper - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Rodden Hive Langton Herring, 1 Wareham Channel
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Melodious Warbler - 1 Middlebere near Harrier Hide / Shepherds hut 


Melodious Warbler - Middlebere ©Ian Ballam





Tawny Owl - Canford School ©Roger Peart





Wednesday 23rd June 2021

Turtle Dove - 1 Southwell Portland visited a private garden mobile with a flock of Stock Doves
Little Ringed Plover - 3 Lychett fields RSPB, Lodmoor RSPB
Bar-tailed Godwit - 2 Christchurch Harbour, 1 The Moonfleet
Common Sandpiper - 1 Rodden Hive 
Green Sandpiper - 1 Lychett Fields RSPB, 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Spoonbill - 2 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Rodden Hive Langton Herring
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Cirl Bunting - 1 Culverwell Portland 1st summer male trapped & ringed

Chiff Chaff - Lodmoor RSPB ©Garry Hayman



 

Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Brent Goose - 1 Brands Bay
Nightjar - 3 Areas around Hardy Monument  
Ringed Plover - 4 Lychett Fields RSPB, 2 Brands Bay
Common Sandpiper - 1 Longham Lakes on Island South Lake
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB West Scrape
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor RSPB, 1 Radipole RSPB
Osprey - 1 Littlesea Studland 
Red Kite - 1 Drifted over Upton


Tawny Owl - Woodville  ©John Bishop


Monday 21st June 2021

 No reports today (Quelle surprise!!)

Just 2 photos from yesterday

Common Sandpiper, Longham Lakes  © Mark Wright


Dartford Warbler Morden Bog © Sacha Crowley


Sunday 20th June 2021

 Spoonbill - 1 Rodden Hive, Langton Herring
Great Egret - 1 Lodmoor
Red Kite - 1 over Swanage
Swift - 240+ over Abbotsbury Hillfort


Little Owl, Portland  © Steven Carey



Saturday 19th June 2021

Roseate Tern - 1 Ferrybridge
Spoonbill - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery, 1 Lodmoor
Osprey - 1 over Chard GP
Hobby - 1 over Bridport
Rose-coloured Starling - 1 Portland Bill

Friday 18th June 2021

Snow Goose - 13 briefly at Lodmoor
Little Ringed Plover - 1 Lodmoor
Black-tailed Godwit - 4 Lodmoor
Green Sandpiper - 2 Lodmoor
Pratincole sp. - 1 possible flew over the Slopes Portland at 0800
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor, 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Great Egret - 2 Lodmoor


Thursday 17th June 2021

Pomarine Skua - 3 past Portland Bill
Manx Shearwater - 1000+ past Portland Bill
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor
Great White Egret - 1 Lodmoor
Red Kite - 1 Wimborne

Nightjar © John Dadds


Wednesday 16th June 2021

Manx Shearwater - 3 past Portland Bill
Balearic Shearwater - 1 Portland Bill
Great White Egret - 1 Middlebere
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Osprey - 1 Arne over Conbe & Hydes Heaths
Hobby - 1 Holton Lee

Of interest
Starling -  a if you live in Blandford Forum a completely white leucistic bird has been present for around a week.

Juvenile Stonechat - Stanpit Marsh © Dave Hill

Raven - Portland © Andy Tew

Gannet passing Portland Bill © Andy Tew





Tuesday 15th June 2021

Another day of very few reports

Spoonbill - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
Red Kite - 1 imm over Silverlake
Great Skua - Portland Bill
Hobby - 1 Silverlake

Juvenile Peregrine_ Bournemouth © David Wareham

Yellowhammer - Edmondsham © Roger Peart




Monday 14th June 2021

Very little reported today.

Great White Egret - 1 Middlebere
Red Kite -1 imm passing over Crossways
Osprey - 2 the resident pair Poole Hbr.

Male Siskin - Arne © Nick Hull


Sunday 13th June 2021

Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Roseate Tern - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery, flew off mid-afternoon
Osprey - 2 Poole Harbour
Red-breasted Flycatcher - 1 trapped & ringed at PBO
Yellow Wagtail - 1 Portland Bill
Common Rosefinch - 1 at Portland Bird Observatory before flying towards Culverwell

Juvenile Peregrine, Bournemouth © David Wareham

Saturday 12th June 2021

Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Red Kite - 5 over Martinstown
Cuckoo - 2 Wick, 1 Tolpuddle
Woodchat Shrike - 1 still below Wallsend on Portland
Rose-coloured Starling - 1 in private garden at Durlston, 1 West Cliff Estate at West Bay

Friday, 11th June 2021.

Cuckoo - 1 near Shillingstone.
Grey Plover - 1 Middlebere.
Honey Buzzard - 1 over Lytchett Bay
Hobby - 2 Wareham Common.
Woodchat Shrike - 1 Portland Bill.
Yellow Wagtail - 1 lower Piddle valley.

Thursday 10th June 2021

Cuckoo - 1 Hengistbury
Woodchat Shrike - 1 still in horse paddock below Wallsend along West Cliff on Portland
Garden Warbler - 1 Hengistbury

Wednesday, 9th Jun 2021.

White-tailed Eagle - an Isle of Wight bird was over Poole Harbour.
Red Kite - 1 Ibberton hill, 1 Netherbury, 3+ Coryates (Portesham area), 13 SE over Swanage.
Osprey - 1 Sherborne Castle Lake.
Spotted Flycatcher - 1 East Parley.
Woodchat Shrike - 1 Portland (Wallsend Cove/Sweet Hill area).
Rose-coloured Starling - 1 Portland (Barleycrates area), 1 Wyke Regis.

Common Whitethroat © Brian Smith


Tuesday, 8th Jun 2021.

Cuckoo - 1 Tolpuddle.
Roseate Tern - 1 Brownsea Island.
Red Kite - 1 over Bridport.
Woodchat Shrike - 1 Portland Bill.
Rose-coloured Starling - 1 Portland (Watery Lane area).
Crossbill - 3 over Lytchett Fields.

Woodchat Shrike, Portland © Steven Carey


Monday, 7th Jun 2021.

Quail - 1 heard Old Harry Rocks, 1 Portland Bill.
Egyptian Goose - 2 Swineham.
Cuckoo - 1 Wick.
Little Ringed Plover - 3 Lytchett Fields.
Avocet - 2 Stanpit.
Green Sandpiper - 2 Lytchett Fields.
Curlew - 1 Lytchett Fields.
Spoonbill - 1 Brownsea Island.
Red Kite - 1 over Wareham.
Hen Harrier - 1 over Woolsbridge.
Woodchat Shrike - 1 Portland Bill.


Little Owl, Portland © Clive Hargrave


















Wheatear, Portland Bill © Clive Hargrave

 

Sunday 6th June 2021

Green Sandpiper - 1 Lytchett Fields RSPB
Pomarine Skua - 1 Weymouth Bay
Rose-coloured Starling - 1 Southwell (Portland)

Jay, West Moors © Roy Nicklin


Saturday 5th June 2021

Grey Partridge - 2 Alners Gorse
Egyptian Goose - 2 Silverlake
Puffin - 1 Pulpit Rock, Portland Bill
Red Kite - 1 Wareham Common
Rose-coloured Starling - 2 Southwell, Portland

Little Owl, Portland Bill © Oli Mockridge


Friday 4th June 2021

Iceland Gull - 1 Weston, Portland
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB
Red Kite - 1 Broadstone
Red-backed Shrike - 1 female, Cogden Beach

Yesterday: Yellow-legged Gull - 1 off Portland Bill

Grey Partridge, Tarrant Rushden © Ian Ballam


Common Tern, Lodmoor RSPB © Edmund Mackrill


Thursday 3rd June 2021

Barnacle Goose - 1 Lytchett Bay
Little Gull - 2 first summer Lodmoor RSPB
Arctic Skua - 5 off Portland Bill
Pomarine Skua - 2 off Portland Bill
Spoonbill - 1 Lodmoor RSPB

Little Gull, Lodmoor RSPB © Edmund Mackrill