A dotterel was the main sighting of the day


Pleasant but still that breeze

Diary Date
A selection of records for this day (go to 'sightings' for all the records): Records Source
Purbeckpilgrim1: Swinham: 1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Cattle Egret, 5 Redshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 6 Cettis, 1 Reed Warbler, & 2 Reed Bunting… https://t.co/JTgol3p63f Purbeckpilgrim
SwannerySteve: Waders... single Snipe, Bar-tailed Godwit, Curlew, Turnstone, Ringed Plover, 4 Knot, 5 Common Sandpiper, 6 Dunlin.… https://t.co/w877jY94aJ Steve Groves
Purbeckpilgrim1: Wareham Two Rivers path. Cattle Egret with cows opposite Redcliffe@harbourbirds @DorsetBirdClub https://t.co/ufjXQmbQmT Purbeckpilgrim
CharmouthBirder: Quiet this morning a Whitethroat, Blackcap and 1 Chiff/Willow. No sign of Wryneck but a couple of people looking wh… https://t.co/cvt0HJlIGm Richard
SwannerySteve: Not much to add this pm but at least one Osprey did appear a couple of times & I forgot to mention the 4 Cattle Egrets this am. Steve Groves
ianballam: Hobby just carried out a food pass(small bird prey) over Oak Copse #LytchettFields @NarwhalSh @harbourbirds @DorsetBirdClub ian ballam
remblax: Adult dotterel still in ploughed field 400m east of white nothe cottages @DorsetBirdClub James Lowther
MartinAdams: Holes Bay NW. 1073 Blackwit!!! 133 Redshank, at least 6 Knot & 2 Dunlin, multiple sightings of the Kingfisher… https://t.co/kU4CeD7iHN Martin Adams
freddyalway: Golden plover. 2 wheatear. 100 siskin. 6 greywag. 10 ywag. Littlesea tidmoor. https://t.co/XWXfSmXRXm freddy alway
Diary Photograph
meadow grasshopper
The meadow grasshopper is the most frequent species in longer grass [Photo: Peter Orchard]