News Desk

NEWS DESK: The latest news about the nature of Dorset as well as new material added to the Nature of Dorset:

  • It includes blogs from some conservation organisations who report daily on what has been seen by their project
  • It includes notification of new content on the main Nature of Dorset website
  • It includes selected tweets from conservation organisations about events or activities 


This is a digest of news items to the Nature of Dorset in the last 24 hours. It includes sightings lists, news and blog entries from conservation organisations where their websites provide RSS feeds and also access to some of the other information I glean from Twitter each day relative to nature in Dorset Some of these posts may have been truncated to make the page viewable. You can see the whole of an article by clicking on its title You can also click on the title to comment on the article if you wish.  


  1. Saturday 8th May

    Dorset Birds

     Whimbrel - 20 Branksome Chine, 7 Charmouth Beach, 13 Lytchett
    Iceland Gull - 1 juvenile Lodmoor
    Whiskered Tern - 1 Abbotsbury Swannery
    Black-throated Diver - 1 Branksome Chine
    Great Northern Diver - 4 Branksome Chine, 3 Old Harry
    Storm Petrel - 1 Old Harry
    Cattle Egret - 4 Abbotsbury Swannery
    Tawny Pipit - 1 Cogden Beach

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