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Some Latest Sightings

EastonBirder: Pied Fly briefly in trees near park estate road@PortlandBirdObs @DorsetBirdClub @NatureofDorset @RareBirdAlertUK @BirdGuides 10-08-20
debbyseamist: Osprey north over Southwell 10-08-20
DWTBrownsea: On the lagoon today... 9 spoonbill, 7 little egret and a sun-worshipping heron! ~ Nicki #Hot #Summer #WildBrownsea https://t.co/Fzg6PAyABR 10-08-20
BrendanSheils: Really good day for autumn passage. Little flurry of Tree Pipit, Pied Flycatcher, Garden Warbler and Grasshopper Wa… https://t.co/ejSWRjGmpj 10-08-20
PortlandBirdObs: Overdue little flurry of Pied Flys today incl 5 at the Obs. Lots more moth dispersal + small increase in immigrants… https://t.co/DvXtmbul3R 10-08-20
debbyseamist: Late afternoon showers brought down 2 Pied Flycatchers and 2 Willow Warblers but they didn't hang around 10-08-20
samlloyd389_sam: Two smart Wheatears on the muggy West cliffs this morning (one in blurry pic) , screaming Swifts still overhead and… https://t.co/w34BMgJPmJ 10-08-20
ianballam: Osprey over Lytchett Bay now @harbourbirds @DorsetBirdClub @harbourospreys 10-08-20
adyG65: A Little Owl taking some shade on Portland. https://t.co/Sc8xLHNb72 10-08-20
harbourbirds: RT @lib_and_harv: Single Golden plover at Middlebere 5pm, in field to right of cottages/path to hide @harbourbirds 10-08-20

New Notices

PortlandBirdObs: RT @infocus_Swest: Optics Day @PortlandBirdObs Dorset @DorsetWildlife next Sunday 16th August @countryinnov call Keith on 07307698798 for f… 09-08-20
RSPBWeymouth: We're delighted--to have opened all of our trails, viewing screens and platforms. You'll notice we've made some chan… https://t.co/Q0xhr86Ltg 04-08-20
RSPBArne: We're delighted to have opened our car park, most trails & some toilets too. You'll notice we've made changes to he… https://t.co/kOl8WtHwCV 04-08-20
harbourospreys: *FREE EVENT* This weekend we are launching our 2020 Osprey Watch event series, which will be taking place at Ham Co… https://t.co/0pqydd3a99 03-08-20
harbourbirds: Poole Harbour Osprey Project 2020 postponed - Full story here - https://t.co/s3aPmNoxbk
@RSPBArne @DorsetBirdClub… https://t.co/Cv3Wy5gjsz