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Species seen on Portland at sites other than the featured nature reserves.

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These are some photographs of species seen at this site that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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Owls and cats aren't the only ones catching voles around here. Kestrel in the last of the afternoon sunlight https://t.co/U4isEyL1i9

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15/01/2017 - 17:00
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Barn Owls 1 this morning and 2 here this evening, the morning back-lighting was nice for a change https://t.co/6OBvQzPCrF
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14/01/2017 - 20:45
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What a fantastic day,ended with at least 7 Short Eared Owls up close and personal on Portland tonight. https://t.co/KQGIh30DX4
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22/01/2017 - 20:30
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Short Eared Owl frame fillingly close to coastal path earlier this week. https://t.co/KcSlPFWBI8
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27/01/2017 - 19:15
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Shame about the poor light but this lovely Barn Owl also entertained us in the same fields. https://t.co/xbofxiadkf
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04/02/2017 - 18:30
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Back to the Short Eared Owls on Portland this afternoon ,at least five birds on show. https://t.co/hmSN5ukSnO
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04/02/2017 - 18:15
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Privileged to spend an hour with this bird when the sun came out late this afternoon. https://t.co/2mBFlHH5Td
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06/03/2017 - 21:00
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At least 120 Meadow Pipits flew over or through the garden this afternoon, some stopped in for a wash-&-brushup https://t.co/d3Dy2Izvdk
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16/03/2017 - 21:00
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Black Redstarts are uncommon in our garden but this one spent the afternoon https://t.co/lxSGp4yCuN
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27/03/2017 - 17:30
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Final tally: 8 Chiffchaff, 5 Willow Warbler in the garden today #birdmigration https://t.co/WsJR5wDZcs
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29/03/2017 - 20:45
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Finally something in the moth trap besides Hebrew Character, the Mullein #moths https://t.co/lQreytfGZd
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03/04/2017 - 16:15
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One of the Wheatears that came through at Reap Lane this morning https://t.co/6m3FiDt6MS
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10/04/2017 - 17:30
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

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Species Recorded by Record Datesort ascending Tweet Photo? View Tweet
Debby Saunders 19/08/2017 - 16:06 Some of our garden visitors, a thirsty Swallow, a hungry Willow Warbler and an odd looking Carrion Crow https://t.co/oJOXXftQ89 No
Debby Saunders 19/08/2017 - 16:06 Some of our garden visitors, a thirsty Swallow, a hungry Willow Warbler and an odd looking Carrion Crow https://t.co/oJOXXftQ89 No
Debby Saunders 19/08/2017 - 16:06 Some of our garden visitors, a thirsty Swallow, a hungry Willow Warbler and an odd looking Carrion Crow https://t.co/oJOXXftQ89 No
Paul Harris 13/08/2017 - 20:57 @PaulUpwey 2 clouded yellow Portland today No
Wawlee 13/08/2017 - 18:42 Finally caught up with some Hummingbird Hawk moths on Portland today. Cheers Radar 👍 https://t.co/JWynq8xvTA Yes view
Debby Saunders 13/08/2017 - 18:36 8 Willow Warblers and Hummingbird Hawk-moth in the garden today, Scarce Bordered Straw in the moth trap #birdmigration @MigrantMothUK No
Debby Saunders 13/08/2017 - 18:36 8 Willow Warblers and Hummingbird Hawk-moth in the garden today, Scarce Bordered Straw in the moth trap #birdmigration @MigrantMothUK No
Debby Saunders 06/08/2017 - 15:32 It finally has gotten dry and calm enough to take the camera around the garden @BC_Dorset https://t.co/k6cGwUBK6I Yes view
Julian Thomas 03/08/2017 - 15:20 RT @2527thomas: @JulianThomas19 Few Balearic and Manx S plus Arctic Skuas early on quiet at the moment. Lot of glare off the sea. No
Julian Thomas 03/08/2017 - 15:20 RT @2527thomas: @JulianThomas19 Few Balearic and Manx S plus Arctic Skuas early on quiet at the moment. Lot of glare off the sea. No
Julian Thomas 03/08/2017 - 15:20 RT @2527thomas: @JulianThomas19 Few Balearic and Manx S plus Arctic Skuas early on quiet at the moment. Lot of glare off the sea. No
Julian Thomas 03/08/2017 - 15:19 RT @2527thomas: Storm Petrel showing well in Chesil Cove now per Bruce and Roger. No
Debby Saunders 25/07/2017 - 18:45 3 Willow Warblers on the hedge opposite, the 1st Warblers we've seen this autumn's #birdmigration #itbegins No
Debby Saunders 24/07/2017 - 18:45 I'm watching around 15 Red Admiral #butterflies on the Buddleia from the kitchen window ☺ No
Andy Martin 12/07/2017 - 16:45 Cheyne Wears -Walking back to car had this obliging Humming-bird Hawk @DorsetWildlife @savebutterflies… https://t.co/JMlnZj16ag No
Andy Martin 12/07/2017 - 16:15 Portland ⛅lots of fresh Chalk-Hill Blue 20+ male 1 f️emale ☺ @BC_Dorset @LepidopteraNews @Britnatureguide… https://t.co/OjCBL4Ltcm No
Peter Coe 11/07/2017 - 19:30 Great to see these newly fledged Barn Owls on Portland. https://t.co/pDk8mt78Mo Yes view
Portland Bird Observatory 10/07/2017 - 12:45 Highlight of last night's mothing a Bedstraw Hawk from John Lucas at Southwell... https://t.co/nbBUoqMjDp Yes view
Debby Saunders 09/07/2017 - 15:00 From tiny (8mm) to huge (40mm), Small Marbled and Lime Hawkmoth in last night's moth trap https://t.co/KuZSco1PTv No
Debby Saunders 09/07/2017 - 15:00 From tiny (8mm) to huge (40mm), Small Marbled and Lime Hawkmoth in last night's moth trap https://t.co/KuZSco1PTv No
Debby Saunders 08/07/2017 - 20:00 Juvenile Gt. Spotted Woodpecker spent the afternoon in the garden, here at the little pond we just put in this week https://t.co/0MMAT7C440 No
Retweet 08/07/2017 - 11:45 First Chalkhill Blue 🦋 reported to @BC_Dorset website from Portland yesterday. Still waiting for Brown Hairstreak!… https://t.co/7cMttWFRST No
Frank Gardener 08/07/2017 - 05:45 Lulworth Skippers, Portland. 07-07-17 https://t.co/l57GSQx4x6 Yes view
Retweet 07/07/2017 - 21:30 RT @richardbeechpix: Pair of mating Marbled White butterflies. Portland, Dorset. #wildlife #NaturePhotography @DorsetWildlife @BC_Dorset h… No
Debby Saunders 04/07/2017 - 17:30 Splendid Brocade, new for the garden, from last night's moth trap @MigrantMothUK https://t.co/cnFvgugr08 Yes view
Debby Saunders 03/07/2017 - 15:00 Black Arches from last night's moth trap https://t.co/4PF4EP1xN4 Yes view
Debby Saunders 03/07/2017 - 10:15 Common Rosefinch on the feeders briefly (we didn't see it yesterday) No
Retweet 02/07/2017 - 18:30 RT @DeansMatthew: Portland Ribbon Wave - trapped 2 last night at Cheyne Weares. Nice to catch up with resident species too after a few year… No
Debby Saunders 02/07/2017 - 17:30 The tiny Least Carpet from last night's moth trap #moths https://t.co/3MXXA7qbWK Yes view
Retweet 02/07/2017 - 16:15 RT @DeansMatthew: A well-marked Small Marbled I trapped last night at Cheyne Weares. https://t.co/2Qx6tOtK4i Yes view
Debby Saunders 02/07/2017 - 13:15 Hornet Mimic Hoverfly A very impressive insect https://t.co/1jH9kfrsWU Yes view
Debby Saunders 01/07/2017 - 20:00 Common Rosefinch not singing or calling and only seen briefly today in Southwell No
Debby Saunders 30/06/2017 - 09:00 The Common Rosefinch has been singing from the top of the Leylandia and can be seen from Sweethill Road no 9 No
Debby Saunders 29/06/2017 - 18:30 Common Rosefinch still about Southwell gardens No
Debby Saunders 28/06/2017 - 09:15 Common Rosefinch heard singing again Southwell gardens early morning No
Debby Saunders 27/06/2017 - 05:30 We can hear the Common Rosefinch singing from somewhere behind Langley Close @PortlandBirdObs No
Debby Saunders 25/06/2017 - 11:30 A brief visit from the Common Rosefinch, 1st sighting in 3 days, Southwell gardens No
Debby Saunders 25/06/2017 - 08:00 21 Stock Doves in the garden this morning (7 juveniles) https://t.co/jCWDT5CxER No
Debby Saunders 23/06/2017 - 20:00 There's 10 Stock Doves feeding under the apple trees in the garden this evening, lovely birds No
Debby Saunders 23/06/2017 - 08:30 Oncocera semirubella, a colourful catch in last night's moth trap #micromoths https://t.co/WocQT0sZbz Yes view
Debby Saunders 21/06/2017 - 17:15 Common Rosefinch has popped in a few times today https://t.co/4JdTiwYiKk No
Debby Saunders 21/06/2017 - 05:45 Some very hi iso photos of the Common Rosefinch at 0445 this morning. No sight or sound since 0515 https://t.co/ggOhWJoJ7Q Yes view
Mike Hetherington 18/06/2017 - 21:45 Large Skipper on Red Valerian - Portland, Dorset. @BC_Dorset @savebutterflies @ukbutterflies https://t.co/sMtRyrG65X No
Mike Hetherington 18/06/2017 - 21:45 Large Skipper on Red Valerian - Portland, Dorset. @BC_Dorset @savebutterflies @ukbutterflies https://t.co/sMtRyrG65X No
Debby Saunders 17/06/2017 - 16:45 Marbled White, one of several this morning on Portland's East Cliff https://t.co/zpSdWYAqm7 Yes view
Debby Saunders 15/06/2017 - 17:30 #moths of interest today Portland Ribbon Wave and a somewhat worn Dark Spectacle https://t.co/5rF9wyVV69 Yes view
Andy Martin 14/06/2017 - 16:00 Just had Clouded Yellow on Portland well worn individual - sorry no pic camera failure @BC_Dorset @MigrantMothUK @LepidopteraNews No
Retweet 08/06/2017 - 17:15 RT @planet_myotis: @BC_Dorset Great to see a silver studded blue on the silver studded blue day on Portland! https://t.co/bcYzf9tJzh Yes view
Portland Bird Observatory 02/06/2017 - 06:15 Early mrng rpt from a visitor who's just dropped in at the Obs of a male Red-footed Falcon flying west over the road at Southwell. No
Portland Bird Observatory 01/06/2017 - 07:45 Golden Oriole still in the Grove Stadium area but no sign of the RrSwallow per Duncan Walbridge. No

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