Portland

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

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Here are any additional photographs taken at this site and contributed by other wildlife enthusiasts from across the county. Click/tap a photo to see a bigger version.

Adonis blue at high angle battery, Portland

I find the blues very difficult to identify; you think you've got it mastered and so get a better...
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Common blue at high angle battery, Portland

Photo taken pre 2011. Identifying features of the commkon blue are the overall blue colouring, the...
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Common blue at high angle battery, Portland

Photo taken pre 2011. This shows the very different underside of the wings
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Kestrel on Portland

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

Tweet Date:
15/01/2017 - 17:00
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Barn Owl at Portland

Barn Owls 1 this morning and 2 here this evening, the morning back-lighting was nice for a change https://t.co/6OBvQzPCrF
Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
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Short-eared owl at Portland

What a fantastic day,ended with at least 7 Short Eared Owls up close and personal on Portland tonight. https://t.co/KQGIh30DX4
Tweet Date:
22/01/2017 - 20:30
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Short Eared Owl on Portland

Short Eared Owl frame fillingly close to coastal path earlier this week. https://t.co/KcSlPFWBI8
Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 19:15
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Barn Owl at Portland

Shame about the poor light but this lovely Barn Owl also entertained us in the same fields. https://t.co/xbofxiadkf
Tweet Date:
04/02/2017 - 18:30
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Short Eared Owls at Portland

Back to the Short Eared Owls on Portland this afternoon ,at least five birds on show. https://t.co/hmSN5ukSnO
Tweet Date:
04/02/2017 - 18:15
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Short-earfed owl at Portland

Privileged to spend an hour with this bird when the sun came out late this afternoon. https://t.co/2mBFlHH5Td
Tweet Date:
06/03/2017 - 21:00
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Meadow Pipit on Portland

At least 120 Meadow Pipits flew over or through the garden this afternoon, some stopped in for a wash-&-brushup https://t.co/d3Dy2Izvdk
Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 21:00
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debbyseamist: Black Redstarts are uncommon in our garden but this one spent the afternoon https://t.co/lxSGp4yCuN

Black Redstarts are uncommon in our garden but this one spent the afternoon https://t.co/lxSGp4yCuN
Tweet Date:
27/03/2017 - 17:30
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Some additional observations at this site via Twitter from our contributors.

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Species Recorded by Record Datesort ascending Tweet Photo? View Tweet
Portland Bird Observatory 23/04/2017 - 06:45 RT @stilts38: Grasshopper Warbler Portland https://t.co/nQ8ktQaQAZ Yes view
Andy Martin 22/04/2017 - 23:15 RT @Wildwingsand: My earliest ever Small Blues today on Portland including mating pair. @savebutterflies @BC_Dorset @ukbutterflies https://… No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Debby Saunders 22/04/2017 - 18:15 Lots #migrantbirds on Portland today, garden: 2 Pied Fly, Redstart, 3 W'throat, 2 Sedge Wblr, Reed Wblr, 8 Blackcap, 2 Gropper, 60 WW, 2 CC No
Nick Hull 22/04/2017 - 16:45 Only photo opportunity this a.m. was a shot of our first Wall Brown of the year at Cheyne Wears car park Portland B… https://t.co/KRsApNCmgr No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 15:30 RT @CricketCoach68: @PortlandBirdObs garden warbler thumb lane. My first year. No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:30 Serin singing at Coombefield Quarry now per Duncan Walbridge No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Portland Bird Observatory 22/04/2017 - 11:00 RT @stilts38: Barleycrates portland 1 ouzel, 2 sedge,1 lesser whitethroat,1 redstart, 6 wheatear,1 whitethroat , 1 gropper & a bloke with… No
Debby Saunders 21/04/2017 - 07:45 Serin (m) just moved quickly west through the garden No
Debby Saunders 21/04/2017 - 07:30 Ringed Ouzel just stopped briefly then flew north over the garden No
Debby Saunders 21/04/2017 - 07:15 Sedge Warbler singing in my ear while checking the moth trap, also 2 Blackcaps singing and Willow Warblers everywhere #lookspromising No
Debby Saunders 21/04/2017 - 07:15 Sedge Warbler singing in my ear while checking the moth trap, also 2 Blackcaps singing and Willow Warblers everywhere #lookspromising No
Debby Saunders 21/04/2017 - 07:15 Sedge Warbler singing in my ear while checking the moth trap, also 2 Blackcaps singing and Willow Warblers everywhere #lookspromising No
Debby Saunders 20/04/2017 - 18:45 Migrant birds in the garden today Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, 15 Willow Warbler and 2 Chiffchaff(may be resident) #birdmigration No
Debby Saunders 20/04/2017 - 18:45 Migrant birds in the garden today Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, 15 Willow Warbler and 2 Chiffchaff(may be resident) #birdmigration No
Debby Saunders 20/04/2017 - 18:45 Migrant birds in the garden today Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, 15 Willow Warbler and 2 Chiffchaff(may be resident) #birdmigration No
Debby Saunders 20/04/2017 - 18:45 Migrant birds in the garden today Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, 15 Willow Warbler and 2 Chiffchaff(may be resident) #birdmigration No
Debby Saunders 20/04/2017 - 18:45 Migrant birds in the garden today Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, 15 Willow Warbler and 2 Chiffchaff(may be resident) #birdmigration No
Portland Bird Observatory 20/04/2017 - 14:45 RT @fsteuk: Black Redstart and Whinchat together in top fields @portlandbirdobs No
Portland Bird Observatory 20/04/2017 - 14:45 RT @fsteuk: Black Redstart and Whinchat together in top fields @portlandbirdobs No
See Tweet 20/04/2017 - 13:45 RT @JulianThomas19: Male Whinchat, 10 Wheatears at Reap Lane barns. @PortlandBirdObs No
See Tweet 20/04/2017 - 13:45 RT @JulianThomas19: Male Whinchat, 10 Wheatears at Reap Lane barns. @PortlandBirdObs No
Debby Saunders 20/04/2017 - 11:15 RT @JulianThomas19: @debbyseamist @PortlandBirdObs 2 Ring Ouzels (m + f) at Barleycrates late am. No
Debby Saunders 19/04/2017 - 18:15 One of the Barleycrates Ring Ouzels sitting on a distant hedge https://t.co/rW5VCdgGjl Yes view
Nick Urch 19/04/2017 - 10:45 RT @nickurch1: 1 LWT at Verne Common singing well and showing occasionally No
James Phillips [lookin4spoonies] 19/04/2017 - 10:00 RT @lookin4spoonies: Tree pipit and male Yellow wag north over Reap Lane @PortlandBirdObs No
James Phillips [lookin4spoonies] 19/04/2017 - 10:00 RT @lookin4spoonies: Tree pipit and male Yellow wag north over Reap Lane @PortlandBirdObs No
James Phillips [lookin4spoonies] 19/04/2017 - 08:00 RT @lookin4spoonies: 07:48hrs 30 wheatear Walls End @PortlandBirdObs No
Debby Saunders 19/04/2017 - 07:30 2 Ouzel Barleycrates No
Joe Stockwell 18/04/2017 - 15:30 Cetti's Warbler pirates cove, Lesser Whitethroat and Redstart nearby. No
Joe Stockwell 18/04/2017 - 15:30 Cetti's Warbler pirates cove, Lesser Whitethroat and Redstart nearby. No
Joe Stockwell 18/04/2017 - 15:30 Cetti's Warbler pirates cove, Lesser Whitethroat and Redstart nearby. No
Nick Urch 18/04/2017 - 13:30 RT @nickurch1: Ring Ouzel showed at 12:20; another heard at Barleycrates @PortlandBirdObs No
Paul and Anne 18/04/2017 - 09:15 RT @PaulandAnne57: 1 Pied FC, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap, 4 WW, 3 CC. Suckthumb Q. No
Paul and Anne 18/04/2017 - 09:15 RT @PaulandAnne57: 1 Pied FC, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap, 4 WW, 3 CC. Suckthumb Q. No
Paul and Anne 18/04/2017 - 09:15 RT @PaulandAnne57: 1 Pied FC, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap, 4 WW, 3 CC. Suckthumb Q. No

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