Portland

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
Tweet Date:
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 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
Portland Bird Observatory 31/05/2017 - 20:30 Red-rumped Swallow around the Grove pig farm per Charlie Richards No
Retweet 29/05/2017 - 11:00 RT @robinmmorrison: All the way from the Jurassic Coast is this Common Lizard for #WexMondays searching for flies in the brambles on Portla… No
Portland Bird Observatory 27/05/2017 - 15:30 Red Kite currently going north over the Grove No
Retweet 26/05/2017 - 19:15 RT @robinmmorrison: A common lizard looking for a light meal in the brambles on Portland last night. @BBCSpringwatch @wildlife_uk @Portland… No
Retweet 23/05/2017 - 16:15 RT @Calybites: Scarlet Tiger caterpillar (Callimorpha dominula) feeding today at Culverwell, Portland, Dorset #VC9 @PortlandBirdObs https:/… No
Retweet 23/05/2017 - 07:45 RT @PicturePurbeck: Hummingbird Hawk Moth on Portland. @DorsetWildlife @SightingDOR @BC_Dorset https://t.co/EorMlmSgdv No
Retweet 16/05/2017 - 17:00 RT @shodge_7: A damp walk around Portland was vastly improved by a chance encounter with this grey seal in between the showers #DWTMarine @… No
Retweet 13/05/2017 - 12:15 RT @PGrennard: 2 Hobbies from the top fields, Portland. @PortlandBirdObs No
Julian Thomas 12/05/2017 - 13:30 No sign of Hooded Crow in Grove pig farm/stadium area. Reed Warbler in copse behind Easton fire station - v little else. @PortlandBirdObs No
Wawlee 11/05/2017 - 11:45 Still at least one Spotted Flycatcher in treeline North of Reap Lane also Male Redstart & a Whitethroat No
Wawlee 11/05/2017 - 11:45 Still at least one Spotted Flycatcher in treeline North of Reap Lane also Male Redstart & a Whitethroat No
Wawlee 11/05/2017 - 11:45 Still at least one Spotted Flycatcher in treeline North of Reap Lane also Male Redstart & a Whitethroat No
Paul Rendell 11/05/2017 - 10:30 2spotted fly painted lady Reepham lane Portland No
Paul Rendell 11/05/2017 - 10:30 2spotted fly painted lady Reepham lane Portland No
Portland Bird Observatory 10/05/2017 - 12:30 Honey Buzzard north off West Cliffs at the Bill at midday per Dave Smith No
Joe Stockwell 10/05/2017 - 09:45 Red-rumped swallow North up West Cliffs at 8:58. https://t.co/1eM5l0OLud No
Paul Rendell 08/05/2017 - 13:45 Also from this morning 6 wind chats 1 sedge Warbler numerous wheatear No
Paul Rendell 08/05/2017 - 13:45 Also from this morning 6 wind chats 1 sedge Warbler numerous wheatear No
Paul Rendell 08/05/2017 - 13:45 Also from this morning 6 wind chats 1 sedge Warbler numerous wheatear No
John Down 08/05/2017 - 11:30 Thumb lane: 4Bcap, 5Spot Fly. Bcrates: 4Redstart, 2Whinchat, Spotfly. No
John Down 08/05/2017 - 11:30 Thumb lane: 4Bcap, 5Spot Fly. Bcrates: 4Redstart, 2Whinchat, Spotfly. No
John Down 08/05/2017 - 11:30 Thumb lane: 4Bcap, 5Spot Fly. Bcrates: 4Redstart, 2Whinchat, Spotfly. No
John Down 08/05/2017 - 11:30 Thumb lane: 4Bcap, 5Spot Fly. Bcrates: 4Redstart, 2Whinchat, Spotfly. No
Portland Bird Observatory 07/05/2017 - 12:30 Pretty sure the Serin isn't one: flight and settled calls are Serin-ish but never quite right. Bird only seen overhead and always... No
Dave Foot 07/05/2017 - 11:30 3 more spot flys and a male pied fly at the back of the hump. No
Dave Foot 07/05/2017 - 11:30 3 more spot flys and a male pied fly at the back of the hump. No
Dave Foot 07/05/2017 - 10:30 Hobby circling high over Combefield. No
Paul Watts 07/05/2017 - 09:00 Culverwell area and north of Culverwell, 5 redstart, 1 yel wag, 15 wheatear, 2 whinchat @PortlandBirdObs No
Paul Watts 07/05/2017 - 09:00 Culverwell area and north of Culverwell, 5 redstart, 1 yel wag, 15 wheatear, 2 whinchat @PortlandBirdObs No
Paul Watts 07/05/2017 - 09:00 Culverwell area and north of Culverwell, 5 redstart, 1 yel wag, 15 wheatear, 2 whinchat @PortlandBirdObs No
Paul Watts 07/05/2017 - 09:00 Culverwell area and north of Culverwell, 5 redstart, 1 yel wag, 15 wheatear, 2 whinchat @PortlandBirdObs No
Dave Foot 07/05/2017 - 08:30 2 spot flys at Portland Castle. No
Portland Bird Observatory 06/05/2017 - 12:00 Now 2 Wood Warblers in a private gdn at Weston per Duncan Walbridge No
Portland Bird Observatory 06/05/2017 - 10:30 Red-rumped Swallow north at Blacknor at 10.15 per Grahame Walbridge No
Debby Saunders 04/05/2017 - 11:15 The Portland Red-footed Falcon What a bird! https://t.co/U9tSBXv4F2 Yes view
Retweet 04/05/2017 - 07:30 RT @stilts38: Male Red-footed falcon top fields Portland.. No

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