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A 'catch all' for species seen at sites not regularlly recorded 

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.

Adder in Dorset

One of my first Adders of the year from last Saturday. Love their eyes. https://t.co/4NFMmsVqQ1
Tweet Date:
23/02/2017 - 18:30
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Lesser Redpoll at Bloxworth

RT @gerryshilham1: @DorsetBirdClub @BTO_Dorset @BTO_GBW My first garden Lesser Redpoll at Bloxworth https://t.co/5FFidOdMCa
Tweet Date:
26/02/2017 - 20:00
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Goldcrest in Sherborne

RT @YogiBear60: Cracking little Goldcrest showing off today in Sherborne https://t.co/IBAgPXib8W
Tweet Date:
04/03/2017 - 22:45
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Oak Beauty in West Dorset

First Oak Beauty of the year (W Dorset). Moths are starting to arrive! #teammoth https://t.co/bRYaAPPRvN
Tweet Date:
10/03/2017 - 14:30
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SightingDOR: RT @mjamesSNCI: Butterbur on a west Dorset road verge #wildflowerhour https://t.co/ajzaPY7cHX

RT @mjamesSNCI: Butterbur on a west Dorset road verge #wildflowerhour https://t.co/ajzaPY7cHX
Tweet Date:
26/03/2017 - 22:15
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Bee Orchid var Friburgensis

The bee orchid is VERY variable in shape and colour but sometimes the variations become so extreme...
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SightingDOR: RT @mjamesSNCI: Solitary Early-purple Orchid out in West Dorset woodland today #dorsetwt @BSBIbotany https://t.co/Di3JpalfzW

RT @mjamesSNCI: Solitary Early-purple Orchid out in West Dorset woodland today #dorsetwt @BSBIbotany https://t.co/Di3JpalfzW
Tweet Date:
04/04/2017 - 20:15
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CHOG_birds: RT @willgtlowe: Bluebells at Bulbarrow #dorsethour https://t.co/crsMPYYDtw

Tweet Date:
10/04/2017 - 19:30
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CHOG_birds: RT @JoAnnunaki: early purple orchids in the North Dorset woods #DorsetHour #wildflowers #orchids #wild https://t.co/xwxwKKKSru

RT @JoAnnunaki: early purple orchids in the North Dorset woods #DorsetHour #wildflowers #orchids #wild https://t.co/xwxwKKKSru
Tweet Date:
17/04/2017 - 20:00

Some additional observations at this site via Twitter from our contributors.

Displaying 1 - 37 of 37
Species Recorded by Record Datesort ascending Tweet Photo? View Tweet
Tom Brereton 20/04/2017 - 08:30 Red-legged Partridge West Bay. Typical date for one. No
Dorset Bird Club 17/04/2017 - 20:15 RT @chickwoman: @DorsetBirdClub 8-10 Wheatear at Tarrant Rushton airfield. Also approx dozen Whinchat No
Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group 17/04/2017 - 20:00 RT @JoAnnunaki: early purple orchids in the North Dorset woods #DorsetHour #wildflowers #orchids #wild https://t.co/xwxwKKKSru Yes view
Chris Charles 15/04/2017 - 22:00 RT @chris4nature: Friend reports cuckoo calling earlier, just south of Shaftesbury #dorset @DorsetBirdClub No
Birds of Poole Harbour 13/04/2017 - 19:15 Blimey, just had my earliest ever Swift over the garden, Lytchett Matravers @BirdGuides @DorsetBirdClub @RSPBArne @NarwhalSh No
Ian Ballam 12/04/2017 - 15:45 RT @LizWoodford1: Red kite just flown North over my Upton garden @Lytchettbirder @harbourbirds @DorsetBirdClub No
Dorset Bird Club 11/04/2017 - 20:00 One Waxwing was still present along Cherryfields in Gillingham this morning. No
Steven Hogam 10/04/2017 - 23:15 Red KIte over Cranborne Chase @Natures_Voice @WiltshireWild @wildlife_birds @UKBirdWatch @Matt_Pinner… https://t.co/SbmEtgZyQo No
See Tweet 10/04/2017 - 19:30 RT @willgtlowe: Bluebells at Bulbarrow #dorsethour https://t.co/crsMPYYDtw Yes view
Dorset Bird Club 07/04/2017 - 13:45 3 Waxwing were seen in Gillingham this morning at Cherryfields. No
Dorset Wildlife Spot 06/04/2017 - 21:30 Hebrew Character #Moth from Wool #Dorset earlier this week https://t.co/ioPbD02t9a No
Mark James [mjamesSNCI} 04/04/2017 - 20:15 RT @mjamesSNCI: Solitary Early-purple Orchid out in West Dorset woodland today #dorsetwt @BSBIbotany https://t.co/Di3JpalfzW Yes view
See Tweet 04/04/2017 - 10:30 The mighty Minotaur Beetle (gently) rampaging across Dorset heathland yesterday! @Buzz_dont_tweet @DorsetWildlife… https://t.co/JGvUkfgBXr No
Gerry Shilham 02/04/2017 - 16:30 RT @gerryshilham1: @DorsetBirdClub Red Kite just over A35 at Morden X rds hdg N No
Nick Hull 01/04/2017 - 19:00 Just 22 moth of 8 sp. from two traps the a.m. NFY Red-green & Green Carpet also Powdered Quaker. https://t.co/I2zcOoDv94 No
Nick Hull 01/04/2017 - 19:00 Just 22 moth of 8 sp. from two traps the a.m. NFY Red-green & Green Carpet also Powdered Quaker. https://t.co/I2zcOoDv94 No
Dorset Wildlife Spot 31/03/2017 - 15:00 RT @JoAnnunaki: snakes head fritillaries in the meadows #Dorset #wildflowers #botany #flowers @DorsetWildlife @DorsetAONB https://t.co/hXUi… No
Butterfly Conservation Dorset 30/03/2017 - 16:00 RT @RichardFoxBC: First UK report of Clouded Yellow this yr on Dorset coast on Sunday. Prob emerged locally after larva/pupa overwintered (… No
Dorset Bird Club 30/03/2017 - 13:45 RT @SuttonBingham: Dipper on my Sherborne patch this lunchtime. Dorset tick believe it or not! @PatchBirding #patchgold #PWC2017 https://t.… No
Mark James [mjamesSNCI} 26/03/2017 - 22:15 RT @mjamesSNCI: Butterbur on a west Dorset road verge #wildflowerhour https://t.co/ajzaPY7cHX Yes view
Paul Harris 25/03/2017 - 12:15 Red Kite over @TropicalDorset this morning. https://t.co/wZE50bxsbc No
Dorset Wildlife Spot 24/03/2017 - 16:00 RT @Snapping_Nature: @DorsetBirdClub @SightingDOR at least two possibly four Red Kites close to Iwerne Minster :) No
Nick Hull 12/03/2017 - 18:00 Whilst driving home came across flock of roosting egrets at Bockhamton nr. Tincleton stopped & checked them out 27 Little & 4 Cattle Egret. No
Nick Hull 12/03/2017 - 18:00 Whilst driving home came across flock of roosting egrets at Bockhamton nr. Tincleton stopped & checked them out 27 Little & 4 Cattle Egret. No
Dorset Bird Club 10/03/2017 - 19:15 RT @BomoSarah: Up above the #Bournemouth #Lansdowne traffic is a pair of #peregrines https://t.co/uU6LtmG3UX preparing to nest @DorsetBirdC… No
Mike Hetherington 10/03/2017 - 14:30 First Oak Beauty of the year (W Dorset). Moths are starting to arrive! #teammoth https://t.co/bRYaAPPRvN Yes view
Nick Hull 10/03/2017 - 12:15 8 species last night. Com/Small & Twin-spotted Quaker, AngleShades, Oak Beauty, Dotted Border, Hebrew Character & m… https://t.co/cn46dgVNFX No
Nick Hull 10/03/2017 - 12:15 8 species last night. Com/Small & Twin-spotted Quaker, AngleShades, Oak Beauty, Dotted Border, Hebrew Character & m… https://t.co/cn46dgVNFX No
Nick Hull 10/03/2017 - 12:15 8 species last night. Com/Small & Twin-spotted Quaker, AngleShades, Oak Beauty, Dotted Border, Hebrew Character & m… https://t.co/cn46dgVNFX No
Paul Dibden 04/03/2017 - 22:45 RT @YogiBear60: Cracking little Goldcrest showing off today in Sherborne https://t.co/IBAgPXib8W Yes view
Paul Harris 04/03/2017 - 11:30 Green Sand, Bere Regis cress beds. No
Nick Hull 02/03/2017 - 18:15 Had my first butterfly of the year at Blandford this afternoon a Red Admiral. No
Dorset Bird Club 27/02/2017 - 19:15 RT @SuttonBingham: Recordings of today's Sibe CC at Sherborne SWT available here: https://t.co/vBUZEZPuEM No
Gerry Shilham 27/02/2017 - 16:30 RT @gerryshilham1: @DorsetBirdClub @BTO_Dorset 1 of 4 Waxwings still at Corfe Mullen this pm https://t.co/vwkNlqk7uv No
Gerry Shilham 26/02/2017 - 20:00 RT @gerryshilham1: @DorsetBirdClub @BTO_Dorset @BTO_GBW My first garden Lesser Redpoll at Bloxworth https://t.co/5FFidOdMCa Yes view
Brett Spencer 23/02/2017 - 18:30 One of my first Adders of the year from last Saturday. Love their eyes. https://t.co/4NFMmsVqQ1 Yes view
Ian Andrews Yes view

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