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Thursday, 17 August, 2017 - 19:29 AndrewCooperBC RT @savebutterflies: Got the #butterflycount bug? We have a FREE app where you can record all the butterflies you see - all year round! htt…
Thursday, 17 August, 2017 - 11:29 ianballam RT @SoundApproachUK: We launch a new product @TheBirdfair tomorrow. This sample is part of a longer interview here https://t.co/UVx5TnbuKm…
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017 - 17:45 PortlandBirdObs RT @infocusGlos: Optics Day @PortlandBirdObs @DWTWeyPort Tues 22 Aug @opticronuk @SwarovskiOptik Vanguard @hawkenature 01453890978 @ZEISSBi… Tue, 22/08/2017

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A fine Red-green Carpet in the trap in Weymouth this morning. Only the female survives the winter https://t.co/QBfeIQqNQs
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31/03/2017 - 08:15
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Three FFY's last night, Pebble Prominent, Flame Shoulder and this Waved Umber. https://t.co/aBQHPeBXAy
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21/04/2017 - 18:30
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Waiting for his Wheatear-a-bix. Smallmouth rocks, Wyke 22-04-17 https://t.co/TG4xJRGZ9o
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22/04/2017 - 17:15
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Just 7 moths last night, but this Puss Moth was a FFY. https://t.co/LC8uJXAkKm
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08/05/2017 - 17:45
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Another poor night for moths just 7 again, Red-green Carpet ffy. https://t.co/zEnrkZLVJa
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09/05/2017 - 17:45
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Really quiet night, though 6 Muslin were a surprise, with nfy Buff Ermine. https://t.co/fCg4Mb3SXB
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20/05/2017 - 19:45
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An improvement last night with 6 nfy's including Brown Silver-line and Light Emerald. https://t.co/RcfV6X13e2
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21/05/2017 - 18:15
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Dusky Brocade the only nfy last night. https://t.co/uwrSfB6oNW
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03/06/2017 - 20:30
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Couple of NFY's from last night. Coronet and Cochylis Molliculana. https://t.co/XZDh4C87MA
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05/06/2017 - 18:15
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Scaeva Pyrastri (pied hoverfly) 1st I have seen this year. https://t.co/rsfrvEv3U6
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09/06/2017 - 14:45
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Only 8.4C last night, nice to get a NFY with Buff Arches. https://t.co/UMVU0qryJJ
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13/06/2017 - 18:00
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Nice lesser stag beetle in our garden #DWTwey https://t.co/BQUWVhveTw
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26/06/2017 - 18:15
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

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Retweet 15/08/2017 - 21:34 RT @PicturePurbeck: Female Oak Eggar on my car this morning! Weymouth. @BC_Dorset @DorsetWildlife @SightingDOR https://t.co/7oNgrrHsu4 Yes view
John Gifford 15/08/2017 - 18:41 So there are moths at Broadwey 155 last night with Mocha a 1st for me, 3rd wk of Aug & Copper Underwing on cue. https://t.co/ehkB9iHPXD Yes view
Retweet 15/08/2017 - 13:24 RT @CrispHatrick: Honey Buzzard flew over my house then Radipole heading SE at 0930. @RSPBWeymouth @SightingDOR @DorsetBirdClub @brettyebra… No
John Gifford 14/08/2017 - 22:11 Another poor night at Broadwey with just 34 moths with Six-striped Rustic 1st for year. https://t.co/RFtjf3o29b No
John Gifford 13/08/2017 - 18:25 Terrible night for my Broadwey traps with just 33, but my 1st Clay Triple-lines made up for it. https://t.co/CAtMtejFyA Yes view
Paul Rendell 12/08/2017 - 19:19 Roesels Bush-cricket first for Weymouth garden https://t.co/LzdgyyhfFY No
John Gifford 12/08/2017 - 08:21 With thanks to @PhilSterling3 and @PaulUpwey with the confirmation that this is my 1st Jersey Mocha. https://t.co/WFGuEPB0MV Yes view
Wawlee 07/08/2017 - 19:04 Hornet Mimic or Belted Hoverfly from the garden today. https://t.co/N0c0j2Mr2u No
Paul Harris 05/08/2017 - 12:17 Swifts obviously on the move: flock of 50+ to the north of the garden this morning. No
John Gifford 04/08/2017 - 20:00 Always nice to get the 1st Oak Eggar of the year. https://t.co/Q5F4mIGeFY Yes view
John Gifford 27/07/2017 - 19:45 This Gold Spot really helped, as just 79 moths in the Broadwey actinic's last night. https://t.co/sKkzQTwKst Yes view
Luke Phillips 25/07/2017 - 10:15 1000s of 'Marmalade' Hoverflies on #weymouth seafront plus a few Painted Lady this morning. #insect #migration No
Luke Phillips 25/07/2017 - 10:15 1000s of 'Marmalade' Hoverflies on #weymouth seafront plus a few Painted Lady this morning. #insect #migration No
John Gifford 22/07/2017 - 19:00 Couple FFR's last night in the Broadwey trap. Clay Triple-lines and Dog's Tooth from 51=78. https://t.co/RFvwZqFukz Yes view
Luke Phillips 21/07/2017 - 19:45 Great shearwater from bowleaze now. Just flown further out. @BirdGuides @DorsetBirdClub No
Brett Spencer 21/07/2017 - 18:45 Well, wasn't expecting that.A Great Shearwateer sat on sea close inshore in Weymouth Bay. Dorset tick, GET IN!!! Thanks @MJLbirder for call. No
Dorset Bird Club 21/07/2017 - 17:30 Great Shearwater in Weymouth Bay showing well off Oasis Café, has been sat on the sea so may be twitchable. No
Wawlee 20/07/2017 - 22:15 A Weymouth Barn Owl taken at last light. https://t.co/YiN0jmzECw Yes view
John Gifford 20/07/2017 - 18:30 Another new moth for me Dark Umber and always nice to see Sallow Kitten in the Broadwey trap. https://t.co/MaeamIH5Vg Yes view
John Gifford 19/07/2017 - 20:45 179 in my Broadwey traps, the new moths were worn, so Small Waved Umber & Bordered Beauty were the best of the rest. https://t.co/4RVmnMOems Yes view
John Gifford 18/07/2017 - 19:45 231 moths in the Broadwey actinic's last night, Scorched Carpet was a new moth, Black Arches and Twenty-plume nfy's… https://t.co/iFsLT8p4vA No
John Gifford 17/07/2017 - 20:30 Twin-spotted Wainscot, best from last nights Broadwey trap. https://t.co/EU8nigaPCp Yes view
John Gifford 15/07/2017 - 18:00 Quiet in the Broadwey trap last night, but the 1st of the July Prominent's arrived with Pale and Pebble. https://t.co/FslsqKsq0J Yes view
John Gifford 13/07/2017 - 17:00 Managed to pot this Roesel's Bush Cricket at Broadwey today. https://t.co/MZYRNXLDhR Yes view
John Gifford 11/07/2017 - 18:30 Another quiet night for the trap with Sycamore the only ffy. https://t.co/e4A0jdUbc0 Yes view
John Gifford 10/07/2017 - 19:00 Couple of new moths for me last, numbers well down at Broadwey, Green Silver-lines and Small Rivulet. https://t.co/hjsxKkrWEU Yes view
Joe Stockwell 08/07/2017 - 08:45 Stayed out until midnight with the moth trap, Diamond-backs featured heavily with 15 still in the trap this morning. A few wanderers also. No
John Gifford 07/07/2017 - 19:15 Good haul last night with nfr Engrailed and the1st wk of July and Swallow-tailed bang on schedule with Yellow-tail… https://t.co/EcKEM1j0rA No
John Gifford 07/07/2017 - 19:15 Good haul last night with nfr Engrailed and the1st wk of July and Swallow-tailed bang on schedule with Yellow-tail… https://t.co/EcKEM1j0rA No
Portland Bird Observatory 07/07/2017 - 10:00 The Ringed Border caught last night at Preston, Weymouth, by Ricky Lambert - a v smart moth and new for Dorset: https://t.co/EGlD1eOF9B Yes view
Phil Sterling 06/07/2017 - 22:00 Nice to find many Essex Skipper on Weym Rlf Rd, they prefer open grass sward with lots flowers. Perfect for them https://t.co/S3ym2d5Gmd Yes view
John Gifford 05/07/2017 - 18:30 Real surprise in the Broadwey trap last night, I don't get many Peppered Moth's so f.insularia was a 1st for me. https://t.co/o9jUJANERX Yes view
John Gifford 04/07/2017 - 18:45 Steady night for the Broadwey trap then Plain Golden Y on the last tray which is a new moth for me. https://t.co/ksy9CDdvh8 Yes view
John Gifford 02/07/2017 - 18:30 Sandy Carpet was nfr last night and always nice to see Cream-bordered Green Pea here at Broadwey. https://t.co/nxub9fn5Uy No
John Gifford 01/07/2017 - 19:45 Large Emerald (nfr) from last night two camera clicks and gone another nfr Synaphe Punctalis. https://t.co/E2QHqyKXiH Yes view
Paul Rendell 01/07/2017 - 19:00 Small Elephant in trap last night .Lulworth Skipper in garden midday two firsts our Weymouth garden https://t.co/T97sJ6L2zq No
Paul Rendell 01/07/2017 - 19:00 Small Elephant in trap last night .Lulworth Skipper in garden midday two firsts our Weymouth garden https://t.co/T97sJ6L2zq No
Joe Stockwell 28/06/2017 - 17:15 Despite a blank last night there's now loads of Diamond-back moths in the garden! https://t.co/ydzXAruCpV No
Joe Stockwell 27/06/2017 - 09:00 Parakeet (presumably Ring-necked) just gone north over Rodwell twds Weymouth No
Paul Harris 26/06/2017 - 21:15 5 rather unseasonal Common Scoter in Weymouth Bay tonight as well as some very close Med Gulls. https://t.co/i1HWOyUquW No
Paul Harris 26/06/2017 - 21:15 5 rather unseasonal Common Scoter in Weymouth Bay tonight as well as some very close Med Gulls. https://t.co/i1HWOyUquW No
Dorset Wildlife Trust 26/06/2017 - 18:15 Nice lesser stag beetle in our garden #DWTwey https://t.co/BQUWVhveTw Yes view
Wawlee 21/06/2017 - 09:00 Red Kite just drifted over the house!! Seems to be over Westham area 😀 No
Joe Stockwell 19/06/2017 - 08:00 2 Siskin over the garden whilst doing the moth trap, then trapped a nerve in my leg! Perhaps my first mothing related injury? No
Phil Sterling 13/06/2017 - 22:00 And 100s Pyramidal Orchid on slopes next to the main lay by. All habitats created just a few years ago - it can be… https://t.co/qH2U44ryJA No
Phil Sterling 13/06/2017 - 22:00 Checking out reports of 1000s 6-spot Burnet Moth on Weymouth Relief Road verges. Not wrong, amazing numbers! https://t.co/nop6KHLVk4 No
John Gifford 13/06/2017 - 18:00 Only 8.4C last night, nice to get a NFY with Buff Arches. https://t.co/UMVU0qryJJ Yes view
John Gifford 09/06/2017 - 14:45 Scaeva Pyrastri (pied hoverfly) 1st I have seen this year. https://t.co/rsfrvEv3U6 Yes view
John Gifford 05/06/2017 - 18:15 Couple of NFY's from last night. Coronet and Cochylis Molliculana. https://t.co/XZDh4C87MA Yes view
John Gifford 03/06/2017 - 20:30 Dusky Brocade the only nfy last night. https://t.co/uwrSfB6oNW Yes view

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