Hamish14453: Great day out on Brownsea Island - several handsome summer plumage Med Gulls showing well on the lagoon https://t.co/HM3rWV2Psj

Hamish14453: Great day out on Brownsea Island - several handsome summer plumage Med Gulls showing well on the lagoon https://t.co/HM3rWV2Psj

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Tweet Contents Great day out on Brownsea Island - several handsome summer plumage Med Gulls showing well on the lagoon https://t.co/HM3rWV2Psj
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Tweet Author Hamish Murray
Tweet Date Tuesday, 11 April, 2017 - 22:15
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Common Name Mediterranean Gull
Scientific Name Larus melanocephalus
Interest Level
4/5
Related Species Gulls
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Habitat Reference
Summary

A rare breeding species in Poole Harbour and a scarce wintering species, especially around Weymouth. 


 

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Mediterranean Gull Ferrybridge (still hoping for a large white-winged gull) https://t.co/48xmaYyGKc
Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Contributed By:
RT @Thewyrewagtail: Full range of 'hoods' on the adult Med Gulls at @RSPBWeymouth today, but v few young birds. https://t.co/0TrQvxUUj1
Tweet Date:
23/02/2017 - 07:15
Contributed By:
One word, if it is a word. PHWOARR!!! https://t.co/6N5C0t1J6C
Tweet Date:
04/03/2017 - 19:00
Contributed By:
Great AM mainly at Studland almost 1000 pics taken so still processing, but here's a few, Med Gull at Studland https://t.co/iRP8eRSgFi
Tweet Date:
06/03/2017 - 17:30
Contributed By:
Just can't get enough of these beauties at the moment. https://t.co/sIKDrQzjZE
Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 14:15
Contributed By:
Great day out on Brownsea Island - several handsome summer plumage Med Gulls showing well on the lagoon https://t.co/HM3rWV2Psj
Tweet Date:
11/04/2017 - 22:15
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Title: Hamish Murray

Redwing in Dorset

Tweet Date:
17/01/2017 - 23:30
Last viewed: 2 min 1 sec ago
Total views: 199
Title: Hamish Murray

Peregrine at Durlston

Tweet Date:
16/01/2017 - 10:30
Last viewed: 1 day 1 hour ago
Total views: 231
Title: Hamish Murray

Gannets at Durlston Head

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02/02/2017 - 16:30
Last viewed: 2 hours 3 min ago
Total views: 167
Title: Hamish Murray

Firecrest

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13/02/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 1 day 17 hours ago
Total views: 172
Title: Hamish Murray

Roe Buck at Durlston

Tweet Date:
18/02/2017 - 11:45
Last viewed: 4 hours 4 min ago
Total views: 168
Title: Hamish Murray

Fulmar at Durlston

Tweet Date:
19/02/2017 - 11:15
Last viewed: 5 hours 56 min ago
Total views: 199
Title: Hamish Murray

Reed Bunting in Wareham Forest

Tweet Date:
20/02/2017 - 17:15
Last viewed: 5 hours 53 min ago
Total views: 191
Title: Hamish Murray

Great Grey Shrike in Wareham Forest

Tweet Date:
20/02/2017 - 17:00
Last viewed: 5 hours 53 min ago
Total views: 189
Title: Hamish Murray

Grey Wagtail in Swanage

Tweet Date:
22/02/2017 - 11:30
Last viewed: 5 hours 50 min ago
Total views: 168
Title: Hamish Murray

Adder basking at Tilly whim

Tweet Date:
02/03/2017 - 13:30
Last viewed: 1 day 7 hours ago
Total views: 188
Title: Hamish Murray

Roe Deer in Swanage

Tweet Date:
03/03/2017 - 10:00
Last viewed: 17 hours 54 min ago
Total views: 188
Title: Hamish Murray

Fulmar at Durlston

Tweet Date:
06/03/2017 - 10:15
Last viewed: 1 day 12 hours ago
Total views: 195
Title: Hamish Murray

Early Scurvy Grass at Durlston

Tweet Date:
11/03/2017 - 13:00
Last viewed: 1 day 11 min ago
Total views: 242
Title: Hamish Murray

Oil Beetle at Durlston

Tweet Date:
11/03/2017 - 11:45
Last viewed: 5 hours 12 min ago
Total views: 233
Title: Hamish Murray

Wheatear at Durlston

Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 10:45
Last viewed: 1 day 14 hours ago
Total views: 177
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: A quick lunchtime walk in the sun and away from the 'drawing board' - lovely to hear so many singing Chiffchaffs https://t.co/jWDJQjhdLe

Tweet Date:
24/03/2017 - 20:15
Last viewed: 2 days 18 hours ago
Total views: 198
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: My first Dark-winged Bee-fly of the year in Wareham Forest - spring really is here! https://t.co/BVMEDxVbW3

Tweet Date:
27/03/2017 - 19:45
Last viewed: 23 hours 55 min ago
Total views: 174
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: Plenty of Lady's Smock in flower along the Frome valley this morning https://t.co/YbzS2GRTYa

Tweet Date:
28/03/2017 - 22:00
Last viewed: 17 hours 37 min ago
Total views: 192
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: Plenty of Blackcaps at Townsend NR this morning including this very vocal male. #dorsetwt https://t.co/Booq2fhWdc

Tweet Date:
01/04/2017 - 11:45
Last viewed: 1 day 22 hours ago
Total views: 123
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: A male Bloody-nosed Beetle lumbering across the coast path - always good to see https://t.co/jHzXH1pbhc

Tweet Date:
01/04/2017 - 12:30
Last viewed: 1 day 5 hours ago
Total views: 133
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: 'Open wide' - not often you see the Durlston Fulmars actually sitting on the cliffs https://t.co/7CEXkYkiZP

Tweet Date:
01/04/2017 - 12:15
Last viewed: 1 day 6 hours ago
Total views: 125
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: Black-tailed Godwit on Brownsea Island - looking forward to Friday night's Private View - hope to see you there! https://t.co/UqlL3uAjpi

Tweet Date:
05/04/2017 - 16:30
Last viewed: 2 hours 50 min ago
Total views: 108
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: There seems to be a lot of Dotted Bee-flies around this spring - this one at Haydon Hill #dorsetwt https://t.co/UosfO4G71z

Tweet Date:
05/04/2017 - 16:15
Last viewed: 1 day 8 hours ago
Total views: 94
Title: Hamish Murray

Hamish14453: Plenty of Stonechats along the coast path this morning - breeding and migrant birds https://t.co/qPM2Hwq2QQ

Tweet Date:
07/04/2017 - 09:45
Last viewed: 3 hours 42 min ago
Total views: 115

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