Purple Sandpiper at Portland Bill

Purple Sandpiper at Portland Bill

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Tweet Contents Purple Sandpipers on the rocks at a very cold,gloomy Portland Bill today. https://t.co/fsNPBN2Ghh
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Tweet Author Phyl England
Tweet Date Saturday, 21 January, 2017 - 22:00
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Common Name Purple Sandpiper
Scientific Name Calidris maritima
Interest Level
4/5
Related Species Sandpipers
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Habitat Reference
Summary

An occasional winter vistor to rocky shores in Dorset.


 

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Purple Sandpipers on the rocks at a very cold,gloomy Portland Bill today. https://t.co/fsNPBN2Ghh
Tweet Date:
21/01/2017 - 22:00
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Always fun spending time with the Purple Sandpipers at Sandbanks even if the light is poor! https://t.co/Oa8lNU8nO4
Tweet Date:
21/02/2017 - 18:30
Contributed By:
Always fun spending time with the Purple Sandpipers at Sandbanks even if the light is poor! https://t.co/abrBTzUEqY
Tweet Date:
21/02/2017 - 18:30
Contributed By:
Still quite a few #purplesandpipers on the rocks in #LymeRegis today https://t.co/En94cuL4KQ
Tweet Date:
07/03/2017 - 17:30
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RT @fisherandbirder: Purple Sandpipers at Portland this week @PortlandBirdObs https://t.co/QogBH7VQ3v
Tweet Date:
31/03/2017 - 17:00
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Title: Phyl England

Purple Sandpiper at Portland Bill

Tweet Date:
21/01/2017 - 22:00
Last viewed: 8 hours 20 min ago
Total views: 201
Title: Phyl England

Goldcrest at Corfe Castle

Tweet Date:
28/01/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 1 day 17 hours ago
Total views: 148
Title: Phyl England

Hooded Merganser at Radipole Lake

Tweet Date:
01/02/2017 - 19:45
Last viewed: 1 day 9 hours ago
Total views: 144
Title: Phyl England

Avocets at Middlebere Farm

Tweet Date:
04/02/2017 - 17:45
Last viewed: 18 hours 31 min ago
Total views: 143
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: On a gloomy day this Cream-spotted Tiger moth in the moth trap was a ray of sunshine https://t.co/EGL0wRWGCZ

Tweet Date:
05/06/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 2 days 1 hour ago
Total views: 69
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: It's impossible to visit Brownsea and not photo a red squirrel however many pictures you have already! https://t.co/rN0mCQcDH7

Tweet Date:
09/06/2017 - 20:30
Last viewed: 21 hours 33 min ago
Total views: 57
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: A friend has just called round to celebrate the election result. My garden this evening. https://t.co/4vp20zXD8j

Tweet Date:
09/06/2017 - 21:15
Last viewed: 7 hours 20 min ago
Total views: 57
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: Female Sand Lizard at Higher Hyde DWT reserve yesterday https://t.co/LmN8LC3WOI

Tweet Date:
11/06/2017 - 22:15
Last viewed: 2 hours 14 min ago
Total views: 68
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: Who said moths are boring! The best in the trap this morning - Eyed Hawkmoth https://t.co/aJPkU6RhaJ

Tweet Date:
18/06/2017 - 15:30
Last viewed: 15 hours 34 min ago
Total views: 49
Title: Phyl England

debbyseamist: Small Elephant Hawk-moth from last night's moth trap https://t.co/X1LxZDBFh0

Tweet Date:
19/06/2017 - 16:45
Last viewed: 4 days 3 hours ago
Total views: 54
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: A not very good picture of a White Admiral at the woods at Knoll Beach Studland taken on sunny Monday this week. https://t.co/sFrVIsQF8N

Tweet Date:
28/06/2017 - 15:15
Last viewed: 4 days 6 hours ago
Total views: 55
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: Small red-eyed damselflies at Langham Lakes this morning. https://t.co/T8aKxmrM91

Tweet Date:
05/07/2017 - 22:30
Last viewed: 1 day 20 hours ago
Total views: 28
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: "Keep in line" Tufted Duck at Langham Lakes yesterday.She was having a lot of agro from a coot but serenely swam on https://t.co/ynSYAFhEYP

Tweet Date:
06/07/2017 - 16:45
Last viewed: 2 days 6 hours ago
Total views: 28
Title: Phyl England

greenhairstreak: Another entry for most beautiful moth A Swallowtail Moth from the trap yesterday https://t.co/SSe3eFRIyv

Tweet Date:
10/07/2017 - 22:00
Last viewed: 4 days 57 min ago
Total views: 23

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