Portland Heights Special Interest Breaks

Friday October 7th - Sunday October 9th 2005


Birds: 

88 species  (plus 2 heard )

Little Grebe

Radipole

Yellow-legged Gull

Arne

Gannet

Portland Bill

Great Black-backed Gull

Portland Bill

Cormorant

Portland Bill, Radipole

Black-headed Gull

various sites

Shag

Portland Bill

Sandwich Tern

Ferrybridge, Arne

Spoonbill

Lodmoor

Wood Pigeon

various sites

Little Egret

Ferrybridge, Lodmoor, Arne

Collared Dove

various sites

Grey Heron

Lodmoor, Radipole, Arne

Green Woodpecker

Arne  (heard)

Mute Swan

Lodmoor, Radipole

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Arne 

Canada Goose

Lodmoor, Arne

Nuthatch

Arne

Shelduck

Radipole, Arne

Skylark

Portland Bill, Lodmoor

Gadwall

Lodmoor

Swallow

various sites

Teal

Lodmoor, Radipole, Arne

Meadow Pipit

various sites

Mallard

Lodmoor, Radipole, Arne

Rock Pipit

Portland Bill

Shoveler

Lodmoor, Arne

Yellow Wagtail

Lodmoor

Wigeon

Lodmoor

Grey Wagtail

Church Ope Cove

Common Scoter

Portland Bill

Pied Wagtail

various sites

Buzzard

Arne

Wren

Portland

Sparrowhawk

Arne

Dunnock

Portland

Kestrel

various sites

Stonechat

Portland Bill, Arne

Peregrine

Portland, Arne

Wheatear

Portland Bill

Hobby

Ferrybridge, Arne

Song Thrush

Portland

Pheasant

Arne

Blackbird

various sites

Water Rail

Radipole

CettiÕs Warbler

Radipole (heard)

Moorhen

Lodmoor, Radipole

Chiffchaff

various sites

Coot

Lodmoor, Radipole

Dartford Warbler

Arne

Snipe

Lodmoor, Radipole

Blackcap

Portland Heights Hotel

Turnstone

Ferrybridge

Long-tailed Tit

Arne

Ringed Plover

Ferrybridge

Great Tit

various sites

Grey Plover

Arne

Blue Tit

various sites

Turnstone

Ferrybridge

Marsh Tit

Arne

Lapwing

Lodmoor

Coal Tit

Arne

Dunlin

Ferrybridge, Lodmoor, Radipole

Magpie

various sites

Pectoral Sandpiper

Radipole

Jackdaw

various sites

Curlew Sandpiper

Lodmoor

Rook

Arne, Arne

Black-tailed Godwit

Lodmoor, Radipole

Carrion Crow

various sites

Curlew

Arne

Jay

Arne

Whimbrel

Arne

Starling

various sites

Redshank

Arne

House Sparrow

various sites

Greenshank

Lodmoor

Chaffinch

Arne

Oystercatcher

Ferrybridge, Arne

Greenfinch

various sites

Avocet

Arne

Goldfinch

various sites

Mediterranean Gull

Radipole

Redpoll

Portland Heights Hotel

Common Gull

Radipole

Linnet

various sites

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Ferrybridge

Siskin

Portland, Arne

 

 

 

 

Butterflies:

4 species

 

 

Small White       

various sites

Clouded Yellow

Church Ope Cove, Arne

Red Admiral       

various sites

Speckled Wood     

various sites

 

 

 

 

Dragonflies:

2 species

 

 

Migrant Hawker

Arne

Common Darter

Portland, Arne

 

 

 

 

Mammals:

3 species

Sika Deer

Arne

Grey Squirrel

Portland

Brown Rat

Portland