Portland Heights Birdwatching Breaks
Friday October 6th - Sunday October 8th 2006

Birds: 81 species (+ 3 heard)
Little Grebe

Radipole

Great Crested Grebe

Radipole

Gannet

Portland Bill

Cormorant

Radipole, Portland

Shag

Portland Bill

Little Egret

Arne, Lodmoor

Grey Heron

Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne

Mute Swan

Radipole, Lodmoor

Canada Goose

Arne, Lodmoor

Shelduck

Lodmoor, Arne

Wigeon

Arne, Lodmoor

Teal

Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne

Mallard

Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne

Shoveler

Radipole, Lodmoor

Tufted Duck

Radipole, Wareham Forest

Sparrowhawk

Lodmoor

Buzzard

Lodmoor, Arne

Kestrel

Portland, Arne

Moorhen

Radipole, Lodmoor

Coot

Radipole, Lodmoor

Water Rail

Arne (heard)

Pheasant

Wareham Forest

Bar-tailed Godwit

Ferrybridge

Black-tailed Godwit

Radipole

Oystercatcher

Portland Bill

Ringed Plover

Ferrybridge

Lapwing

Lodmoor

Dunlin

Ferrybridge

Snipe

Radipole

Curlew

Ferrybridge, Arne

Turnstone

Ferrybridge

Mediterranean Gull

Radipole

Black-headed Gull

various sites

Yellow-legged Gull

Arne

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Radipole

Herring Gull

various sites

Great Black-backed Gull

various sites

Sandwich Tern

Ferrybridge, Radipole, Portland Bill

Common Tern

Lodmoor

Razorbill

Portland Bill

Wood Pigeon

various sites

Collared Dove

Portland

Kingfisher

Lodmoor

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Arne, Wareham Forest

Woodlark

Wareham Forest

Skylark

Portland Bill

Swallow

Portland Bill

Meadow Pipit

Portland Bill, Arne, Lodmoor

Rock Pipit

Portland Bill

Yellow Wagtail

Lodmoor

Pied Wagtail

Portland Heights

Wren

various sites (heard)

Dunnock

various sites

Robin

various sites

Stonechat

Arne, Portland Bill

Wheatear

Portland Bill

Blackbird

Wareham Forest

Mistle Thrush

Arne (heard)

Dartford Warbler

Arne

Chiffchaff

Portland, Arne

Goldcrest

Arne

Firecrest

Arne

Marsh Tit

Arne

Coal Tit

Arne, Wareham Forest

Blue Tit

various sites

Great Tit

Arne

Nuthatch

Arne

Treecreeper

Arne

Magpie

various sites

Jackdaw

various sites

Rook

various sites

Raven

Portland, Arne

Carrion Crow

various sites

Starling

various sites

Rose-coloured Starling

Portland Bill, Lodmoor

House Sparrow

various sites

Linnet

various sites

Chaffinch

Arne

Greenfinch

Arne

Goldfinch

Arne

Siskin

Arne

Reed Bunting

Portland


 


 

 

Insects: 9 species

Clouded Yellow

Portland Bill, Lodmoor

Small White

Arne

Brimstone

Arne

Red Admiral

various sites

Speckled Wood

various sites

Migrant Hawker

Lodmoor

Common Darter

Lodmoor, Arne

Dor Beetle

Wareham Forest

Rhododendron Leafhopper

Wareham Forest



Mammals: 3 species

Grey Squirrel

Arne

Rabbit

Arne

Sika Deer

Arne