Portland Heights Birdwatching Breaks April 19th - April 21st 2008
Birds: 108 species





Little Grebe Radipole, Lodmoor
Great Crested Grebe Radipole, Lodmoor, Langton
Manx Shearwater Portland Bill
Fulmar Portland Bill
Gannet Portland Bill
Cormorant Portland, Radipole, Arne
Shag Portland Bill
Spoonbill Langton
Little Egret Arne, Ferrybridge, Langton
Cattle Egret Abbotsbury
Grey Heron Radipole, Lodmoor
Mute Swan Radipole, Lodmoor, Langton
Grey Lag Goose Arne
Brent Goose Ferrybridge
Canada Goose Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne
Shelduck Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne, Langton
Gadwall Radipole, Lodmoor
Shoveler Radipole, Lodmoor
Pintail Lodmoor
Teal Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne, Langton
Mallard various sites
Pochard Radipole, Lodmoor
Tufted Duck Radipole, Lodmoor
Ruddy Duck Radipole, Lodmoor
Red-breasted Merganser Ferrybridge, Langton
Goosander Langton
Marsh Harrier Radipole
Kestrel various sites
Sparrowhawk Portland Westcliffs
Buzzard Arne, Portland, Radipole, Langton
Pheasant Arne, Langton
Moorhen Radipole, Lodmoor
Coot Radipole, Lodmoor
Whimbrel Portland Bill, Ferrybridge, Langton
Curlew Ferrybridge
Oystercatcher Ferrybridge, Lodmoor, Ferrybridge
Avocet Arne
Black-tailed Godwit Arne
Ringed Plover Ferrybridge
Sanderling Ferrybridge
Dunlin Ferrybridge, Arne, Lodmoor
Knot Ferrybridge
Greenshank Lodmoor
Redshank Arne
Turnstone Ferrybridge
Black-headed Gull Arne, Langton
Herring Gull various sites
Great Black-backed Gull various sites
Lesser Black-backed Gull Radipole
Kittiwake Portland Bill
Sandwich Tern Portland Bill, Ferrybridge, Arne
Common Tern Portland Bill, Ferrybridge, Arne
Little Tern Ferrybridge
Guillemot Portland Bill
Razorbill Portland Bill
Puffin Portland Bill
Wood Pigeon various sites
Collared Dove Portland
Little Owl Kingbarrow Quarry
Cuckoo Wareham Forest
Green Woodpecker Wareham Forest, Arne
Great Spotted Woodpecker Wareham Forest, Arne
Nuthatch Arne
Treecreeper Arne
Rock Pipit Portland Bill
Meadow Pipit Portland Bill, Arne
Yellow Wagtail Portland Bill
Pied Wagtail Portland
White Wagtail Lodmoor
Skylark Portland
Swallow various sites
Sand Martin Radipole, Lodmoor
House Martin Portland
Wren various sites
Dunnock various sites
Wheatear Portland
Whinchat Portland(Barleycrates Lane)
Stonechat Portland, Wareham Forest
Robin various sites
Redstart Portland, Wareham Forest
Blackbird various sites
Song Thrush Portland, Wareham Forest
Sedge Warbler Radipole, Lodmoor
Reed Warbler Radipole, Lodmoor
Whitethroat Portland, Radipole, Langton
Blackcap Portland, Radipole, Langton
Dartford Warbler Wareham Forest, Arne
Cetti’s Warbler Radipole, Lodmoor, Langton
Willow Warbler various sites
Chiffchaff various sites
Goldcrest Portland, Arne
Long-tailed Tit Arne
Marsh Tit Arne
Coal Tit Wareham Forest, Arne
Blue Tit various sites
Great Tit various sites
Jay Arne
Raven Portland(Barleycrates Lane)
Magpie various sites
Jackdaw various sites
Rook Ferrybridge
Carrion Crow various sites
Starling various sites
House Sparrow various sites
Greenfinch various sites
Goldfinch various sites
Chaffinch various sites
Linnet various sites
Reed Bunting Radipole









Insects: 4 species  
Peacock Portland
Small White various sites
Large White Portland
St Mark’s Fly Portland



Mammals: 4 species
Grey Squirrel Arne
Sika Deer Arne
Brown Hare Arne
Rabbit Arne, Lodmoor




Fish: 1 species  
Carp Radipole






Notable Plants: 1 species  
Flowering Currant Wareham Forest