Portland Heights Birdwatching Breaks May 16th – 18th 2008
Birds: 100 species




Great Crested Grebe Radipole
Manx Shearwater Portland Bill
Balearic Shearwater Portland Bill
Fulmar Portland Bill
Gannet Portland Bill
Cormorant Portland, Radipole
Shag Portland Bill
Glossy Ibis Ferrybridge
Spoonbill Arne
Little Egret Arne
Cattle Egret Radipole
Great White Egret Radipole
Grey Heron Radipole, Lodmoor
Mute Swan Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne
Canada Goose Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne
Shelduck Radipole, Lodmoor, Arne
Gadwall Radipole, Lodmoor
Shoveler Radipole, Lodmoor
Garganey Radipole
Mallard various sites
Tufted Duck Radipole, Lodmoor
Ruddy Duck Radipole
Marsh Harrier Radipole
Montagu’s Harrier Hartland Moor
Hobby Portland, Radipole, Hartland Moor
Peregrine Portland Bill
Kestrel various sites
Buzzard Arne, Portland, Radipole, Arne
Pheasant Arne
Moorhen Radipole, Lodmoor
Coot Radipole, Lodmoor
Oystercatcher Ferrybridge, Lodmoor, Ferrybridge
Bar-tailed Godwit Ferrybridge
Black-tailed Godwit Arne
Ringed Plover Ferrybridge
Sanderling Ferrybridge
Dunlin Ferrybridge, Arne, Lodmoor
Knot Ferrybridge
Little Stint Ferrybridge
Redshank Arne
Common Sandpiper Radipole
Turnstone Ferrybridge
Mediterranean Gull Arne
Black-headed Gull various sites
Herring Gull various sites
Yellow-legged Gull Arne
Great Black-backed Gull various sites
Lesser Black-backed Gull Radipole
Kittiwake Portland Bill
Sandwich Tern Portland Bill, Ferrybridge, Lodmoor
Common Tern Portland Bill, Ferrybridge, Lodmoor
Little Tern Portland Bill, Ferrybridge
Guillemot Portland Bill
Razorbill Portland Bill
Puffin Portland Bill
Wood Pigeon various sites
Collared Dove Portland
Swift various sites
Green Woodpecker Arne (heard)
Great Spotted Woodpecker Arne (heard)
Nuthatch Arne
Rock Pipit Portland Bill
Meadow Pipit various sites
Pied Wagtail Portland
Skylark Portland
Swallow various sites
House Martin Radipole
Wren Lodmoor
Dunnock various sites
Wheatear Portland, Hartland Moor
Greenland Wheatear Portland
Whinchat Portland
Stonechat Hartland Moor
Robin various sites
Blackbird various sites
Song Thrush Arne (heard)
Sedge Warbler Radipole, Lodmoor
Reed Warbler Radipole, Lodmoor
Whitethroat Arne
Blackcap Portland
Dartford Warbler Hartland Moor
Cetti’s Warbler Radipole
Willow Warbler Arne (heard)
Chiffchaff Portland
Olivaceous Warbler Portland
Spotted Flycatcher Portland
Long-tailed Tit Radipole, Hartland Moor
Blue Tit various sites
Great Tit various sites
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 Lodmoor





Insects: 4 species  
Holly Blue various sites
Green Hairstreak Arne
Large White various sites
Large Red Damselfly Arne



Mammals: 5 species
Grey Squirrel Arne
Sika Deer Arne
Roe Deer Arne
Red Fox Arne
Rabbit Arne, Lodmoor



Amphibians: 1 species  
Toad Arne



Notable Plants: 1 species  
Southern Marsh Orchid Hartland Moor
Early Purple Orchid Portland Bill