Sightings26/05/2016

Harbour Update – posted 25/05/16

No sign of yesterdays Red-backed Shrike unfortunately, but partial compensation came when an Osprey was seen fishing through the shimmering heat haze in the Wareham Channel mid morning. With easterly winds picking up again some wader passed picked up again with 12 Ringed Plover and 6 Dunlin out on Lytchett Fields, 1 Ringed Plover and 10 Dunlin at Arne and a Whimbrel in Middlebere. The male Marsh Harrier seems to be a good provider as he makes frequent return trips to his female and chicks with talons full of goodies. There was just a single Hobby over Moors today. 

Med Gull nesting on Brownsea Tern Islands

You might also like...

Sightings28/02/2024

Harbour Update – posted 28/02/24

February’s almost over, and would be pretty much if it wasn’t a leap year, meaning we’ve got one…

Find out more
Sightings27/02/2024

Harbour Update – posted 27/02/24

With the wind strength doing a complete u-turn this morning, having been blasting gales yesterday, this mornings calm…

Find out more

Call 01202 641 003