Monday, 7 September 2015

Visit to Portland Sep 2015

A week’s visit to Portland.

It does not sound like many but 80 species for this week on Portland and this was just for the bill area.

A summary of the most notable species of the week were:

Birds: Rose-coloured Starling, Wryneck, Osprey, Balearic Shearwater, Firecrest, Barred Warbler, Turtle Dove, Nightingale, Ortolan Bunting, Long-tailed Skua.

Insects: Death’s Head Hawkmoth, Convolvulus Hawkmoth, Garden Tiger, Jersey Tiger, Wasp Spider, Southern Oak Bush Cricket, Great Green Bush Cricket, The Cosmopolitan, Red-legged Spider Wasp, European Beewolf, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Diamond-spot Pearl.

Dawn at Portland Sunday 6th Sep

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