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Notable Dorset Bird Records

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The location of Dorset makes it a prime area for migrant and vagrant birds mainly, but not exclusively, from the south and west to make landfall. Notable birds are frequently found here and this is a list of some of the most interesting sightings since the records database started in January 2017. Click any species name to see where it was recorded and when.

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Common Name (Click for full details) Alternative Name(s) Scientific Name
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Great White Egret Ardea alba
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus