Spring Migrant Arrivals 2010

March 4th: Firecrest - singles in the North Scrubs and Two Riversmeet (2009: February 28th)
March 4th: Greenshank - one heard around Priory Marsh (2009: April 18th)
March 6th: Meadow Pipit - 4 in-off the sea over Coastguards (2009: date not recorded)
March 6th: alba Wagtail - 2 in-off the sea over Coastguards (2009: date not recorded)
March 6th: Stonechat - up to 3 males on the top of Hengistbury (2009: February 21st)
March 12th: Linnet - a single bird by Coastguards (2009: March 4th)
March 12th: Blackcap - 3 singing males at Stanpit (2009: date not recorded)
March 14th: Wheatear - a single bird flew along Fisherman's Bank (2009: March 3rd)
March 15th: Little Ringed Plover - one on Priory Marsh all day (2009: March 18th)
March 16th: Sandwich Tern - three on the HHC mudbar (2009: March 14th)
March 16th: Garganey - a duck on Priory Marsh (2009: March 29th)
March 16th: Chiffchaff - a couple briefly by the HHC (2009: March 2nd)
March 17th: Sand Martin - one over the HHC in the early morning (2009: March 13th)
March 17th: Black Redstart - a single bird at Whitepits (2009: March 21st)
March 18th: Swallow - one over the Barn Field (2009: March 19th)
March 21st: Whimbrel - a really early bird in Barn Bight (2009: April 9th)
March 24th: Sedge Warbler - a bird singing on Priory Marsh (2009: April 10th)
March 25th: Willow Warbler - at least 3 in the Double Dykes (2009: March 30th)
March 27th: House Martin - a single bird over Hengistbury (2009: April 3rd)
April 3rd: Redstart - a male by Stanpit golf course (2009: April 3rd)
April 4th: Osprey - a bird in-off the sea over Coastguards (2009: March 29th)
April 7th: Ring Ouzel - a male off Hengistbury and on to Wick (2009: April 11th)
April 7th: Whitethroat - a single, silent male in Double Dykes (2009: April 4th)
April 7th: Yellow Wagtail - three over Hengistbury (2009: April 3rd)
April 7th: Tree Pipit - two birds over Hengistbury (2009: April 8th)
April 7th: Common Sandpiper - Holloway's Dock and off Fisherman's Bank (2009: April 16th)
April 8th: Pied Flycatcher - one, possibly two males, on Hengistbury (2009: April 4th)
April 10th: Grasshopper Warbler - three across Wick and Hengistbury (2009: April 10th)
April 11th: Lesser Whitethroat - a bird singing in the open on Wick (2009: April 13th)
April 11th: Whimbrel - at least 15 seen around the area (2009: April 9th)
April 15th: Turtle Dove - one north over Stanpit (2009: April 28th)
April 16th: Reed Warbler - a bird singing in Great Spires (2009: April 10th)
April 17th: Swift - one over Stanpit (2009: April 25th)
April 18th: Whinchat - a male bird on the Barn Field (2009: April 17th)
April 18th: Garden Warbler - two on Wick Fields (2009: April 22nd)
April 19th: Common Tern - one over the Barn Field and into the harbour (2009: April 11th)
April 21st: Nightingale - a bird singing in Wick Ditch (2009: April 13th)
April 21st: Little Tern - a couple resting in Stanpit Bight (2009: April 16th)
April 24th: Arctic Tern - two past at sea (2009: May 5th)
April 24th: Cuckoo - one heard on Wick Fields (2009: April 26th)
April 25th: Arctic Skua - one past Hengistbury (2009: April 10th)
April 30th: Hobby - a bird in over the Beach Huts (2009: April 24th)
May 5th: Spotted Flycatcher - four over Crouch Hill (2009: May 5th)
May 6th: Wood Warbler - one by Holloway's Dock (2009: April 23rd)
May 9th: Roseate Tern - a bird past the Coastguards (2009: May 21st)