Spring Migrant Arrivals 2015

February 27th: Linnet - several by the HHC (2014: March 9th)
March 2nd: Firecrest - a bird considered to be newly arrived by Holloway's Dock (2014: March 9th)
March 6th:
Alba Wagtail - a White Wagtail on Priory Marsh (2014: March 9th)
March 6th: Meadow Pipit - a flock of 65 birds on Priory Marsh (2014: March 9th)
March 8th: Chiffchaff - a single bird on the Batters (2014: March 9th)
March 9th: Wheatear - two birds on Hengistbury (2014: March 9th)
March 9th: Sand Martin - one at Stanpit and one at Hengistbury (2014: March 12th)
March 9th: Black Redstart - a bird at the Beach Huts (2014: March 15th)
March 9th: Sandwich Tern - one at Mudeford Quay and then into the harbour (2014: March 17th)
March 13th: Stonechat - an obvious influx, including 21 birds on Hengistbury (2014: March 1st)
March 14th: Ring Ouzel - a male in Wick horse paddock (2014: April 14th)
March 17th: Little Ringed Plover - a bird in over Hengistbury (2014: March 17th)
March 22nd: Blackcap - two birds on Hengistbury (2014: March 12th)
March 22nd: Garganey - up to nine birds at Stanpit (2014: March 27th)
March 24th: Willow Warbler - one at the end of Hengistbury (2014: March 16th)
April 3rd: Swallow - six birds through the area (2014: March 17th)
April 3rd: House Martin - two over Wick Fields (2014: March 29th)
April 5th: Whitethroat - one on Crouch Hill, Stanpit (2014: April 10th)
April 5th: Greenshank - one at Stanpit (2014: April 9th)
April 6th: Sedge Warbler - a bird sub-singing in Ashtree Meadows (2014: April 4th)
April 6th: Yellow Wagtail - three over Crouch Hill (2014: April 1st)
April 6th: Osprey - one high north over Ashtree Meadows (2014: not recorded in spring)
April 7th: Reed Warbler - a bird in the Wick Reeds (2014: April 10th)
April 8th: Whimbrel - one past Hengistbury (2014: date not recorded)
April 9th: Redstart - a total of five birds at Hengistbury (2014: April 2nd)
April 9th: Pied Flycatcher - one on a bush by the Hiker cafe (2014: April 10th)
April 9th: Tree Pipit - one over Stanpit (2014: April 9th)
April 11th: Common Tern - three at sea from the Beach Huts (2014: March 29th)
April 13th: Common Sandpiper - one on groynes on the sandspit (2014: April 14th)
April 14th: Little Tern - two birds at Stanpit (2014: April 14th)
April 15th: Whinchat - one at Stanpit (2014: April 11th)
April 15th: Garden Warbler - a bird in the North Scrubs (2014: April 4th)
April 16th: Cuckoo - one through at Hengistbury (2014: March 27th)
April 16th: Lesser Whitethroat - a bird at Stanpit in the morning (2014: April 11th)
April 17th: Arctic Skua - one east at sea (2014: March 31st)
April 18th: Arctic Tern - a bird seen from Mudeford Quay (2014: April 24th)
April 18th: Hobby - on in-off the sea and over the end of the head (2014: May 6th)
April 20th: Wood Warbler - one by the Salt Hurns (2014: April 17th)
April 23rd: Great Skua - one east off Hengistbury (2014: April 7th)
April 24th: Nightingale - a bird sang briefly by the Wick horse paddock (2014: not recorded in spring)
April 28th: Spotted Flycatcher - one off Hengistbury towards Wick (2014: April 28th)
April 29th: Roseate Tern - a bird west past the Beach Huts (2014: May 6th)
April 30th: Swift - one over Wick (2014: April 18th)
May 3rd: Black Tern - one over the Run with 4 Arctic Tern (2014: May 8th)
May 12th: Turtle Dove - a bird feeding along Roebury Lane (2014: May 14th)
May 30th: Curlew Sandpiper - one a Stanpit with Sanderling and Dunlin (2014: not recorded in spring)