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Old Monday 9th July 2012, 10:45   #1
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Birding around Poole

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Taking a trip to the Poole area at the beginning of August. Does anyone have advice regarding good spots to visit and what species might be around?

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Hi Remote

Poole is in Dorset, so I moved your post to the South West forum.

Have a look here in Opus, you'll find quite a few articles to keep you busy until someone else pops in with some more advice for you.
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Old Sunday 29th July 2012, 14:02   #3
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Hello Delia

As a resident Poole harbour birder I would suggest Brownsea and Arne as the obvious places to visit. Lodmoor in Weymouth is worth a trip, however Portland is home to the Olympic sailing so is going to be very busy. Wareham forest is worth a visit for Hobbys. With luck there might be some migrants appearing soon although it is a tad early.

Here is a link to my diary and the birdclub website

http://www.surfbirds.com/community-blogs/DD/

http://www.dorsetbirds.blogspot.co.uk/

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