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Old Thursday 7th August 2008, 14:15   #1
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goshawks in dorset

Hi, back in May 04, Stalbridge Park, Dorset, was mentioned as being a good site to see Goshawks. Does anyone know whether it still is, and whether it has been successful since then? Thanks, Jeremy.
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Old Thursday 7th August 2008, 15:09   #2
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Is is really suitable to be discussing sites for a schedule 1 breeder and the birds success there? Especially away from well known sites/areas. I don't think it is, but more and more information I would regard as unsuitable/sensitive is finding its way onto pagers and public forums like this one, so perhaps I'm in a minority...
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I'd be surprised if it was a good Goshawk site, as I am unaware of any Dorset Goshawk sites!
New Fancy View, Gloucs, is perhaps the best site within striking distance, and is widely publicised as such.
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Hi, there is no way I would put rare birds in jeapardy, I was merely repeating what was said back in 04, by Joe North. I presume that site was well known to local birdwatchers, and being guarded. It is him you should be taking to task.
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