Spring Migrant Arrivals 2007

March 5th: Firecrest - 2 birds by Smithy's Field (2006: March 28th)
March 5th: Chiffchaff - an increase to 11, from a regular 6, at Stanpit (2006: March 15th)
March 6th: Sand Martin - a group of 3 heading north over Ashtree Meadows (2006: March 20th)
March 7th: Blackcap - a total of 7, all males, in Smithy's Field (2006: March 30th)
March 8th: Linnet - between 10 to 25 birds on Stanpit (2006: February 25th)
March 8th: Rook - a single bird over the Nursery, Hengistbury (2006: not recorded in Spring)
March 10th: Meadow Pipit - a handful in off the sea over the sandspit (2006: March 11th)
March 11th: Wheatear - a male and female on the Barn Field (2006: March 20th)
March 11th: alba Wagtail - a White Wagtail on Priory Marsh (2006: March 15th)
March 22nd: Sandwich Tern - one east through the harbour (2006: March 11th)
March 23rd: Garganey - a drake north over the harbour (2006: April 6th)
March 24th: Great Skua - 2 east past Hengistbury (2006: May 3rd)
March 26th: Willow Warbler - a couple of singing birds on Hengistbury (2006: March 28th)
March 26th: Little Ringed Plover - 1 north over Hengistbury (2006: April 3rd)
March 26th: Ring Ouzel - a male flushed off the Barn Field (2006: March 9th)
March 26th: Avocet - 1 on Stanpit (2006: not recorded in Spring)
March 27th: Tree Pipit - 1 north over Hengistbury (2006: April 5th)
March 27th: Swallow - a couple from Hengistbury (2006: March 24th)
March 27th: House Martin - 1 from Hengistbury (2006: March 31st)
March 28th: Whitethroat - a bird singing by the Barn (2006: April 7th)
March 28th: Osprey - 1 north over the harbour (2006: not recorded in Spring)
April 2nd: Woodlark - a single over Stanpit with Meadow Pipit (2006: not recorded in Spring)
April 6th: Tree Pipit - a total of 3 over Hengistbury (2006: April 5th)
April 6th: Redstart - 1 in Double Dykes with another in the Nursery (2006: April 1st)
April 7th: Yellow Wagtail - a single north over Hengistbury (2006: April 2nd)
April 7th: Common Tern - 1 east past the Beach Huts (2006: April 15th)
April 8th: Grasshopper Warbler - a male reeling in Wick Fields (2006: April 12th)
April 9th: Reed Warbler - a bird singing from the northern part of Wick Fields (2006: April 6th)
April 10th: Lesser Whitethroat - a bird in Wick Ditch (2006: April 11th)
April 10th: Garden Warbler - an individual in the North Scrubs, Stanpit (2006: April 22nd)
April 10th: Whimbrel - 1 over the HHC and 2 at Stanpit (2006: April 12th)
April 10th: Common Sandpiper - a single bird by the HHC (2006: April 4th)
April 11th: Pied Flycatcher - a male in the Nursery (2006: April 6th)
April 11th: Greenshank - 1 heard from Hengistbury (2006: April 21st)
April 13th: Sedge Warbler - a single bird in Wick Ditch (2006: April 14th)
April 13th: Arctic Skua - 1 east off Hengistbury (2006: March 18th)
April 15th: Swift - 1 over Hengistbury (2006: April 16th)
April 15th: Turtle Dove - 1 over Wick Fields (2006: April 24th)
April 16th: Whinchat - a single on Hengistbury (2006: April 20th)
April 17th: Spotted Flycatcher - an extremely early bird on the Long Field (2006: May 3rd)
April 18th: Cuckoo - 1 on Crouch Hill in the evening (2006: April 17th)
April 18th: Little Tern - a couple east past Hengistbury (2006: April 8th)
April 24th: Hobby - 1 in the morning and 1 in the evening over Wick (2006: April 9th)
April 28th: Arctic Tern - a bird east off Hengistbury (2006: April 26th)
May 3rd: Pomarine Skua - 2 east past Hengistbury (2006: May 2nd)
May 3rd: Black Tern - a couple closeby to the east from the Beach Huts (2006: May 6th)
May 5th: Wood Warbler - at least 3 in the Wood on Hengistbury (2006: April 19th)
May 7th: Storm Petrel - many birds off Hengistbury (2006: May 19th)
May 10th: Roseate Tern - 1 from the Beach Huts (2006: May 6th)