Recording Guidelines

The following is a list of species and selected sub-species that have been recorded in the Harbour with the type of records requested for each. Records can be sent by email


A All records required
B Breeding records
C Counts of roosts, flocks or monthly maxima
M Migration or weather movements
S All records from May to August
W All winter records
F&L First and last dates
* Dorset rarities or scarcities assessed by DRP - full written description required
** National rarities assessed by BBRC - full written description required