20th January

Portland Bill: Common Scoter c30, Red-throated Diver 17, Snipe 1, Firecrest 1; also at least 4 Bottle-nosed Dolphins.
Southwell: Blackcap 2.
Chesil Cove: Black Redstart 1.
Portland Harbour: Black-necked Grebe 15, Great Northern Diver 4, Slavonian Grebe 2, Eider 2, Black-throated Diver 1.
Ferrybridge: Dunlin 60.

The Portland Harbour selection - including these 2 Eider - has remained very samey since late December; despite perfect viewing conditions in recent days the Black Guillemot from earlier in the winter can't be found © Pete Saunders: