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Brownedge Bonnet

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 19:19

Common on short turf, often on lawns and amongst mosses.

 

Photograph by: Charlie Richardson The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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Rusty Dot Pearl

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 19:05

A migrant species that can occur at any time of year, sometimes in large numbers

 

 

Photograph by: Internet Open Source The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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Devils coach-horse

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:48

 

 

Best known of the rove beetles, faitly common in gardens and around outbuildings

 

Photograph by: James Gale The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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Tawny Pinion

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:42

Associated with ash trees and found across much of southern England

 

 

Photograph by: Mark Andrews The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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The nature of Dorset: a summary of the week ending ... 01-04-18

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 08:15

The nature of Dorset last week compiled from wildlife enthusiasts that post on Twitter. Everything on one page:

- The twenty most interesting species recorded
- The twenty species generating the most tweets
- The ten sites generating the most tweets
- The five contributors generating the most tweets
- The pick of the weeks photographs

You can also look at the individual tweets for each day of the week and you can page back through previous weeks too. Its all here on the weekly summary page!

Published Date: Monday, 2 April, 2018 - 08:15 Broadcast logo.jpeg
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Yellow Horned Moth

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 19:00

Widespread and common early in the year near birch trees.

 

 

Photograph by: Paul Harris The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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Twin-spot Quaker

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 18:57

A common woodland species found early in the year and often in shrubby gardens.

 

 

Photograph by: Internet Open Source The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
Categories: Timeline, Twitter

Pale Pinion

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 18:55

Over winters as an adult and can be found from November through until May or even June

 

 

Photograph by: Internet Open Source The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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Clouded Drab

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 18:52

A very common but also very variable species found early in the year.

 

 

Photograph by: Internet Open Source The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
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Shoulder Stripe

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 18:45

Prefers scrubby habitat and so occurs in shrubby gardens from March until May

 

 

Photograph by: Internet Open Source The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail: Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
Categories: Timeline, Twitter

The nature of Dorset in tweets, charts, photos and maps ... 23-03-18

Sat, 03/24/2018 - 07:31
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The nature of Dorset yesterday in tweets, charts, photographs and maps along with other sources of news of nature conservation and general wildlife interest:

  • Yesterday.s recorded sightings of mammals, birds, insects, plants and more
  • The current recording "hot-list" - the best recorded 30 species in the last 30 days
  • A map of sites where yesterdays records came from - what was seen near you?
  • Yesterday's records in graphical form to show the highlights
  • The pick of the photographs that came with the tweets
  • Interesting news items, notices of events and links to blogs
  • Links to the Nature of Dorset Daily newspaper and to various other blogs from Dorset conservation organisations

Everything you wanted to know and more ... and it's free of charge and free of adverts!

 

Published Date: Sunday, 18 March, 2018 - 09:30 newsdesk logo.jpg
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