SY6868 : Portland Bird Observatory

near to Southwell, Dorset, Great Britain

Portland Bird Observatory
Portland Bird Observatory
The observatory, in the Old Lower Lighthouse (built 1869), has monitored migrating birds (and other wildlife, especially moths) arriving at, or passing, Portland Bill for over 50 years. It also offers hostel-type accommodation, see LinkExternal link
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Saturday, 13 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Thursday, 25 May, 2006
Leisure Facilities > Bird migration watchpoint   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SY 681 689 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:31.1406N 2:27.0793W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SY 683 689
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