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Crowd on top of Morden Bog.<br />
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Hundreds of bird watchers have flocked to a nature reserve in Dorset after a rare short-toed eagle arrived there on Saturday.<br />
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About 700 people travelled to Morden Bog, near Wareham, over the weekend.<br />
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It is thought to be first sighting of the species on the British mainland.<br />
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The birds are common in central and southern Europe and have a wingspan of up to 6ft.<br />
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Short-toed eagles migrate from Africa in the spring and can live up to 30 years.