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29th May

The first-summer Glaucous Gull was seen at the Patch again during the morning but there was very little else to report on a very breezy day.

A family party of Stoats was seen in the trapping area again and a Brown Hare was seen at the entrance to the estate.

Single of Grizzled Skipper and Brown Argus were the only butterflies of note.