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10th Sept

Virtually birdless on the land but some westerly movement offshore with eight Balearic Shearwaters, five Great Skuas, five Black Terns, 619 Sandwich Terns and 218 Common Terns. A Mediterranean Gull was feeding at the Patch.

Six Porpoises were seen offshore.

A Western Conifer Seed-bug was attracted by the moth trap lights into the garden.
Western Conifer Shield Bug Leptoglossus occidentalis   Dungeness   10th September 2016