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9th Mar

Still quiet but the Glaucous Gull was present at the fishing boats this afternoon. An adult Mediterranean Gull was on the beach at the Patch with large numbers of Great Crested Grebes, Guillemots and Cormorants feeding offshore.

A handful of birds passing overhead included 35 Chaffinches and two Siskins. A Dartford Warbler was seen in a private garden at the Point.