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29th August

A quiet day on both land and at sea. There were signs of some raptor passage with two Marsh Harriers and ten Buzzards passing overhead but singles of Spotted and Pied Flycatchers and three Whinchats were the best of the few grounded migrants.
Eight Arctic Skuas were seen offshore.