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5th Jan

A bit quieter offshore today but a 2.25hr watch this morning still produced 25 Brent Geese, two Wigeon, 260 Red-throated Divers, 465 Kittiwakes, an adult Mediterranean Gull, two Great Skuas and over 1600 auks (mainly Guillemots).

Two Porpoises and a Brown Hare were also seen.