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13th Mar

A Merlin, eight Chiffchaffs, three Firecrests and a male Black Redstart were seen on the land while the juvenile Glaucous Gull and two first-winter Caspian Gulls were seen at the Patch this morning.

One Porpoise was feeding offshore.