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30th Dec

The quietest morning for movement offshore for some time but the Patch continued to deliver with a second-year Iceland Gull, three Caspian Gulls and 35 Mediterranean Gulls of note. Not a great deal to report from the land except for two Egyptian Geese flying over the area. 

Elsewhere, the Dusky Warbler was seen again at the ARC Pit.