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25th Jan

The morning seawatch produced 2500 auks but otherwise fairly quiet. For sheer numbers the Patch was the place to be with the regular Iceland Gull, four Caspian Gulls and ten Mediterranean Gulls among thousands of gulls. A Chiffchaff was calling in the trapping area.

The Patch   25th January 2021