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Local weather


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31st Jan

A visit to the Patch at low water this morning showed that the Iceland Gull was still present as well as ten Caspian Gulls, two Yellow-legged Gulls and two Mediterranean Gulls. A few Gannets and auks also passed up-channel.

A brief check of the Trapping Area produced a single Firecrest of note although conditions were far from ideal.