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23rd Dec

More seawatching this morning produced another Slavonian Grebe along with nine Shovelers, 572 Red-throated Divers, 107 Kittiwakes, two Great Skuas, 844 Guillemots, 511 Razorbills and 1961 auks sp.

Two Porpoises and a Grey Seal were also seen.