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Local weather


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4th Dec

Very quiet with just a few Red-throated Divers and auks lingering offshore and a single Sandwich Tern moving into the Bay. A Merlin was also seen at the fishing boats.

Three Porpoises and two Grey Seals were seen.

Also of note was a party of five Whooper Swans which spent most of the day on the ARC Pit.