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5th Dec

A damp morning with fresh NW winds resulted in very quiet seawatching with just a single Great Skua of note. The highlight from the Trapping Area was a Siberian Chiffchaff seen well near the feeding station along with a Woodcock and three Chiffchaffs.

A Grey Seal was seen offshore.