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27th Mar

There was a small arrival of grounded migrants with 12 Chiffchaffs, 65 Redwings and seven Black Redstarts while birds continue to pass overhead including a Little Ringed Plover, six Grey Wagtails and another 65 Siskins. The sea was very quiet.

Two Brown Hares were seen in the Desert and 12 Porpoises were feeding offshore.