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28th Feb

Most of the interest was in a continuing trickle of birds moving east offshore including 28 Brent Geese, eight Teal, two Shovelers, two Velvet Scoters, 12 Fulmars, 288 Kittiwakes, eight Mediterranean Gulls, a Sandwich Tern, a Great Skua (west) and 972 auks.

A Porpoise was feeding offshore.