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28th Mar

A misty/foggy day which produced very little in the way of migrants. The best of the grounded migrants were eight Chiffchaffs, 15 Redwings, five Black Redstarts and four Wheatears and five Bramblings and 57 Siskins passed overhead. The sea was also very quiet although 40 Mediterranean Gulls were of note along with 12 Shovelers and five Pintails.