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7th Mar

A cold day with a strong easterly wind saw a little bit of movement on the sea with two Pintail, a drake Eider, 17 Fulmar, 508 Gannets, 71 Kittiwakes, a Mediterranean Gull and a Sandwich Tern in two hours this morning. Hard going on the land with just three Chiffchaffs and two Firecrests of note.

Four Porpoises were feeding offshore.