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7th June

Very quiet on the bird front with a Golden Plover overhead, a Mediterranean Gull feeding offshore and an Avocet flying over the Point and calling after dark of note.

Two Porpoises were feeding offshore.

The moth traps produced our fourth record of May Highflyer, a Hummingbird Hawkmoth and a Delicate. 

May Highflyer Hydriomena impluviata   Dungeness   7th June 2022