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Local weather


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24th July

Twenty Mediterranean Gulls and two juvenile Yellow-legged Gulls were seen offshore and 105 Sand Martins and 18 Yellow Wagtails passed overhead.

Six Porpoises and two Grey Seals were feeding offshore,

The moth traps were disappointing but with a Jersey Tiger of note while four Southern Oak Bush-crickets were found around the Observatory.