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27th July

There was another small arrival of migrants on the land with 15 Willow Warblers, a Sedge Warbler and 20 Reed Warblers and the highlight of a Grasshopper Warbler. A Grey Wagtail was seen at the Sewage Works and 12 Yellow Wagtails passed overhead.

Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia   Dungeness   27th July 2022

A Southern Oak Bush-cricket was found inside the Observatory.