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26th Jan

Over three hours seawatchng this morning produced 1182 Red-throated Divers and 1200 auk sp heading east but very little else. A check of the trapping area revealed singles of Snipe, Merlin, Chiffchaff and Firecrest.

Two Porpoises and a Grey Seal were seen offshore.