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24th Feb

Heavy frost this morning and then calm and cloudy for much of the day. A Woodcock, a Chiffchaff, two Dartford Warblers, a Firecrest, nine Stonechats and a Fieldfare were seen in the bushes. Very quiet offshore although 390 Great Crested Grebes feeding offshore and 12 Dunlin flew east were of interest.

Seven Porpoises were feeding offshore.