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26th Feb

A cold, breezy and fairly unpleasant day with most of the coverage limited to seawatching where a two-hour watch produced nine Teal, two Dunlin, 19 Kittiwakes, 32 Common Gulls, 242 Guillemots, 1037 Gannets and 18 Red-throated Divers heading east.

Six Porpoise and two Grey Seals were feeding offshore.