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Local weather


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13th Mar

Brent Geese moved east in good numbers with 953 birds during the morning but variety was limited to three Shovelers, four Teal, six Curlew, 18 Knot, 41 Kittiwakes, 13 Mediterranean Gulls and 273 Gannets. Seven Skylarks arrived and a Merlin was seen on the beach.

Two Porpoises were feeding offshore.