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15th Mar

The first two Wheatears of the spring arrived on the beach and a Firecrest was also seen on the land. The sea was generally quiet except for 345 Brent Geese, 13 Tufted Ducks, two Mediterranean Gulls and a Great Northern Diver from nearly five hours of watching.

Eleven Porpoise were feeding offshore.