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20th Mar

Very quiet on a mostly miserable day. The morning seeawatch produced just a Mediterranean Gull and seven Sandwich Terns of interest. Three Chiffchaffs and five Firecrests were about the best the land could rustle up.

Another overnight session with the Audiomoth recorder produced a flock of Teal, three flocks of Wigeon, two Curlews and 54 Redwings,

Four Porpoises and a Grey Seal were seen offshore.