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26th Mar

Another very quiet day. Seawatching produced just ten Shovelers and five Sandwich Terns of note. Two Caspian Gulls (2cy and 3cy) were feeding along the shoreline this afternoon.

Two Porpoises and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore.

The clear highlight of the day from elsewhere was a 3cy White-tailed Eagle which spent most of the morning in fields on Dengemarsh before heading off in SW direction.