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5th Mar

Seawatching was the main interest with 4.5hrs of coverage producing 520 Brent Geese, 26 Common Scoters, 101 Kittiwakes, a Mediterranean Gull, 123 Guillemots, 700 auk sp, a Fulmar, 700 Gannets and a Merlin.

Three Porpoises were feeding offshore.