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6th Mar

Still slow going on the land but seawatching continues to produce some passage with 324 Brent Geese, 13 Teal, 15 Wigeon, three Eiders (all drakes), 53 Common Scoters, an Avocet, 111 Red-throated Divers and 88 Gannets. Three Ringed Plovers were also seen on the beach.

Three Porpoises and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore.