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15th Apr

Very quiet. Three hours of seawatching produced just two Red-breasted Mergansers, ten Bar-tailed Godwits, a Great Skua(west) and the first Little Tern of the year. Five "Greenland" Wheatears and a flyover Redpoll were the only birds of note on the land.

Eleven Porpoises were feeding offshore.