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13th June

Seawatching produced 40 Mediterranean Gulls and a Manx Shearwater

Four Porpoises and a Grey Seal were seen offshore.

Moth trapping overnight produced another Beautiful Marbled and the fourth Observatory record of Beautiful Hook-tip.

Beautiful Hook-tip Laspeyria flexula   Dungeness   13th June 2023

Beautiful Marbled Eublemma purpurina   Dungeness   13th June 2023