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6th Oct

Six Wigeon, 105 Mediterranean Gulls, five Arctic Skuas, a Manx Shearwater and 502 Gannets were of note offshore. Very quiet on the land.

Four Porpoises and two Grey Seals were seen offshore.

The moth traps were quiet except for three Delicates

The Pallid Harrier continues to be seen around the Dengemarsh area.