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23rd Dec

Strong westerly winds brought a bit of seawatching with 700 Razorbills, 500 auks sp., and 554 Gannets and also four Caspian Gulls off the fishing boats.

Seals were a feature of the day with seven Greys and a Common Seal on the beach or feeding offshore.