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Saturday 1st April 2017

A breezy and cloudy day with winds in the south west, highlights were 2 Long-tailed Ducks, 3 Velvet Scoter and a Red-necked Grebe on the sea, a Red Kite over west, 6+ Chiffchaffs, a Willow Warbler, a Black Redstart still near the Firs NWT, a Tree Sparrow over calling, and 6 Redpolls in the pines.

Moths included Hebrew Character, Small Quaker and Early Grey