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    This afternoon on falling tide around 3 p.m.

    2 Mergansers (pair) started near Broadway and flew towards Teal Bay
    2 Pintail and 39 wigeon at Teal Bay
    1 Eider female off Bare and 4 wigeon at Scalestones.
    2 great crested grebe and 1 cormorant way out.
    82 pink-footed geese appeared to take off from Jenny Brown’s Point direction and flew straight towards us, gaining height.

    Usual waders –
    768 oystercatchers, 43 redshank, 147 turnstones, 20 dunlin, 28 knot, 3 curlew, 2 bar-tailed godwits, 45 ringed plovers, 17 lapwing.
    3 herring gull, 1 lesser black-backed gull, 1 great black-backed gull, 37 black-headed gull, 2 common gull.

    3 crow, 65 starlings, 1 pied wagtail (Princes Crescent), 1 feral pigeon

    Jeff B

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