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A morning seawatch off a windy Hurlstone Pt produced 1 Bonxie,7 Auk sp and 6 Gannet
Chetsford water at least 150 Redwing some feeding on the rowan and hawthorn berries but most were mobile also a few Fieldfare
Minehead afternoon seawatch ,2 Arctic skua and 6 Common Scoter

Re: Exmoor

Hurlstone Pt 12th Oct
2 Bonxies
9 Razorbills
13 Guillemot
56 Auk sp
10 Gannet
As i followed 1 Bonxie heading West out the channel losing it from sight not 5 minutes later what looked to be the same skua came heading back East passing me then losing it from sight to the East,it obviously forgot something.

Chetsford Water
A small flock of Bramblings 7 in one tree feeding on berries not far off the road by the bridge

Cloutsham Gate
Several hundred Redwing in the field just before the cattle grid also mixed in were a few Fieldfare at 1800 hrs this evening

Re: Exmoor

At least 500 Redwing and fieldfare on Exmoor Today
At Chesford 4 brambling 2 male ring ouzel 6 stonechat and peregrine falcon