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20 March, 2012

Tuesday The pale looking Buzzard showed well this morning sitting on a telegraph pole at Atherington.

 No sign of yesterdays goodies, but still 31 Red-breasted Mergansers offshore along with 11 Great-crested Grebe.  Diver spa east at 0935 and a lone Brent Goose offshore. 3-4 Chiffchaff in the area along with 2 Bullfinch. A peregrine still roosting on the gas tower mid morning and 1 Wheatear around the golf course.

Monday 4 Slavonian grebe offshore, one in summer plummage,  and singles of  Black Redstart horse field,  Firecrest, Wheatear, and  Blackcap, with  3 Chiffchaff in the area.

Sunday 18th 1 Red-necked Grebe off Rustington from the corner shelter.

Saturday 17th include 1w Great Skua,1w Fulmar, and 4-5 Wheatear in the patch.