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Saturday, June 18, 2016
RAM HEAD: 20 Common Scoter, single Great, Pomarine & Arctic Skuas, good passage of Manx Shearwaters, 3 Porpoises & a Minke Whale (seawatch 10:00-12:00; ADM, AT).
ARDMORE: Immature Mediterranean Gull at Curragh (").
BUNMAHON: 7 Crossbills (1 male, 6 female-type) in pines at Bunmahon bridge (DW, NL).
TRAMORE: Cuckoo flew N over Monvoy valley at 05:45 (DS).