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Corona Virus Update

We are very pleased to be accepting booking at the Observatory. In order to keep staff and visitors as safe as possible, we will be requesting that you take a Lateral Flow Test (provided) before you first come in. The hides will be open for 'Friends of DBOT'. However, we would request that you continue to observe safe practises and sanitiser and spray will continue to be provided to clean down the handles and closures in the hide after you have used it.

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29th February

Not much happening birdwise at the Point or round the Observatory and once again there was no sign of the Glaucous or Caspian Gulls at the fishing boats. Offshore only a few Red-throated Diver and Brent Geese made any impression on the notebook. 

On the RSPB Reserve one Great White Egret was on Dengemarsh this morning. 2 Slavonian Grebe were still present on New Diggings and lastly 2 Egyptian Geese were at Boulderwall Farm.