A miserable day of strong winds and heavy rain during the morning followed later by thick fog. A few intrepid seawatchers scraped up to two Balearic and five Manx Shearwaters and 14 Little Terns moving west but there was little else to be seen.
A Grey Seal was feeding offshore.
Of note elsewhere was a Cattle Egret with cattle in Hayfield 2 on the RSPB Reserve.
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Corona Virus Update
We are glad to say that the Observatory is now clear and visitors are very welcome. We are very pleased to be accepting bookings at the Observatory. In order to keep staff and visitors as safe as possible, we may request 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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