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Ongoing Excavation Works.

Please be aware that there are extensive ongoing excavation works around the Observatory until after Christmas. Please be very careful driving over the moat and note that parking may be difficult. We are, however, open for business and welcome anyone interested in winter birding around Dungeness.

23rd July

An Arctic Skua was chasing gulls offshore this evening and three Mediterranean Gulls flew west. Eight Yellow Wagtails flew over.

Six Porpoises and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore.

The first Small Red-eyed Damselfly of the summer was seen at the southern Long Pit.

Elsewhere, a Bee-eater made a brief appearance on the RSPB Reserve in the afternoon.