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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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10th Sept

Virtually birdless on the land but some westerly movement offshore with eight Balearic Shearwaters, five Great Skuas, five Black Terns, 619 Sandwich Terns and 218 Common Terns. A Mediterranean Gull was feeding at the Patch.

Six Porpoises were seen offshore.

A Western Conifer Seed-bug was attracted by the moth trap lights into the garden.
Western Conifer Shield Bug Leptoglossus occidentalis   Dungeness   10th September 2016