A very windy day with rough sea and heavy rain during the morning. Several hours of seawatching through the day eventually produced a bit if interest in the form of two Sooty Shearwaters, two Pomarine Skuas and three Great Skuas passing through whilst at least five Mediterranean Gulls and a Common Tern were feeding offshore.
Very quiet on the land with just five Ring Ouzels of note.
A Brown Hare was seen.
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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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