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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 Nov

A quiet seawatch this morning with very few highlights however a Great Northern Diver east was of note. Passerines passing over head offered some interest with 128 Meadow Pipit and 500 Starling noted.

On the RSPB Reserve the Ring-necked DuckGreat White Egret and Cattle Egret were still present along the access track and the Long-eared Owl was still at the dipping pond. A pair of Goosander were on the ARC Pit of note.