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Corona Virus Update
We are very pleased to be accepting bookings 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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Coverage was limited to seawatching and the Patch today. Other than large numbers of Guillemots it was very quiet offshore with just a 103 Red-throated Divers, a Great Skua and two Mediterranean Gulls of note while the regular first-winter Caspian Gull was at the fishing boats again and two additional birds were on the beach at the Patch.