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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.

15th June

Nine Mediterranean Gulls were seen at the Patch this morning and a further three flew west this afternoon and 70 Swifts flew over.

A family party of Stoats were seen near the Old Lighthouse and four Porpoises and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore.

Moth trapping produced our fourth record of Green Silver-lines whilst good numbers of Rest Harrow and Six-belted Clearwings were also seen.
Green Silver-lines Pseudoips prasinana   Dungeness   15th June 2017