The highlight of the morning was a Bee-eater which flew in over the Observatory and then rapidly inland at 0850hrs.
An Arctic Skua and seven Mediterranean Gulls were seen offshore.
Two Grey Seals and two Porpoises were feeding offshore.
Good numbers of moths were trapped and included another Green Silver-lines, The pyralid Eudonia lacustrata was also caught - only the seventh Observatory record.
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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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