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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.

30th Dec

Several thousand Guillemots and hundreds of Red-throated Divers and Gannets along with smaller numbers of Kittiwakes and 12 Fulmars flew west this morning. 
The regular first-winter Caspian Gull was also showing very well.

Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans   first-winter   Dungeness   30th December 2017
Elsewhere, a third-winter Iceland Gull came in to roost on Burrowes Pit just before dark and the Long-eared Owl was showing behind the Dipping Pond.