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At Dungeness Bird Observatory we take security of your data very seriously. The data we hold is kept securely on a password protected device and we never pass on any information to a third party. For more information please read our Data Policy available here.

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.

24th Jan

More wet and windy conditions restricted observations to the sea. A three hour seawatch this morning produced 148 Brent Geese, a redhead Goosander, ten Fulmars, 264 Gannets, 317 Kittiwakes and 4523 Guillemots. The regular Caspian Gull was at the fishing boats and an adult Little Gull was feeding at the Patch.

A Porpoise was feeding offshore.