A wet and breezy morning produced a bit of offshore movement which included two Shoveler, four Pintail, a Great Skua, two Arctic Skuas, 41 Kittiwakes and 137 Sandwich Terns. The Glaucous Gull was roosting at the fishing boats in the afternoon.
Very little to report from the land other than six Firecrests and a Black Redstart.
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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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