Data Protection

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.

15th Dec

A morning with strong and increasing, very cold south easterly winds and heavy rain at times. Over four hours of seawatching produced eight Eider, 1282 Gannets, three Fulmars, 1312 Kittiwakes, eight Mediterranean Gulls, 775 Guillemots, 125 Razorbills and 668 auks sp. An adult and a first-winter Caspian Gull were among the gull flock gathering at the fishing boats.