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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.

28th Jan

Huge numbers of gulls were feeding offshore today and included two Caspian Gulls (an adult and a first-winter) and four Mediterranean Gulls. At least 3000 Cormorants were also seen.
Two Firecrests were seen in the trapping area.

A Grey Seal was feeding offshore and a Brown Hare and a Stoat were seen on the land.