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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.

2nd Jan

Huge numbers of Guillemots and Razorbills offshore again this morning along with 800 Red-throated Divers moving east, 400 Gannets, a Great Skua and three Goosanders of note. A second-winter Caspian Gull was also seen.
Checks of the trapping area produced a Woodcock, two Snipe, a Chiffchaff and a Firecrest of note.

A Porpoise was feeding offshore.