There was a small increase in the numbers of gulls feeding at the Patch and with 25 Mediterranean Gulls of note and another seven passing eastwards this afternoon. Two Grey Herons flew south and out to sea.
Five Porpoises and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore.
The first of the second brood Brown Argus butterflies have started to appear.
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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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