Most of the interest today was in Mediterranean Gulls with at least 74 passing east.
Several recently fledged broods of Black Redstart are a regular site around the perimeter of the power station.
Three Porpoise and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore and a Thresher Shark was also seen breaching.
Three Sussex Emeralds were the best of a poor nights moth trapping. The tachinid fly Tachina grossa was seen at the Long Pits.
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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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