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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 Oct

A cold and clear morning with a northerly breeze produced a small arrival of migrants on the land  with 25 Song Thrushes, three Redwings, 40 Chiffchaffs, ten Blackcaps, three Firecrests, a Redstart and two Wheatears of note and six Buzzards and eight Reed Buntings overhead.
Not much movement offshore with just 34 Brent Geese, three Mediterranean Gulls and five Arctic Skuas of note.