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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.

6th Jan

Birds continue to be seen in large numbers offshore this morning with 21 Brent Geese, 91 Red-throated Divers, eight Fulmars, a Great Skua, 650 Guillemots, 143 Razorbills, 477 'auks' and a superb total of 2178 Kittiwakes passing west.

Not a great deal was seen in the trapping area other than a Marsh Harrier.

Two Porpoises were feeding offshore.