More of the same offshore this morning although numbers were much reduced with just six Fulmars, 52 Kittiwakes, a Mediterranean Gull and a few auks this morning and an additional four Mediterranean Gulls this afternoon of note..
Whilst we are still welcoming visitors to the Observatory it should be noted that due to ongoing outside building works parking in the immediate vicinity is likely to be problematic over the next couple of days. Please take great care when you arrive.
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Corona Virus Update
Following discussions with other Observatories and taking advice from the RSPB we are not allowed to open the hides yet to visitors as we cannot put in place the necessary protocols to keep staff and visitors safe. We will have to remain closed to overnight visitors for the foreseeable future. Day visitors are welcome to call into the garden, as long as Covid-19 protocols are observed. We are still operating our monitoring programme. Please think carefully about Social Distancing before approaching our Wardens. Please forward any Dungeness records to the Warden.
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Thank You for your understanding in these dificult times.