A miserable day of wind and rain with seawatching and paperwork the best options. The highlights from 3.5hrs watching the sea was a Leach's Petrel which spent five minutes off the fishing boats before heading out into the bay, 609 Kittiwakes, two Little Gulls and three Great Skuas.
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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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