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At Dungeness Bird Observatory we take security of your data very seriously. The data we hold is kept securely on a password protected device and we never pass on any information to a third party. For more information please read our Data Policy available here.

Corona Virus Update

We are very pleased to be accepting booking at the Observatory. In order to keep staff and visitors as safe as possible, we will be requesting 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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6th July

Gale-force winds overnight remained strong and with rain through the morning meant seawatching was the best (only) option. A three-hour session produced 19 Fulmars, 12 Manx Shearwaters, 300 Gannets and three Great Skuas of note. Ten Swifts were also seen.

A Rest-harrow moth was found on the kitchen window before the moth traps were turned on.