Data Protection

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.

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The Observatory can accommodate up to 9 people in two dormitories, you need to bring your own sleeping bags and it is self-catering. As well as Birdwatchers, we welcome people from many areas of interest including Moths, Butterflies, Bugs and Beetles or just a general interest in Nature and the local environment. Please forward any Dungeness recording area records to the Warden.
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Happy New Year to all our Friends and Supporters.

      We would like to wish everyone a very Happy New Year and Best Wishes for birds, flowers, moths and any other natural interest. Now is the time to renew your 'Friends' membership and an ideal time to join yourself or a loved one. You get a lovely and informative Report, priority access to the bird hides and  reduced rates to stay. We look forward to seeing you.