Archive for October 12th, 2007

12th October 2007, Friday

Pett Level

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Once again at midday, high tide and flat sea permit good views of some seabirds which are normally hard to see here.

Razorbills are still scattered across the bay, and so close in that it’s no problem seeing the distinctive shape of the bill (what kind of razor it resembles, I’m not quite sure). Usually, the only auks we see here are zipping about way out on the horizon and unidentifiable as either species. Alternatively, they’re oiled birds, rescued, treated and released by the RSPCA, Mallydams Wood. These ones now look in the best of health however and are busily feeding.

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12th October 2007, Friday

RSPB Dungeness nature reserve

13th October to 3rd November (10am to 4pm)

Friends on the Marsh – an exhibition of work by Romney Marsh based artist Annie Begley.

Special meet the artist events on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th October between 12 noon and 3pm.

Free entry to Visitor Centre and exhibition.