Police have revealed the baby whose body was found in a park in Sheerness was a little girl.
The infant's remains were discovered in The Broadway just before 1pm on Saturday and a police presence has remained at the scene today.
The age and identity is not currently known and neither is the cause of death.
Kent Police are anxious to trace the mother amid concerns for her wellbeing and physical health.
They're urging anyone who knows anything about the circumstances to come forward, and promising that any information will be handled sensitively.
In her report Sarah Saunders spoke to DI Richard Vickery of the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate and Father Frank Moran from St Henrys and St Elizabeth Catholic Church
Police renew their appeal for the mother of a dead newborn baby girl to come forward - so she can be given medical and emotional help
The infant was discovered in the Broadway on Saturday afternoon- there are concerns for the mother's well-being