Date: 9/24/17 6:01 am
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Race Point- 9/23
Thanks to Sean Williams for this report, that for some reason, did not
make it through yesterday!

Barbara Volkle

Northborough, MA



Hello all,

Race Point was spectacular today. Amy O'Neill, Steve Howell, Maili
Waters, Liam Waters, Jacob Socolar, Blair Nikula, Peter Flood, and I
stood watch in the early morning until the afternoon (06:12-15:30)
experiencing the great seabird show at Race Point. Below are some
species and count highlights, and an eBird checklist with more details
and photos.

Northern Fulmar- 294
South Polar Skua- 3
Skua sp.- 1
Pomarine Jaeger- 52
Parasitic Jaeger- 82
Long-tailed Jaeger- 2
Sabine's Gull- 2
Little Gull- 1
Franklin's Gull- 1
Sandwich Tern- 1

Full details and photos-

Good birding,

Sean M. Williams
Department of Integrative Biology
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824 <>

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