Date: 8/26/18 7:42 pm
From: Naeem Yusuff <naeem.yusuff...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] BBC Pelagic to Hydrographer- Trip list
A quick note from the BBC Pelagic trip to the area around Hydrographer Canyon.
The seas were calm (almost too calm) and many great birds were seen- highlights were two dozen White-faced Storm-petrel and a grand slam of skuas, including multiple South Polar Skua.  Species list below, with full report to follow shortly.
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
South Polar Skua
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
White-faced Storm-Petrel
Leach's Storm-Petrel
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel
Cory's Shearwater 
Great Shearwater 
Sooty Shearwater
Manx Shearwater 
Audubon's Shearwater

The BBC is running another pelagic trip to the canyons in September- there still are spots, sign up before it is too late!
Naeem YusuffCambridge, MA 


 
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