Date: 1/5/19 2:32 pm From: railvin via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] birding on the Norwalk Aquarium's new ship
Larry, thanks for the description of the activities. I just reserved a space on the Sunday JANUARY 27 trip.
coming North from Florida for a week of winter birding in Connecticut.
> On Jan 5, 2019, at 3:11 PM, Larry via CTBirds <ctbirds...> wrote: > > Hi Tom, > > I have been on the Spirit of the Sound a number of times for their winter > seal cruise, it's a pretty good trip, they slowly go out the harbor, do a > small plankton tow in the harbor then slowly travel west to and around > Green's Legge Light, then east past the south side of the islands from > Sheffield, Shea, Copps and then round Goose and Pecks Ledge Light on back > west past the north side of a few islands on back to port. The go slow the > whole trip and stop often to view seals > Seabirding is very good, with birds all the way, and as long as the weather > is calm, scopes are usable, since the boat is very steady, I'd certainly > recommend the trip, they have limited tickets (about 30) and sell out fast. > I usually go a few times each winter, but they have had a number of > cancelled trips due to weather, mostly wind. > Let me know when your going, I'll hop on board > > Larry Flynn > Norwalk. > > On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 1:47 PM Thomas Robben via CTBirds < > <ctbirds...> wrote: > >> We are considering going birding on the research vessel "Spirit of the >> Sound" from the Maritime Aquarium of Norwalk. >> >> If anyone has any experience with that ship, and birding from it, please >> let me know (its pros and cons) by email. Thank you. >> >> Tom Robben >> robben99 AT gmail.com >> _______________________________________________ >> This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) >> for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut. >> For subscription information visit >> http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org >> > _______________________________________________ > This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut. > For subscription information visit http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org