Yesterday morning, August 5th 2015, we did a c. 3 hours boat-trip off Fuzeta (east Algarve). Besides many Common Dolphins (Delphinus delphis) close to the boat and an Ocean Sun Fish (Mola mola) it was a very successful trip regarding pelagic sea birds:
Cory's Shearwater (Calonectris diomedea) c. 70-80 Ind.
Great Shearwater (Puffinus garvis) c. 20-25 Ind.
Balearic Shearwater (Puffinus maureatanicus) 6 Ind.
Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) 1 Ind.
Wilson's Storm Petrel (Oceanites oceanicus) 12 Ind.
European Storm Petrel (Hydrobates pelagicus) 2 Ind.
Northern Gannet (Morus bassanus) 8 Ind.
Great Skua (Stercorarius skua) 1 Ind.
Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus) 1 Ind.
Skua species (Stercorarius sp.) probl. Pom.Sk. 1 Ind.
Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) 1 Ind.
Sandwich Tern (Sterna sandvicensis) 2 Ind.
Little Tern (Sternula albifrons) 2 Ind.
Med. Gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus) 3 Ind.
Audouins Gull (Ichthyaetus audouinii) 1 Ind.
I want to share some photos I took during the trip here:
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