Pelagic trip report:
Saturday, August 30, 2008

5 hours
From Charleston, Oregon, offshore 10 nautical miles.
For the Oregon Shorebird Festival.

Seas very rough, windy.

Boat: Betty Kay
Captain Kathy

The Bird Guide, Inc.
http://thebirdguide.com/

Guides: Greg Gillson, Tim Shelmerdine, Tom Snetsinger, Russ Namitz

Species list

American Wigeon 2 (seen by few)
Northern Pintail 80
Pacific Loon 1
Common Loon 1
Red-necked Grebe 1
Black-footed Albatross 4
Northern Fulmar 8
Pink-footed Shearwater 85
Buller's Shearwater 4
Sooty Shearwater 60
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel 1 (seen by few)
Brown Pelican 50
Brandt's Cormorant 40
Double-crested Cormorant 80
Pelagic Cormorant 3
Great Blue Heron 2
Turkey Vulture 1
Black Turnstone 5
Red-necked Phalarope 120
Pomarine Jaeger 2
Long-tailed Jaeger 2 
Heermann's Gull 40
California Gull 80
Western Gull 35
Sabine's Gull 1 (seen by few)
Common Murre 160
Pigeon Guillemot 8
Marbled Murrelet 1 (seen by few)
Rhinoceros Auklet 10

California Sea Lion
Steller's Sea Lion 1 (seen by few)
Humpback Whale 2
Dall's Porpoise 2
Ocean Sunfish (seen by few)


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