Pelagic Trip Report:
Friday, September 6, 2002
Newport, Lincoln Co., Oregon, to 22 miles offshore
5-hours

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yaquina Bay

Common Loon 2
Brown Pelican 1
Brandt's Cormorant
Double-crested Cormorant
Pelagic Cormorant 3
Great Blue Heron 2
Great Egret 1
Green-winged Teal
Osprey 1
Peregrine Falcon 1
Black Turnstone
Surfbird
Wandering Tattler
California Gull
Western Gull
Heermann's Gull 40
Caspian Tern 2
Common Murre 17
Rock Dove
Belted Kingfisher

Harbor Seal 15
California Sea Lion 50

Nearshore (to 3 miles)

Common Loon 2
Red-throated Loon 12
Sooty Shearwater 1
Brandt's Cormorant 21
Pelagic Cormorant 11
Surf Scoter 31
White-winged Scoter 5
Red-necked Phalarope 114
California Gull 1
Western Gull 16
Common Murre 14
Pigeon Guillemot 4
Marbled Murrelet 10
Cassin's Auklet 1
Rhinoceros Auklet 3

Gray Whale 1

3-22 miles offshore

Black-footed Albatross 167
Northern Fulmar 13
Pink-footed Shearwater 139
Sooty Shearwater 782
Buller's Shearwater 4
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel 1
Brandt's Cormorant 5
Red Phalarope 1
Red-necked Phalarope 11
phalarope (sp.) 14
South Polar Skua 3
Parasitic Jaeger 12
Pomarine Jaeger 22
Long-tailed Jaeger 1
jaeger (sp.) 9
Ring-billed Gull 1
California Gull 10
Western Gull 9
Sabine's Gull 8
Arctic Tern 1
Common Murre 32
Cassin's Auklet 7
Rhinoceros Auklet 8
Tufted Puffin 2

Harbor Porpoise 1
Dall's Porpoise 4
Albacore Tuna (school splashing)
Ocean Sunfish 2
Blue Shark 10

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