September 12, 1998

12 hours out from Depoe Bay to north end of Heceta Bank 33 miles west of Yachats, Lincoln County.

Birds  
Black-footed Albatross 110
Northern Fulmar 213
Pink-footed Shearwater* 999
FLESH-FOOTED SHEARWATER 2
Buller's Shearwater 127
Sooty Shearwater 266
Short-tailed Shearwater 3
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel 200
Red-necked Phalarope 1
SOUTH POLAR SKUA 4
Pomarine Jaeger 6
Parasitic Jaeger 1
LONG-TAILED JAEGER 4
jaeger (sp.) 2
Sabine's Gull 51
Arctic Tern 85
Common/Arctic tern 3
Common Murre 4
XANTUS'S MURRELET** 2
Rhinoceros Auklet 1
   
Other marine species  
ORCA*** 5-9
Dall's Porpoise 3
Pacific White-sided Dolphin** 2
Ocean Sunfish 2
Blue Shark 1
* = Oregon record high number.
** = Seen by only a few.
*** = 1 bull, 2-3 cows, 2-5 calves.
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