Miscellaneous pelagic trips (1994-present)

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Date Port Destination Highlights
 February 17, 1997

 Depoe Bay  6-1/2 hours out 23 miles (Daisy Bank)  50 Dall's Porpoise

  February 28, 1998

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 20 miles (Daisy Bank)  1 Laysan Albatross, 2 Short-tailed Shearwater, 312 Black-legged Kittiwake, 1 Ancient Murrelet

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  March 11, 1995

 Newport  7 hours out 20 miles   8 Short-tailed Shearwater, 350 Black-legged Kittiwake, 100 Rhinoceros Auklet

  March 16, 1996

 Newport  5 hours out 20 miles   2 Short-tailed Shearwater

  March 20, 1999

 Depoe Bay  6 hours out 16 miles   2 Sabine's Gull, 1162 Common Murre

  March 19, 2005

 Newport  5 hours out 20 miles   1 Flesh-footed Shearwater, 10 Short-tailed Shearwater, 30 Ancient Murrelet

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  April 3-4, 1998

 Depoe Bay  20 hours out 90 miles (Deepwater)   1 Laysan Albatross, 218 Black-footed Albatross, 238 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 3 Leach's Storm-Petrel, 2 Horned Puffin

  April 17, 1999

 Depoe Bay  6 hours out 23 miles   220 Red-necked Phalarope, 236 Bonaparte's Gull, 1 Peregrine Falcon

  April 29, 2000

  Newport  14 hours out 70 miles
Deepwater
  2 Laysan Albatross, 11 Leach's Storm-Petrel, 1317 Sooty Shearwater, 83 Red Phalarope, 1565 Common Murre

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  May 14, 1995

 Newport  8 hours out 30 miles   130 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 250 Red-necked Phalarope, 150 Pigeon Guillemot

  May 11, 1996

 Depoe Bay  5 hours out 21 miles (Banana Bank)   1010 Common Murre, 70 Pigeon Guillemot, 32 Dall's Porpoise

  May 22, 1999

 Depoe Bay  4 hours out 10 miles   4 Common Tern, 1 Tufted Puffin

  May 4, 2005

 Ilwaco, Washington  8 hours out 25 miles (Astoria Canyon)   2 Long-tailed Duck, 35 Black-footed Albatross, 1 Common Tern

  May 21, 2006
Photo Essay

 Charleston, Oregon  5 hours out 20 miles   1 Laysan Albatross, 500 Black-footed Albatross, 2000 Sooty Shearwater, 3 Long-tailed Jaeger, 75 Sabine's Gull

  May 16, 2010
 Newport, Oregon  5 hours out 8 miles   8 Red Phalarope, 15 Common Tern, Ancient Murrelet 1

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  June 20, 1998

 Garibaldi  6 hours out 12 miles (including Three-Arch Rocks)   3 Buller's Shearwater, 7 Tufted Puffin, 12 Steller's Sea Lion

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  July 6, 1996

 Depoe Bay  5 hours out 12 miles   22 Black-footed Albatross

  July 26, 1997

 Depoe Bay  3-1/2 hours out 14 miles  

  July 18, 1998

 Depoe Bay  4 hours out 12 miles   1280 Common Murre, 77 Marbled Murrelet, 7 Gray Whale, 2 Humpback Whale, 6 Harbor Porpoise

  July 17, 1999

 Depoe Bay  4 hours out 17 miles  

  July 6, 2002

 Newport  3 hours (Seabirds & Marine Mammals Tour)   Sooty Shearwater, Brown Pelican, Heermann's Gull, Marbled Murrelet, Rhinoceros Auklet, Gray Whale

  July 31, 2004

 Ilwaco, Washington  8 hours (Astoria Canyon)   25 Black-footed Albatross, 50 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 450 Brown Pelican, 1 South Polar Skua, 5,800 Caspian Tern, 85 Pacific White-sided Dolphin

  July 17, 2010
 Newport, Oregon  5 hours nearshore, out 7 miles  

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  August 27, 1994

 Newport  8 hours out 25 miles   500 Red-necked Phalarope, 300 Red Phalarope

  August 20, 1995

 Newport  8 hours out 30 miles   1 South Polar Skua, 13 Long-tailed Jaeger, 1 Tufted Puffin

  August 10, 1996

 Depoe Bay  12 hours out 70 miles (Deepwater)   1 Leach's Storm-Petrel, 2 Long-tailed Jaeger, 1 Humpback Whale, 55 Dall's Porpoise, 5 Blue Shark

  August 31, 1996

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 21 miles (Banana Bank)   210 Pink-footed Shearwater, 70 Red Phalarope, 1 South Polar Skua, 4 Long-tailed Jaeger, 42 Marbled Murrelet, 1 Minke Whale, 6 Ocean Sunfish, 15 Blue Shark

  August 30, 1997

 Garibaldi  10 hours out 21 miles   1 Leach's Storm-Petrel, 2 Long-tailed Jaeger

  August 1, 1998

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 30 miles (Nelson Island)   78 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel

  August 15, 1998

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 30 miles (Nelson Island)   211 Pigeon Guillemot, 60 Marbled Murrelet, 28 Harbor Seal, 1 Humpback Whale

  August 7, 1999

 Depoe Bay  4 hours out 12 miles   410 Northern Fulmar, 90 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 1 Tufted Puffin

  August 21, 1999

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 35 miles   1103 Northern Fulmar, 136 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 589 Red-necked Phalarope, 1 South Polar Skua, 19 Long-tailed Jaeger, 58 Arctic Tern, 59 Rhinoceros Auklet, 1 Humpback Whale, 30 Blue Shark, 1 Thresher Shark

  August 10, 2001

 Newport  12 hours out 35 miles as non-fishing passenger on tuna fishing trip   1 Xantus's Murrelet, 2 South Polar Skua

  August 30, 2008

 Charleston  6 hours Oregon Shorebird Festival   2 Long-tailed Jaeger, 2 Humpback Whale, 2 Dall's Porpoise

  August 29, 2009

 Charleston  8 hours Oregon Shorebird Festival   60 Long-tailed Jaeger, 1 Humpback Whale

  August 28, 2010

 Charleston  5 hours Oregon Shorebird Festival   1 Leach's Storm-Petrel, 200 Red Phalarope, 100 Sabine's Gull, 1 Humpback Whale

  August 27, 2011

 Charleston  5 hours Oregon Shorebird Festival   35 Red Phalarope, 1 South Polar Skua, 15 Long-tailed Jaeger

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  September 21, 1996

 Garibaldi  8 hours out 18 miles   3 Flesh-footed Shearwater, 80 Buller's Shearwater, 2 South Polar Skua, 1 Orca

  September 11, 1999

 Depoe Bay  12 hours out 50 miles   1 South Polar Skua, 7 Long-tailed Jaeger, 2-3 Orca, 1 Mako Shark

  September 18, 1999

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 28 miles  

  September 8, 2001

 Newport  8 hours out 22 miles  1 South Polar Skua

  September 8, 2002

 Newport  3 hours (Seabirds & Marine Mammals Tour)   35 Sooty Shearwaters, Brown Pelicans, 7 Wandering Tattlers, Heermann's Gulls, 35 Marbled Murrelets, 7 Rhinoceros Auklets, 70 Harbor Porpoises, 2 Gray Whales, 2 Steller's Sea Lions

  September 28, 2002

 Charleston  10 hours (Umpqua River Sea Canyon)   50 Black-footed Albatross, 2 Flesh-footed Shearwater, 2 South Polar Skua, 140 Cassin's Auklet

  September 13, 2003

 Ilwaco, Washington  8 hours (Astoria Canyon, Oregon/Washington)   9 Black-footed Albatross, 1 Wilson's Storm-Petrel, 5 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 100 Brown Pelican, 1 Bald Eagle, 2 Red Phalarope, 150 Steller's Sea Lion, 90 California Sea Lion

  September 4, 2004

 Charleston, Oregon  4 hours (Oregon Shorebird Festival)   6 Black-footed Albatross, 400 Sooty Shearwater, 100 Pink-footed Shearwater, 7 Cassin's Auklet, 2 Tufted Puffin

  September 5, 2005

 Winchester Bay, Oregon  10 hours (South End Heceta Bank)   1 South Polar Skua, 15 Parasitic Jaeger, 10 Long-tailed Jaeger, 3 Tufted Puffin, 2 Humpback Whale, 3 Orca

  September 10, 2005

 Charleston, Oregon  5 hours (Oregon Shorebird Festival)   1 Laysan Albatross, 2 Short-tailed Shearwater, 3 South Polar Skua, 1 Long-tailed Jaeger, 4 Northern Fur Seal

  September 9, 2006

 Charleston, Oregon  6 hours (Oregon Shorebird Festival)   70 Black-footed Albatross, 2 Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 4 Red Phalarope, 250 Cassin's Auklet

  September 1, 2007
photo essay
 Charleston, Oregon  5 hours (Oregon Shorebird Festival)   65 Black-footed Albatross, 15 Red Phalarope, 10 Long-tailed Jaeger, 25 Arctic Tern

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  October 7, 1995

 Newport  12 hours out 58 miles (Nelson Island & Deepwater)

  1 Long-tailed Jaeger, 2 Xantus's Murrelet, 100 Risso's Dolphin

  October 18, 1997

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 30 miles (Nelson Island)   3 Flesh-footed Shearwater, 442 Buller's Shearwater, 1 South Polar Skua, 2 Ancient Murrelet

  October 3, 1998

 Depoe Bay  8 hours out 23 miles (Daisy Bank)   772 Northern Fulmar, 40 Short-tailed Shearwater, 1 Brown Booby, 42 Cassin's Auklet

  October 2, 1999

 Depoe Bay  12 hours out 37 miles   1 Wedge-tailed Shearwater, 2 Short-tailed Shearwater, 4 Pacific White-sided Dolphin

  October 23, 1999

 Newport  6 hours out 18 miles   1 Laysan Albatross, 1 Short-tailed Shearwater, 68 Cassin's Auklet

  October 20, 2001

 Newport  5 hours out 20 miles offshore (turned back by heavy seas)  1 Short-tailed Shearwater, 4 Ancient Murrelet

  October 12, 2002

 Eureka,
California
 7 hours out 20 miles (Eel River Canyon)  Black-footed Albatross, Buller's Shearwater, Long-tailed Duck, Marbled Murrelet, 9 Humpback Whales

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  November 5, 1995

 Newport  5 hours out 20 miles   3 Short-tailed Shearwater, 25 Ancient Murrelet

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Date Port Destination Highlights
  December 27, 1999

 Newport  5 hours out 18 miles (Winter Seabird Transect)   3+ Pacific White-sided Dolphin

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