New Zealand Storm-petrel, Southport pelagic

Sightings anywhere within a 250 km radius of Toowoomba, but excluding the local survey area (see above), for the period 1 June 2011 - 31 August 2011.

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New Zealand Storm-petrel, Southport pelagic

Post by gileas » Tue Jun 21, 2011 9:38 am

Hi all,

Huge news from the weekend Southport pelagic, observers saw what was most likely a New Zealand Storm-petrel! Sadly I wasn't among those on board, as they also had an Antarctic Prion, two amazing birds for QLD.

Some photos from Rob Morris of the NZSP:
.://bird-o.com/2011/06/19/4423/

Regards,
Chris Sanderson

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Southport pelagic 18/6/11 trip report

Post by Mick Atzeni » Thu Jun 23, 2011 11:53 pm

Further to Chris' posting, here's the trip report from Paul Walbridge. See if you can spot the two lucky ducks from TBO who were on their first pelagic. It's just not fair!

.://bioacoustics.cse.unsw.edu.au/bir ... 00334.html

Cheers
Mick

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