There are still a few spots left for the Sea & Sage Audubon Winter
Pelagic Trip scheduled for next Saturday, Jan. 10th, out of Dana Point.
The meeting time is 7:30 a.m. at the Ocean Institute parking lot.
Advance reservations are necessary.
The trip will run from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, but it is necessary to meet
in the parking lot at 7:30 for checkin. Possible birds for this trip
include: Rhinoceros Auklet, Xantus’ Murrelet, Cassin’s Auklet, Ancient
Murrelet, Common Murre, Black-vented Shearwater, Pink-footed Shearwater,
Sooty Shearwater and Northern Fulmar. Our leader, Jerry Tolman, is an
experienced leader and pelagic birder. We will be using the 70 ft. Sea
Explorer, a research vessel belonging to the Ocean Institute of Dana Point.
Advance reservations are necessary. Trip fee is $50 per person, (payable
to Sea & Sage Audubon). Mail to: Pelagic trip, c/o Nancy Kenyon, 32
Almond Tree Ln, Irvine CA 92612. Include your phone number & your email
address for trip confirmation, directions to the meeting spot, and other
Nancy Kenyon, field trip chair