A downy white Brown Booby chick was photographed Wednesday 28Jan2009
off Tijuana just south of the border on a private pelagic trip from
San Diego to the Coronados Islands. Trip GPS track, trip report,
species list and photos are posted at:
Buena Vista Audubon Society's "Seabirds, Dolphins and Whales" trip
from Oceanside this Saturday is SOLD OUT.
The Los Angeles Audubon Society's "Palos Verde Escarpment" pelagic
trip from San Pedro on Saturday, February 28 is SOLD OUT.
UPCOMING PELAGIC TRIPS FROM SOCAL:
The next pelagic day-trips (with openings) from Southern California
are the San Diego Bird Festival's March 5, 7 and 8 from San Diego,
sponsored by the San Diego Audubon Society. The Sunday March 8 trip
is SOLD OUT. There are a handful of spaces available for the
Saturday March 7 trip and perhaps twenty spaces available for the
Thursday, March 5 trip. Info:
Buena Vista Audubon Society's day trip from San Diego to the Nine
Mile Bank and the Coronados Islands on Saturday, April 18 aboard
Los Angeles Audubon Society's day trip from Santa Barbara to the San
Juan Seamount and Continental Shelf edge on Saturday April 25, 2009
aboard the Condor Express.
Buena Vista Audubon Society's Deep Water 5-day Expedition from San
Diego to the Channel Islands and the edge of the Continental Shelf
from April 30 May 4 aboard the deluxe live-aboard SEARCHER.
Terry Hunefeld, Encinitas
Life is short. Seabird often.
Coordinator for the Buena Vista Audubon Society's