Birds off Wollongong in September

Subject: Birds off Wollongong in September
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 1996 12:22:10 EST10
BIRDS SEEN IN SEPTEMBER OFF WOLLONGONG (up to and including 7.9.96.)
Compilations of sightings from previous 10 September trips.

Wandering Albatross (90%)
Black-browed Albatross (100%) 
Yellow-nosed Albatross (90%) 
Cape Petrel (90%)
Great-winged Petrel (90%)
Solander's Petrel (100%)
Wedge-tailed Shearwater (100%)
Fluttering Shearwater (100%)
Australasian Gannet (100%)
Australasian Pelican (100%)
Silver Gull (100%)
Kelp Gull (100%)
Crested Tern (100%)

Shy Albatross (70%)
Southern Giant Petrel (50%)
White-headed Petrel (80%)
Fairy Prion (70%) 
Short-tailed Shearwater (70%)
Hutton's Shearwater (70%)
Flesh-footed Shearwater (50%)
White-faced Storm-Petrel (70%)
Southern Skua (50%)
White-fronted Tern (70%)

Little Penguin (20%)
Northern Giant Petrel (20%)
Sooty Shearwater (30%)
Wison's Storm-Petrel (10%)
Arctic Skua (10%)
Pomarine Skua (20%)
Long-tailed Skua (20%)
Common Tern (10%)
Arctic Tern (10%)

Royal Albatross - sandfordi (1)
Light-mantled Sooty Albatross (2)
Southern Fulmar (1)
Kerguelen Petrel (1)
White-necked Petrel (1)
Cook's Petrel (1)
Thin-billed Prion (1)
White-chinned Petrel (5)
Buller's Shearwater (1)
Little Shearwater (1)
Audubon's Shearwater (1)
Grey-backed Storm-Petrel (2)
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel (3)
White-bellied Storm-Petrel (2)

Not Bad Eh?

Phil Hansbro
Southern Oceans Seabird Study Association
The next trips are on 14.9.96. from Sydney or 22.9.96. off Wollongong.
If you would like to go on any pelagic trips off NSW, contact me or Tony 
Palliser as follows;

Ph; (h) 06-2498234, (w) 06-2493091. 
Fax; 06-2494891.
For ALL other information check out Tony's pelagic home page at;

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