Eden, NSW Pelagic Report 29th November 1998

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Subject: Eden, NSW Pelagic Report 29th November 1998
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Date: Tue, 1 Dec 1998 10:04:14 +1100
29th November 1998 Eden Pelagic Report
Departed 8.00 am and returned 4.00pm.
Weather: clear. Sea: medium to rough. Swell: 3 metres.
Wind: 25 - 30 knots. Sea temp: 17.5 Deg C
Turned back at 21 miles  ( 37.12'  -  150.18' ) due to bad weather.
On board: Eric Andrew, Geoff Duggan, Mike Doyle, Peter Christian, Paul Harvey,
Grahame Clark, Nicola Clark, Barbara Allan, Steve Piotrowski, Bill Hetherington,
Campbell Bearlin, Evelyn Bearlin. 
Species seen:  Highest number at one time in brackets.
Little Penguin  1
Great-winged Petrel  4 (2)
Providence Petrel  1
Short-tailed Shearwater  380+ (300)
Fluttering Shearwater  8  (6)
Hutton's Shearwater  2
Wandering Albatross   1
Black-browed Albatross  16 (6)
Shy Albatross  5 (2)
Australasian Gannet  12 (7)
Black-faced Cormorant  30
Great Cormorant  25
Australian Pelican  3
White-bellied Sea Eagle  3
Pomarine Jaeger  3 (2)
Pacific Gull  3
Crested Tern  5 (4)
White-winged Tern  1 imm.
Observations supplied by Eric Andrew. 
Next trip 17th January 1999 and every THIRD Sunday of each month following. 
Bookings to Barbara Jones at pH (02) 6495 7390 or email 
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These trips are promoted by me on behalf of the Far South Coast Birdwatchers 
as a service  to enthusiasts and we make NO financial gain by so doing! 
Barbara Jones.
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