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CANCELLED – New England Canyons Pelagic
September 19, 2020 - September 20, 2020
CANCELLED – Hyannis to Hydrographer Canyon area. We will travel to the continental shelf edge and canyons in search of seabirds. We spend the night offshore, waking to a sunrise chumslick before steaming back through the productive Nantucket Shoals. The main trget for this trip is the White-faced Storm-petrel. In years when warm Gulf Stream waters are present, we can see Band-rumped Storm-petrel, Bridled Tern and Audubon’s Shearwater. Mega rarities include Barolo Shearwter (2007, 2012) and Bermuda Petrel (2019). We have a good chance to see all the tubenoses which regularly appear in New England waters. Limit: 50 participants. Cost: BBC members $310, non-members $340. To reserve a space, download a waiver form and read more information use the following link: https://www.brooklinebirdclub.org/pelagics
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