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September 29, 2013 Trip List

September 29, 2013 Hatteras, NC Black-capped Petrel  40 Cory’s Shearwater  225 Great Shearwater  13 Audubon’s Shearwater  32 Wilson’s Storm-Petrel  4 phalarope sp (likely Red-necked)  11-12 Herring Gull  4 Common Tern  1 Bottlenose Dolphin  6 Loggerhead Turtle  1

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Unsung September: Trips Added Sept. 28 & 29

It’s been a few years since we’ve had a trip in late September, but not because it is a subpar time for birding in the Gulf Stream here.  It just seems hard to round up a crowd to come down … Continue reading

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August 23 & 25 Trip Lists

August 23, 2013 – Wanchese Black-capped Petrel  2 Cory’s Shearwater  72 Great Shearwater  7 Audubon’s Shearwater  7 Wilson’s Storm-Petrel  182 Band-rumped Storm-Petrel  9 Red-necked Phalarope  50 Bridled Tern  4 Black Tern  28 Ruddy Turnstone  1 Least Sandpiper  2 Shorebird sp … Continue reading

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August 16-18 Trip Lists

August 16, 2013 Black-capped Petrel  41-45 Cory’s Shearwater  91 Great Shearwater  2 Audubon’s Shearwater  56 Wilsons’s Storm-Petrel  170-185 Band-rumped Storm-Petrel  17-18 Bridled Tern  7-9 shorebird sp.  1 Black Tern  2 Common Tern  1 Atlantic Spotted Dolphin  6-8 shark sp.  1 … Continue reading

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August 9-13 Trip Lists

Friday August 9, 2013 Black-capped Petrel  28 Cory’s Shearwater  9 Great Shearwater  1 Audubon’s Shearwater  3 Wilson’s Storm-Petrel  25 Leach’s Storm-Petrel  2 Band-rumped Storm-Petrel  10-11 Bridled Tern  4 Bottlenose Dolphin  15 Wahoo caught Saturday August 10, 2013 Black-capped Petrel  40 … Continue reading

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Spring 2013: A Recap by Brian Patteson

Another Spring Blitz is behind us, and unlike some years, I’ve actually had a little time to reflect on it and to think about how it went in comparison to other years.  I have run spring pelagic trips from Hatteras … Continue reading

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Winter 2013 Home Page

February 24 was our last winter trip for the 2013 season.  It was an excellent day to finish up our winter trip season!  Lots of Manx Shearwaters, Red Phalaropes, Dovekies, Razorbills, and Atlantic Puffins plus an adult Kumlien’s Gull and … Continue reading

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