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Sabine's Gulls, Common Murre, and others

I took the family offshore today for an outing. Not sailors, some survived some didn't.

Notable were four Sabine's Gulls in a single group on the water five n.miles west of Mission Bay. Then a south bound Common Murre off the Point of La Jolla.

Other species seen were;  a Pink-ft. Shearwater,  20- Sooty Shearwater, 150 Black-v. Shearwater,
25- Black Storm-Petrel, 10 – Red-n. Phalarope, 60 Elegant Tern, 1- Least Tern, 1 Caspian Tern.
B. Pelicans, Brandt's Cormorants, Western, and Heermann's Gulls.
One whale sp. off La Jolla, Two pods of Common Dolphin.
Dave Povey
p.s. last I saw there was a single spot open for the Aug. 18th. BVAS pelagic. Call H & M at 
619 222- 1144. They will take a short waiting list to cover possible cancellations.

Source: SanDiegoRegionBirding Latest Reports