Quiet pelagic days but we've watch the breeding seabirds well!

Despiste the good winds which normally brings us some interesting sightings during this migration period, this pelagic was a bit quiet for migratory seabirds... But we did see the breeding seabirds well! Of course, Cory's shearwater Calonectris borealis and Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii were present everyday.

Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus

25th May 2022 - 16 knots of Northeast wind and NE waves up to 1.5 meters
3 Zino's Petrel Pterodroma madeira
Fea’s petrel Pterodroma feae/deserta
2 Madeiran storm petrel Oceanodroma castro
Comic Tern - Sterna hirundo/paradisaea

23rd May 2022 - 11 knots of NE wind decreasing to 7 knots. NE waves up to 1 meter
Lesser Black-backed gull Larus fuscus - on the way up
5 Manx shearwater Puffinus puffinus puffinus
3 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
Roseate tern Sterna dougallii
Sooty shearwater Puffinus griseus
Zino's Petrel Pterodroma madeira - on the way back

Blue shark Prionace glauca
Short-beaked common dolphin Delphinus delphis

22nd May 2022 - Northeast wind up to 11 knots and short waves from same direction up to 1 meter
3 Manx shearwater Puffinus puffinus puffinus
Fea’s petrel Pterodroma feae/deserta
Lesser Black-backed gull Larus fuscus
7 Barolo’s shearwater Puffinus baroli - 1 flying distant and ony seen by some of the particpants

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