Sunday, 18 March 2012
Azores Pelagic 2012
Monteiro's Petrel (Gareth Knass)
Black-capped Petrel (Killian Mullarney)
Common Dolphin (Gareth Knass)
This years Exploration Pelagic is planned for late July/early August. The plan is to explore unchartered waters off the Azores (out of Graciosa island) looking for vagrant seabirds but also seeing all the endemic and local specialities.
There are 2 options:
1) 28th July to 4th August.
Sao Miguel-Terceira-Graciosa: Azores Bullfinch, Monteiro's Petrel, local seabird specialities (Barolo's Shearwater, Wilson's Petrel, Cory's Shearwater, Bulwer's Petrel and chance of seabird vagrants) endemic races (Azorean Chaffinch, Azorean Goldcrest, Azorean Gull etc) , cetaceans and marine life (world class whale and dolphin watching) . Cost £1,127 (everything except for food)
2) 29th July to 4th August
Terciera-Graciosa: as above but just pelagic part and not including Sao Miguel island for Azores Bullfinch or international flight. Cost £740
A few more details here:
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