[CT Birds] FYI: Brookline Bird Club Pelagic Trip
Tina and Peter Green
petermgreen at hotmail.com
Thu Jun 17 18:04:54 EDT 2010
I thought I would pass this info along as some of you may be interested.Frank Mantlik and I are already signed up for this trip and hope others will join us!
Overnight Brookline Bird Club Dedicated Extreme Pelagic Trip
Friday,Saturday July 16 & 17, 2010 : 5:30am Friday to 6:00pm Saturday
Hyannis to offshore areas.
Hydrographer,Veatch's and Atlantis Canyons
Birds expected: AUDUBON'S,Greater,Sooty,Cory's,and Manx Shearwaters,Leach's & Wilson's Storm Petrels,Parasitic &
Pomarine Jaegers,Gannets,Gulls,Terns,and several marine mammals.We hope to see Band-rumped Storm-petrels,
Black-capped Petrels,Bridled Tern,Skuas,and other rarities.Anything is possible!
Maximum participants = 50
Costs: BBC Members : $290
Non-members : $310
Rick Heil,Steve Mirick,Jeremiah Trimble,and Marshall Iliff lead this trip. Our boat,the Helen H,is a very comfortable,fast,100 ft. fishing boat with a knowledgeable and enthusiastic Captain and crew.There are 3 bunks aboard which will be available to the first 38 people who sign up.There is a full galley with excellent foodat reasonable prices.Parking is FREE!To reserve a space,send a check for the full amount made out to the "Brookline Bird Club Agent" along with a signed waiver to:
Ida Giriunas,83 Summer Avenue,Reading,MA,01867
Please include either your email or your postal address for confirmation,boarding instructions,& further information.
For additional information and the waiver,contact Ida at ida8 at verizon.net or 781-929-8772.
Tina & Peter Green
PH 203- 226- 9674
FX 203- 226- 7285
Mailing address: Renaissance Studio Inc
188 Imperial Avenue, Westport, CT 06880
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