[CT Birds] Fwd: [RIBirds] Space still available on August 23 Pelagic from Galilee
mardi1 at optonline.net
Tue Aug 10 11:11:23 EDT 2010
Passing this along:
if your looking to go on a Pelagic trip to Block Canyon there are 2
should be very interesting with some luck.
Begin forwarded message:
> From: pollypie at att.net
> Date: August 10, 2010 10:33:23 AM EDT
> To: pollypie at att.net
> Subject: [RIBirds] Space still available on August 23 Pelagic from
> Thanks to Carlos Pedro for the following information on the upcoming
> overnight Pelagic trip.
> We had 2 last minute cancellations for the overnight August 23rd
> dedicated Pelagic
> Trip to Block Canyon. The 'Lady Frances' will depart from the
> Galilee dock of
> the Frances Fleet at 9PM on Monday, August 23 and return on Tuesday
> August 24
> at 9PM. We hope to be at the canyon shelf, 90 miles from port, at
> sunrise and spend
> the day chumming and cruising the deeper waters.
> The boat has sleeping quarters for 45 and a galley where coffee,
> soft drinks,hamburgers,
> hot dogs and breakfast sandwiches can be purchased. The trip
> presents one of the few
> opportunities to possibly see some of the rarer birds to visit RI
> waters. Birds such as
> White-rumped ,Band-rumped and Leach's Storm-Petrels, Audubon's
> Shearwater, Arctic
> Tern and Long-tailed Jaeger have been known to frequent these waters.
> There will be 40 birders on this trip. The trip cost is $135. If
> you are interested please
> e-mail me at dcpedro at cox.net as soon as possible.
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> Rachel Farrell
> email: pollypie at att.net
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