Cape Petrels

I have just returned from 3 days at sea onboard the Maersk Traveller, The main species of bird seen during the trip was Cape Petrel.





Other birds seen were 200+ Black Browed Albatross, 500+ Thin Billed Prions, 25+ Southern Giant Petrel, 3 Northern Giant Petrel, 8 White Chinned Petrel, 50+Sooty Shearwater, 1 Wilson’s Storm Petrel, 2 Grey Backed Storm Petrel during the day + 20+ around the vessel at night, 20+ Antarctic Fulmar, 2 Magellanic Penguin, 2 Rockhopper Penguin, 3 Kelp Gull & 10+ King Cormorant.

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