Felixstowe-Vlaardingen

Sightings Archives: July 2009

Marinelife Survey Report: Felixstowe-Vlaardingen 'Maersk Flanders' 27 - 28 July 2009

Posted 29 July 2009

Mike Bailey, Andrew Palmer, Marinelife Research Surveyors

Harbour Porpoise Phocoena phocoena 7

Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 6
Gannet Morus bassanus 57
Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 10
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus 3
Herring Gull Larus argentatus 10
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 161
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 35
Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 10
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 8
Common Tern Sterna hirundo 39

Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 2
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 49

Note: Off effort, House Crow Corvus splendens 7 seen at their only European breeding site, Hook of Holland railway station (Hoek van Holland)