Felixstowe-Vlaardingen

Sightings Archives: July 2011

MARINElife Survey Report: Felixstowe-Vlaardingen 'Flandria Seaways' 26 July 2011

Posted 28 July 2011

Rick Morris and Sharon Morris: MARINElife Research Surveyors.
Weather: Sea state 3, Winds NE 3 with full cloud cover both survey legs with occasional rain.

Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 9
Gannet Morus bassanus 6
Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 566
Great Skua Stercorarius skua 1
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus 49
Herring Gull Larus argentatus 147
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 206
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 13
Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 3
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 4
Common Tern Sterna hirundo 126
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 9
'Commic Tern' Sterna hirundo/paradisaea 67
Mute Swan Cygnus olor 1547 (!)
Gadwall Anas strepera 5
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 5
Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris 30
Unidentified gull species 480

Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 2
Carion Crow Corvus corone 5