Recent Sighting From Caribbean/Bermuda

Sighting Details

Date Added: June 21, 2006

Posted by: Paul Watson

Location: Bermuda

Sightings: week ending 21st June. South Polar Skua, 1 Juvenile bird, seen at a distance of < 50 feet. Interestingly there have been 4 sightings of this species in last 3 weeks. Leachs and wilsons storm petrels, and greater shearwater moving offshore. Roseate tern, Sandwich tern, 3 royal tern, and common tern. Swallow tailed kite, 2 Red tailed hawk and 2 Osprey. 5 Black bellied Plover and 1 whimbrel appear to be oversummering (usually a winter visitor) Paul Watson