Torbay boat trip

Morning trip in dull weather with rain for last 1/2 hour. 28 great northern divers, 1 black throated diver (Brixham Breakwater), 1 red necked grebe (Brixham inner harbour), 1 slavonian grebe (Oxen Cove), 1 long tailed duck (Shoalstone), 3 common scoter, 1 iceland gull (Brixham harbour), 1 black guillemot (Oxen Cove), along with large numbers of gannets, fulmars and guillemots offshore. Mammals included 7 porpoises (Berry Head), 1 bottled nosed dolphin (Shoalstone to Brixham harbour), and 6 grey seal (Brixham harbour) - spectacular! Fantastic close views of all the good birds, will post pictures later. To book next weeks trip phone Nigel Smallbones on 07866 202576.

Posted January 5th, 2014 at 8:50 pm by Chris Proctor in Bird News