Date(s) - 19/Sep/2020
Pelagic birding trip from Tofino. Join leader Thomas Plath (cell 778 928-9206) for a full day pelagic birding trip from Tofino with Ocean Outfitters. Cost is $200. E-transfer or send check addressed to Thomas Plath. The boat is covered and has a washroom however in swells and choppy seas seabird viewing can be difficult. Those that do go could be rewarded with some outstanding birds. Regular are Black-footed Albatross, Northern Fulmar, Sooty, Pink-footed and Buller’s Shearwater, Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, Tufted Puffin and Cassin’s Auklet. Rarities like Short-tailed and Laysan Albatross, Flesh-footed, Short-tailed and Manx Shearwater are possibilities. Mammals often seen include Humpback and Gray Whales, Orca, Sea Otter, California and Steller’s Sea Lion, Harbour Seal. Land birding along Pacific Rim is excellent at this time of year.