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Spectacled Petrel and Wandering Albatross seen with Cape Town Pelagics

June 23, 2013

Our Cape Town Pelagics trip last Satudary 15 June included some fantastic sightings, such as Spectacled Petrel and two Wandering Albatross! We also saw 5 Albatross species and 4 Shearwater species, including Manx. See the trip report and some photographs.

Cape Town Pelagics is a non-profit organisation that supports albatrosss conservation and research. Browse our trip reports and book a trip. Email info@capetownpelagics.com or call +27 83 270 7452.

Spectacled Petrel photographed by guide Cliff Dorse on this Cape Town Pelagics trip.

Spectacled Petrel joined us at a few meter from the boat while we were having lunch. Photograph by Cliff Dorse on this Cape Town Pelagics trip.

Wandering Albatross photographed by guide Cliff Dorse, as it inspected our boat and circled around us on this Cape Town Pelagics trip.

This Wandering Albatross inspected our boat up close, then flew in circles around us. Photograph by Cliff Dorse on this Cape Town Pelagics trip.

 

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