Re: Sooty Shearwaters off Ocean Beach, 6/18/20

Alvaro Jaramillo

They were off Half Moon Bay heading north this evening, so there are miles of them!!

Alvaro Jaramillo

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Paul Saraceni
Sent: Thursday, June 18, 2020 6:28 PM
Subject: [SFBirds] Sooty Shearwaters off Ocean Beach, 6/18/20

The Sooties are massing again right now (6:25 pm Thurs) off of Rivera access to OB.

Paul Saraceni

On Jun 17, 2020, at 8:10 PM, Paul Saraceni <> wrote:

´╗┐This evening (now) Sooty Shearwaters are moving in big numbers off Ocean Beach. Several thousand were flying N in pulses when I arrived around 7:10 pm. In the past 20 minutes (7:45-8:05) they have been streaming S uninterrupted just beyond the surf @ Pacheco. Conservative estimate of 15,000+.

Paul Saraceni
San Francisco

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