ABSTRACT A Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae was seen from a boat approximately 10 km south of Scilly on 8th July 2001. Although there had been several previous sightings of Fea's/Zino's Petrels P. feae/madeira in British waters, this sighting constitutes the first accepted record of Fea's Petrel for Britain. The total duration of the event lasted about 12 minutes, during which time the Fea's Petrel flew past


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