Bulwer's Petrel in Co. Cork

On 3rd August 1975, during an evening seawatch in light mist from Blananarragaun, Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, I and several other observers, including I. Burrows, P. Campbell and S. Yeo, noticed an unfamiliar seabird approaching from the east. It passed less than 200 m offshore, and appeared to be loosely associated with a flock of Manx Shearwaters Puffinus puffinus


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