Black-browed Albatross

Thalassarche melanophrisAlbatros AeldduVagrant

Black-browed Albatross – 2006

Thalassarche melanophris – Albatros Aelddu – Vagrant Breeds around the southern oceans, is migratory and dispersive. Classified as accidental to Britain single Black-browed Albatrosses have several times spent prolonged periods at Gannetries. Two recorded occurrences in Pembrokeshire have been accepted by the BBRC. The first was an adult seen from Skokholm by G.Thompson on the […]

Black-browed Albatross – 1994

Thalassarche melanophris – Albatros Aelddu Vagrant One seen close inshore at Skokholm on 19 August 1990 (G. Thompson) and one seen from the Fishguard to Rosslare ferry, about 6 km off Strumble Head, on 17 September 1990 (C.W. Murphy) are the only accepted Pembrokeshire records of this southern hemisphere bird, though several others have been claimed. […]