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Seabirding off Cape Point

10,000 Birds

Black-browed Albatross Here and there boldly patterned Pintado Petrels in their highly distinctive black and white chequered plumage weave and glide by on stiff set wings, interspersed with brisk bursts of shallow wing beats, as they veer away from us, while intermittent Great Shearwaters , with their distinctive dark caps and conspicuous white sub-terminal tail bands, glide by to vanish beyond the next wave crest.

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