PARTICIPANT SURVEY

1.  How many previous Texas Pelagics have you been on from South Padre Island prior to this season from 2000 to 2016?__________________________________________________________________________________________________

2.  How many previous Texas Pelagics from either Port O’Connor, Port Aransas or Freeport had you been on prior to 2000?__________________________________________________________________________________________________

3.  Have you been on Pelagics in other states?_____________________________________________________________

4.  Which states and how many pelagic trips in each?________________________________________________________

5.  Do you use Facebook?_____________________________________________________________________________

6.  Do you belong to the “Texbirds” Facebook Group?________________________________________________________

7.  Have you “Liked” the “Texas Pelagics” Facebook Page?___________________________________________________

8.  Do you belong to the “Texas Pelagics” Facebook Group?_________________________________________________

9.  Do you belong to Texbirds listserv?___________________________________________________________________

10.  Which sources do you rely on for getting information about upcoming Texas Pelagics? (Indicate all you use and which one you use the most)

  • The www.TexasPelagics.com website?____________________________________________________________
  • Posts to the Texas Pelagics group on Facebook?____________________________________________________
  • Posts to the Texas Pelagics page on Facebook?_____________________________________________________
  • Posts to the Texbirds group on Facebook?__________________________________________________________
  • Texbirds listserv?______________________________________________________________________________
  • Personal emails from Texas Pelagics?_____________________________________________________________
  • Word of mouth?_______________________________________________________________________________
  • Other?______________________________________________________________________________________

11.  The Following questions all refer to the www.TexasPelagics.com website:

  • Have you visited the website?_______________________________________________________________________________
  • How frequently do you check it for regular updates on upcoming Pelagic trips?_________________________________________
  • Do you ever browse past Trip Reports?________________________________________________________________________
  • Do you ever browse through past Trip Photo Albums?____________________________________________________________
  • Have you visited the Seabirds Pages?_________________________________________________________________________
  • What would you like to see added to the website?________________________________________________________________
  • Other suggestions for the website?____________________________________________________________________________

12. What is you means of transportation to South Padre Island?__________________________________________________________________

13.  How far is the distance travelled from your home to SPI?_____________________________________________________________________

14.  Do you carpool to SPI? ______________Would you like to carpool if you could arrange it?__________________________________________

15.  Where do you prefer to stay for lodging the night prior to and following the Pelagic?________________________________________________

16.  Do you combine birding in other locations with your trip to SPI for the Texas Pelagic?______________________________________________

17.  What suggestions do you have for improving Texas Pelagics? Please only address things that are within our control. Weather and numbers of birds seen are things we can not control, other than getting out to deep waters. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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