[Tweeters] Photo Gallery from Klickitat County 26 May 2013
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Tue May 28 01:45:13 PDT 2013
On Sunday, Shawneen Finnegan, Jim Danzenbaker and I wandered away from our usual haunts and spent the day exploring Klickitat County, Washington. We concentrated our efforts in the area around Trout Lake and Conboy Lake NWR. If you haven't birded this area, we can highly recommend it. The photo gallery at the link below will provide you with a taste of the habitats that we visited and some of the 91 species that we found. Highlights included a Veery, multiple Eastern Kingbirds, nine species of flycatchers (five Empids, Olive-sided, W. Wood-Pewee, and both Eastern and Western Kingbird) and nine species of warblers (Nashville, Common Yellowthroat, MacGillivray's, Yellow-rumped, Black-throated Gray, Townsend's, Hermit, Yellow, and Wilson's). Not sure how we managed not to see or hear Orange-crowned. We had a Long-billed Curlew and our only waterfowl of the day at Conboy Lake NWR. During the occasionally breaks in the clouds, views of Mt. Adams were
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