[Tweeters] RBA: Portland Or 11-14-13
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Wed Nov 13 23:54:11 PST 2013
* November 14. 2013
- birds mentioned
Red Fox Sparrow
hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
To report: Harry Nehls 503-233-3976 <hnehls6 at comcast.net>
compiler: Harry Nehls
coverage: entire state
Hello, this is the Audubon Society of Portland Rare Bird Report. This report
was made Thursday November 14. If you anything to add call Harry Nehls at
A LARK BUNTING is now being seen on Bayocean Spit at Tillamook Bay. On
November 10 an immature YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKER was near Bend. A possible
BLACK-HEAD GULL was reported November 9 in Corvallis. The LaGrande
Red-bellied Woodpecker, the Hillsboro RUSTY BLACKBIRD, and the Monmouth
Sewage Ponds RUSTY BLACKBIRD continue to be reported.
On November 10 a PACIFIC GOLDEN-PLOVER was on the North Spit of Coos Bay.
Two TROPICAL KINGBIRDS are now at the Science Center on Yaquina Bay. A late
oriole, probably a BULLOCK¹S ORIOLE was seen November 11 in Newport. On
November 10 a ROCK SANDPIPER was seen on Barview Jetty at Tillamook Bay. Up
to nine MUTE SWANS were seen during the week at the mouth of the Necanicum
River at Seaside. A HARRIS¹S SPARROW is now coming to a feeder in Seaside.
On November 12 a PACIFIC LOON was on the Columbia River off Broughton Beach
near the Portland airport. . Water birds are now gathering on the Columbia
River off Hayden Island. During the week 60 WESTERN GREBES, a CLARK¹S GREBE,
RED-NECKED and HORNED GREBES, three RED-BREASTED MERGANSER, and a
LONG-TAILED DUCK were seen there. On November 7 a PELAGIC CORMORANT was
photographed there. On November 11 six CINNAMON TEAL were at Ridgefield NWR.
A BRANT and a SNOW GOOSE were at Tualatin NWR November 9. A BRANT was seen
November 8 at Baskett Slough NWR. A ROSS¹S GOOSE is now being seen at Blount
Swale near Canby
On November 10 a HARRIS¹S SPARROW was at Haystack Reservoir near Madras. A
RED PHALAROPE was at Hatfield Lake near Bend November 13. A BAND-TAILED
PIGEON was seen November 7 in Bend. A RED FOX SPARROW was in Bend November
12. On November 11 over 11,000 SNOW GEESE were at Cold Springs NWR near
Hermiston. The LaGrande Sewage Ponds LONG-TAILED DUCK continues to be seen.
That¹s it for this week.
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