[Tweeters] Marymoor 2 July 2015

ELIZABETH THOMPSON calliopehb at comcast.net
Thu Jul 2 22:01:22 PDT 2015


Wish I could go on your walk sometime.
Happily Birding,
Beth Thompson
Arlington, WA

> On Jul 2, 2015, at 7:37 PM, B&PBell <bellasoc at isomedia.com> wrote:

>

> Hi Tweets

>

> Michael is in Paris and then the Czech Republic, and Matt is away, so Sharon Aagard and I substituted at Marymoor this morning. It is definitely summer, although it started out at 57 degrees this morning with ground fog . It burned off quickly and got warm (well 82 degrees hot) by the finish.

>

> It was a good day with lots of juveniles and lots of weird “songs” and calls.

>

> Mom and 3 juvenile Wood Ducks at the lake

> 3 immature Hooded Mergansers at the rowing club ponds

> 1 American Bittern heard (really unusual for this time of year)

> Osprey at nest and over river

> Nesting Red-tailed Hawks have all fledged

> A couple of American Coots at the lake (they have been scarce recently)

> 2 Spotted Sandpipers near the weir

> 3 Band-tailed Pigeons

> Barn Owls – at windmill and later 3 over model airplane field

> Common Nighthawk – heard early

> Lots of Western Wood-Pewees and Willow Flycatchers

> 1 Yellow-rumped Warbler

> Yellow Warbler

> Lazuli Bunting – heard early and seen later

> Bullock’s Oriole

>

> Misses – Rufous Hummingbird and Steller’s Jay

>

> Also seen – bunny, Eastern Gray Squirrel, coyote, Long-tailed Weasel

>

> Brian H. Bell

> Woodinville WA

> Mail to bell asoc a t iso me dia dot com

>

> Sharon Aagard

> Bellevue

>

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