[Tweeters] Yellow grosbeak?

Josh Rosenau josh.rosenau at gmail.com
Thu May 16 19:04:29 PDT 2019

Thanks, that makes sense. I associate those with red heads, which I didn’t see, but the non-breeding plumage fits.

Not sure why my brain went so firmly with grosbeak.

> On May 16, 2019, at 6:38 PM, HAL MICHAEL <ucd880 at comcast.net> wrote:


> Western Tanager male.


> Hal Michael

> Science Outreach Director, Sustainable Fisheries Foundation

> Olympia WA

> 360-459-4005

> 360-791-7702 (C)

> ucd880 at comcast.net



>> On May 16, 2019 at 6:32 PM Josh Rosenau <josh.rosenau at gmail.com> wrote:



>> This morning, without binoculars or a camera at hand, I’m fairly sure I saw a yellow grosbeak in the cedar trees outside our house in Lake Forest Park.


>> Since I didn’t get a close or long look, I could be wrong about that, and I’m curious if anyone has suggestions about alternative IDs or thoughts on whether I’m likely to see it again in the area.


>> Thanks!


>> Josh

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