Date: 3/10/17 4:34 pm
From: Hendrik Herlyn <hhactitis...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Waldport Waterfowl
Hi Roy,

I'd have to agree that a Common Scoter is an exceptionally good bird for
Alsea Bay (or anywhere in Oregon, for that matter). I assume you meant a
Black Scoter?! :)

Happy birding

Hendrik

On Thu, Mar 9, 2017 at 4:20 PM, Roy Lowe <roy.loweiii...> wrote:

> A spin around Alsea Bay in the sun this afternoon found the common teal
> and an Eurasian wigeon in the Bayview Pastures, which are deeply flooded
> again. Also present here were 15 greater yellowlegs (I’ve seen up to 19
> there this winter). A male common scoter was on the bay west of the
> Highway 101 bridge which is a good find for here and when I was at the jaws
> a migrating flock of 150 Aleutian cackling geese was headed north up the
> coastline. What a nice day to dry out.
>
> Roy
>
>
>
> POST: Send your post to <obol...>
> JOIN OR QUIT: http://www.freelists.org/list/obol
> OBOL archives: www.freelists.org/archive/obol
> Contact moderator: <obol-moderators...>
>
>


--
__________________________
Hendrik G. Herlyn
Corvallis, OR


*"Nature is not a place to visit. It is home." -- Gary Snyder*

 
Join us on Facebook!