Date: 3/15/17 7:56 pm
From: Jacob Mathison <jacobmathison1...>
Subject: [obol] Philomath Sewage ponds: Peregrine? (photo). Also Say's Phoebe,, G. Scaup pair, grebes.
https://goo.gl/photos/MofrVAjMitMhyg337
Just making sure. It sure flew like a falcon, with quick, snappy wingbeats.
Could have been a shorebird, too, though, as far as flight style goes.
Still, it looks like a Peregrine Falcon to me. Also had a pair of GREATER
SCAUP, an EARED GREBE, the WESTERN GREBES, and the SAYS PHOEBE. Ebird
checklist with photos of all the birds mentioned here
<http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S35204505>.

Jacob Mathison
Corvallis, Oregon
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jacobmathison1.wixsite.com/nature-photography

 
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