Date: 7/6/17 12:01 am
From: Harry Nehls <hnehls6...>
Subject: [obol] RBA: Portland, OR 7-6-17
* Oregon
* Portland
* July 6, 2017
* ORPO1707.06

- birds mentioned
Baird's Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Franklin's Gull
Mew Gull
Red-shouldered Hawk
Eastern Kingbird
Gray Catbird

- transcript
hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
number: 503-292-6855
To report: Harry Nehls 503-233-3976 <hnehls6...>
Compiler: Harry Nehls
coverage: entire state

Hello, this is the Audubon Society of Portland Rare Bird Report. This report
was made Thursday July 6. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls at

On July 1 a loudly calling LEAST FLYCATCHER was along Fred Ashly Road near
Tygh Valley. A VEERY was seen July 5 at the Sandy River Delta east of
Portland. A male ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK was reported July 5 in Eugene. A
probable BLACK DUCK was reported July 1 at Malheur NWR.

On July 3 a FRANKLIN'S GULL at Brookings. A WILLET was seen June 30 at
Flores Lake. On June 29 a SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER was at Oregon Dunes south
of Florence. A flock of 21 WHIMBREL were at Yaquina Bay June 30. A MEW GULL
was there July 2.

A probable nest pair of EASTERN KINGBIRDS continue at Steigerwald NWR. On
July 1 a SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER was at Jackson Bottom in Hillsboro. A
RED-SHOULDERED HAWK was reported July 3 at Oaks Bottom in Portland. On July
5 a SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER was at Duckflat Road near Marion.

A pair of CATBIRDS are nesting this summer at Lake Creek Lodge near Camp
Sherman. On July 2 an adult BAIRD'S SANDPIPER was along Hotchkiss Lane near
Burns. GREAT-TAILED GRACKLES are now nesting at the headquarters of Summer
Lake Wildlife Area.

That¹s it for this week.

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