Date: 7/16/17 10:52 am
From: Jacob Mathison <jacobmathison1...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [birding] A mystery peep
Photos are here:
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/mid-valley-nature/CWzayztPumg. A
very interesting peep.
Jacob Mathison
Corvallis, Oregon
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jacobmathison1.wixsite.com/nature-photography

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From: howard bruner <hbrunerh...>
Date: Sat, Jul 15, 2017 at 6:12 PM
Subject: [birding] A mystery peep
To: "<birding...>" <birding...>,
Mid-Valley Nature <mid-valley-nature...>


I just came in (4:55 Sat) from a visit to Philomath treatment ponds and
have a puzzle of a shorebird. The best I can match it to is a Temmick's
stint. Slightly larger than the least sandpiper whitish face, very
uniform- colored back and wing feathers, a longish body and hefty slightly
curved bill. And of course non-black legs.


It was in the middle pond by itself on the algal mat that fills the SE
corner. Very near the structures on the dike. At one point a least joined
it and it was a very instructive comparison.


Photos on mid-valley nature.


H



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