Date: 8/31/17 3:38 pm From: Gerard Lillie <gerardlillie...> Subject: [obol] Re: (Not Oregon) MEGA RBA: SWALLOW-TAILED GULL IN SEATTLE
A photo is posted on ABA's web site. It's the real deal.
From: <obol-bounce...> <obol-bounce...> on behalf of David Irons <llsdirons...>
Sent: Thursday, August 31, 2017 10:32 AM
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Subject: [obol] Re: (Not Oregon) MEGA RBA: SWALLOW-TAILED GULL IN SEATTLE
The chances of Ryan Merrill misidentifying a Sabine's Gull as a Swallow-tailed Gull are exactly ZERO.
He is one of the top birders in the region and a member of the Washington Bird Records Committee.