Date: 9/27/17 4:17 pm
From: Tim Rodenkirk <timrodenkirk...>
Subject: [obol] Re: hummer question
Too bad : )

On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Tom Crabtree <tc...> wrote:

> Tim, the albino bird matched the profile and actions of an Anna’s
> Hummingbird.
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> Tom Crabtree, Bend
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> *Subject:* [obol] Re: hummer question
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> Darrel I looked on the OBRC site and there are three Mag Hummer reports
> that were not accepted. The first one is from Saunders Lake in 1972 and was
> the albino bird you mention. The OBRC record said the video of the bird
> wasn't good enough to ID it to species? Perhaps some of our old timers
> (that is old more mature birders) remember this bird?
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> Hot here- still 80F in N Bend at airport (down from close to 90 earlier),
> 98 in Myrtle Point last I heard. Flying ants and dragonflies everywhere.
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> Briefly out in the sweltering heat at N Spit noontime but just more Yellow
> Warblers and rumps.
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> Happy birding!
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> Tim R
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> Coos Bay
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> On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, <5hats...>
> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','<5hats...>');>> wrote:
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> Many years ago I read (seems like it was in The Oregonian) about an albino
> hummer which showed up, as I recall, at Coos Bay, and was identified as a
> Magnificent. Does anyone else recall reading such a thing, or know
> anything about it?
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> Darrel
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