Date: 9/27/17 9:03 pm
From: Wink Gross <winkg...>
Subject: [obol] Pittock, NW Portland, week ending 9/27/2017
Here is the summary of my morning walks from NW Seblar Terrace to
the Pittock Mansion for the week 9/21 to 9/27/17. Species neither
seen nor heard in the previous week are in ALL CAPS.

Additional information about my walk, including an archive of
weekly summaries and a checklist, may be found at
http://www.hevanet.com/winkg/dogwalkpage.html <http://www.hevanet.com/winkg/dogwalkpage.html>

The sightings are also in eBird.

I did the walk 5 days this week.

Species # days found (peak #, date)

OSPREY 1 (1, 9/21)

Red-tailed Hawk 1 (1, 9/24)

Band-tailed Pigeon 4 (14, 9/25)

VAUX’S SWIFT 2 (50, 9/25)

Anna’s Hummingbird 5 (7)

Red-breasted Sapsucker 2 (2, 9/24)

Hairy Woodpecker 2 (1, 9/25 & 26)

Northern Flicker 5 (4)

Pileated Woodpecker 3 (1)

PACIFIC-SLOPE FLYCATCHER 2 (1, 9/25 & 26)

EMPIDONAX Sp. 1 (2, 9/24)

Hutton’s Vireo 3 (2)

Steller's Jay 5 (7)

California Scrub-Jay 2 (9, 9/24)

American Crow 5 (12)

Black-capped Chickadee 5 (20)

Chestnut-backed Chickadee 5 (15)

Red-breasted Nuthatch 5 (9, 9/27)

Brown Creeper 3 (1)

HOUSE WREN 1 (1, 9/21)

Pacific Wren 2 (1, 9/24 & 26)

Bewick’s Wren 5 (4)

Golden-crowned Kinglet 2 (2, 9/25)

RUBY-CROWNED KINGLET 3 (2)

Hermit Thrush 4 (1)

American Robin 5 (9)

Varied Thrush 5 (7, 9/27)

European Starling 3 (3)

CEDAR WAXWING 1 (20, 9/25)

Orange-crowned Warbler 3 (4, 9/21)

Black-throated Gray Warbler 4 (5, 9/21)

Townsend’s Warbler 1 (2, 9/25)

Wilson’s Warbler 1 (1, 9/24)

Fox Sparrow 2 (7, 9/21)

Dark-eyed Junco 5 (25)

GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROW 1 (3, 9/21)

Song Sparrow 5 (14)

Spotted Towhee 5 (8)

Evening Grosbeak 5 (5)

House Finch 3 (7, 9/25)

Purple Finch 1 (1, 9/24)

LESSER GOLDFINCH 3 (9, 9/26)

American Goldfinch 4 (8, 9/25)

In the neighborhood but not found on dogwalk: Downy
Woodpecker

Misses (birds found at least 3 days during previous 2
weeks but not found this week): Warbling Vireo,
Bushtit, Swainson’s Thrush, Yellow Warbler, Western
Tanager

Wink Gross
Portland



 
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