Date: 10/29/17 3:16 pm From: Ryan Merrill <rmerrill27...> Subject: [obol] Re: Columbia Estuary Phoebe Report - 10/29/2017
Yes, despite Mike Patterson's claim to the contrary there are three documented records of Black Phoebe in Pacific County prior to this one. Not everything is in eBird...
Good birding, Ryan Merrill Seattle
On Sun, Oct 29, 2017 at 3:02 PM, Jeff Gilligan <jeffgilligan10...> wrote:
> I had one several years ago in August from my deck (and at times it was on > my deck) on Willapa Bay in Pacific County. If anyone really needs proof, I > can ask one of my more tech savvy friends to tell me again hoe to send > photos from my computer cards. > > > Jeff Gilligan > > > > On Oct 29, 2017, at 12:49 PM, Mike Patterson <celata...> > wrote: > > > > Columbia Estuary Phoebe Report - 10/29/2017 > > > > This morning I went chasing the BLACK PHOEBE reported yesterday by > > Jacob Durrent along Chinook Valley Rd, Pacific Co. I found it > > flycatching from the same chimney the Tropical Kingbird was using > > earlier in the week. This is the first documented Black Phoebe in > > Pacific Co. (ebird shows one from spring 2009 near Tokeland, reported > > without comment or description). Jacob also reports seeing the > > kingbird. I did not see it today. > > > > There are currently at least 3 BLACK PHOEBES at Wireless Rd and two > > along Airport Rd. I also saw one at Alder Creek Farm in Nehalem. It > > would appear that Black Phoebes can now be considered established on the > > lower Columbia. > > > > -- > > Mike Patterson > > Astoria, OR > > That question... > > http://www.surfbirds.com/community-blogs/northcoastdiaries/?p=3294 > > POST: Send your post to <obol...> > > JOIN OR QUIT: http://www.freelists.org/list/obol > > OBOL archives: www.freelists.org/archive/obol > > Contact moderator: <obol-moderators...> > > > > POST: Send your post to <obol...> > JOIN OR QUIT: http://www.freelists.org/list/obol > OBOL archives: www.freelists.org/archive/obol > Contact moderator: <obol-moderators...> > >