Date: 1/1/18 3:03 pm
From: Katie McInnis <katminrin...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Lane Co. REDPOLLS (with photos)
Redpolls still present at 2:45, same tree!

On Jan 1, 2018 11:22 AM, "Alan Contreras" <acontrer56...> wrote:

> Redpolls continue at 11:15 at ivy covered tree by the square arch over the
> riverside bike path just SE of the small plaza by the EWEB building.
>
> Alan Contreras
> Eugene, Oregon
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> <acontrer56...>
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> www.alanlcontreras.com
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> On Jan 1, 2018, at 9:57 AM, Thomas Meinzen <thomasmeinzen...>
> wrote:
>
> Had a great start to the new year with a pair of COMMON REDPOLLS feeding
> on alder cones along the Willamette River in Eugene this morning,
> originally found by Diane Horgan and her team yesterday on the Eugene CBC.
>
> Pictures here: https://photos.app.goo.gl/s26KWmaCv9um3toi1
>
> The redpolls were feeding on the cones of a large alder covered in ivy,
> just south of the River Edge Public Plaza (with fountain and EWEB
> building). Exact location here: https://goo.gl/maps/PQHzw19hRbs
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> They were virtually silent the whole time, and fed close together in the
> alder, but were very cooperative. There are quite a number of alders along
> this 150 m stretch of the bike path, so I would bet they'll be findable
> there for at least a day or two. That is, if the MERLIN I biked past
> hunting just to the north doesn't get them first!
>
> Happy 2018!
> Thomas
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>

 
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