Date: 5/28/18 7:12 pm From: Jeff Gilligan <jeffgilligan10...> Subject: [obol] Re: RFI: interpreting ABA listing rule 3.b.ii
Either species should be quite easy to make reliable at a particular location by feeding it. Peanuts and a large variety other food items would work.
David Bailey - remember the Black Kite in North Portland? I think you saw it too, or was that Jim Johnson?
For that matter - the Eurasian Tree Sparrow (though not the hybrids that ensued) in North Bend would likely qualify under the rule cited below.
> On May 28, 2018, at 2:36 PM, Mike Patterson <celata...> wrote: > > A possible HOODED CROW has very tentatively speculated from downtown > Astoria. If confirmed to not be a juvenile American Crow. It was > almost certainly ship assisted. This brings me to the perennial > question those living near major ports of call.... > > "3.b (ii) A species observed far from its normal range may be counted > if, in the observer’s best judgment and knowledge, it arrived there > unassisted by man. A wild bird following or riding a ship at sea, > without being captured, is considered traveling unassisted by man." > > http://listing.aba.org/aba-recording-rules/ > > > -- > 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...> >