Date: 6/27/18 4:15 am From: David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...> Subject: [obol] Re: Shorebirds
Wed 26 June I observed a flock of 30 WESTERN SANDPIPERS flying around and then roosting along the Necanicum Estuary channel in Clatsop County.
On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 11:48 AM, Daniel Farrar <jdanielfarrar...> wrote:
> Yes, today and yesterday I saw my first south bound WESTERN SANDPIPERS. > There was a flock of 20-25 at Siltcoos River mouth, Lane Co yesterday and > today there were flocks of 10 and 20 on the beach south of Carter Lake > trail, Douglas Co. > > Up at Baker Beach, Lane Co there were 3 WHIMBREL this morning. > > Also saw an adult HEERMAN'S GULL near Carter Lake, Douglas Co. this > morning. > > Daniel Farrar > Dunes City, Oregon > <jdanielfarrar...> > > > On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 9:58 AM David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...> > wrote: > >> I heard two Western Sandpipers overhead last night around midnight that I >> presumed were also among the first southbound migrants. The shorebirds that >> were staging on the Necanicum Estuary had vacated the mudflats by June. >> >> David C. Bailey >> Seaside, Oregon >> >> On Tue, Jun 26, 2018, 8:45 AM Roy Lowe <roy.loweiii...> wrote: >> >>> Yesterday, there were two greater yellowlegs at the south end of Eckman >>> Lake near Waldport. These are the first shorebird migrants of the season >>> for me. >>> >>> Roy >>> >>