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
>>>
>>

 
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