hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
To report: Harry Nehls 503-233-3976 <hnehls6...>
compiler: Harry Nehls
coverage: entire state
Hello, this is the Audubon Society of Portland Rare Bird Report. This report
was made Thursday September 27. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls
On September 23 a LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL was at the The Dalles waterfront.
A HUDSONIAN GODWIT has bee seen all week at the South Jetty of the Columbia
River. On September 22 a NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH was on the North Spit of Coos
Bay. Among the many birds in the woodlot at Fields September 21 was a
On September 23 among the many hawks passing the Green Ridge Hawkwatch
station near Camp Sherman were a BROAD-WINGED HAWK and an early ROUGH-LEGGED
HAWK. A major white-fronted goose movement was reported September 20-22.
Numerous reports of CLAY-COLORED SPARROWS during the week indicated a
On September 22 two ELEGANT TERNS were at Gold Beach. At South Beach, south
of Newport the two PACIFIC GOLDEN-PLOVERS was seen again September 22. The
Yaquina Bay RUFF continues to be seen. On September 24 a RED-NAPED SAPSUCKER
was reported at Bradley Lake near Bandon. On September 26 a LAPLAND LONGSPUR
was at Florence and 10-15 were at the South Jetty of the Columbia River.
On September 22 a PRARIE FALCON was at Finley NWR. That day two SHARP-TAILED
SANDPIPERS were at Fern Ridge Reservoir. On September 22 two adult SABINEšS
GULLS were at McNary Dam. On September 25 one was at The Dalles.