Date: 10/8/18 9:03 am From: Alan Contreras <acontrer56...> Subject: [obol] Multnomah County Ruff - No
Ruffs are usually in no big hurry. They have wintered in Oregon at least three times that I can think of.
> On Oct 8, 2018, at 8:59 AM, Lars Norgren <larspernorgren...> wrote:
> A Ruff was detected at Fernhill one October Sunday about 10 years ago. I hurried over on a drizzly Monday like today and dipped. But it reappeared Tuesday and hung out out for three or four days.
> On Mon, Oct 8, 2018, 8:52 AM Nicholas Mrvelj <nickmrvelj...> <mailto:<nickmrvelj...>> wrote:
> Several of us were present this morning at Force Lake in Portland. The RUFF photographed and identified as a Western Sandpiper yesterday was not present during my time there. Overall shorebird numbers were good however, and birds were steadily trickling in. A Peregrine Falcon was in the area, making passes at the shorbs.
> Good Birding,
> -Nick Mrvelj (Portland)