Date: 10/11/18 12:06 am
From: Harry Nehls <hnehls6...>
Subject: [obol] RBA: Portland, OR 10-11-18
- RBA
* Oregon
* Portland
* October 11, 2018
* ORPO1810.11

* birds mentioned
Cackling Goose
Greater Scaup
KING EIDER
Surf Scoter
Band-tailed Pigeon
RUFF
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
SCRIPPSıS MURRELET
Sabineıs Gull
Black-footed Albatross
LAYSAN ALBATROSS
MANX SHEARWATER
NAZCA BOOBY
Turkey Vulture
Rough-legged Hawk
YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKER
Least Flycatcher
Pacific Wren
Lapland Longspur
Clay-colored Sparrow
Brewerıs Sparrow
Harrisıs Sparrow
Northern Waterthrush
CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLER

- Transcript

hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
number: 503-292-6855
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 October 11. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls
at 503-233-3976.

A RUFF is now being seen at Force Lake in North Portland. A SHARP-TAILED
SANDPIPER was there October 8. On October 6 a NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH was at
Brownsmead east of Astoria. A LEAST FLYCATCHER was seen October 7 at
Brothers. A probable MANX SHEARWATER was seen October 4 off the mouth of the
Siuslaw River. On October 9 a KING EIDER was off Boiler Bay. A probable
NAZCA BOOBY was seen over Gearhart October 9.


An October 7 offshore boat trip out of Newport found two LAYSAN ALBATROSS,
331 BLACK-FOOTED ALBATROSS, 460 SABINEıS GULLS, and a SCRIPPSıS MURRELET
among the swarm of birds present.

A major movement of ALEUTIAN CACKLING GEESE passed Oregon during the week.
On October 8 a BREWERıS SPARROW was photographed at Face Rock in Bandon. A
CLAY-COLORED SPARROW was seen October 6 at the Seaside Sewage Ponds. LAPLAND
LONGSPURS were reported from many coastal locations.

On October 6 a flock of 52 SURF SCOTERS were off Hayden Island in North
Portland. That day a ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK was at the Corvallis Airport. At the
Philomath Sewage Ponds October 9 were three SURF SCOTERS, a GREATER SCAUP,
and a LAPLAND LONGSPUR. Two kettles of VULTURES near Emigrant Lake east of
Ashland October 8 contained 400 individuals.

On October 7 a HARRIS'S SPARROW was photographed near the Painted Hill NM. A
YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKER was photographed October 4 at Malheur NWR
Headquarters. A BAND-TAILED PIGEON and a CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLER were there
the next day. On October 6 a PACIFIC WREN was at Fields.

Thatıs it for this week.

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