Date: 10/28/18 2:01 pm
From: Harry Fuller <atowhee...>
Subject: [obol] Tualatin River NWR, Ofgt. 27 in morning
Our McMinnville Parks and Rec birding class:

Tualatin River NWR--Atfálat'i Unit, Washington, Oregon, US
Oct 27, 2018 9:35 AM - 11:55 AM. 40 species

Cackling Goose (Branta hutchinsii) 1000
Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 100
Northern Shoveler (Spatula clypeata) X
Gadwall (Mareca strepera) X
American Wigeon (Mareca americana) X
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) X
Northern Pintail (Anas acuta) X
Green-winged Teal (Anas crecca) X
Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris) 1
Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) 10
Anna's Hummingbird (Calypte anna) 1
American Coot (Fulica americana) 8
Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) 6
Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus scolopaceus) 7
Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) 1
Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) 1
Great Blue Heron (Blue form) (Ardea herodias [herodias Group]) 12
Great Egret (Ardea alba) 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus) 1--along the river
Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) 2 adult birds
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 2
Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) 1
Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) 1
California Scrub-Jay (Aphelocoma californica) 3
American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 6
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 1
Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis) 2
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 1 not seen by everybody
Bewick's Wren (Thryomanes bewickii) 3
Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa) 1
American Robin (Turdus migratorius) X
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) X
Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) 60
Lesser Goldfinch (Spinus psaltria) 10
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) (Junco hyemalis [oreganus Group]) 5
White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) 1
Golden-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia atricapilla) 2
Spotted Towhee (Pipilo maculatus) 3
Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) X
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) (Setophaga coronata coronata) 15

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Harry Fuller
author of: *San Francisco's Natural History: Sand Dunes to Streetcars:*
https://ecowise.wordpress.com/2017/04/20/sfnh/
author of *Great Gray Owls of CA-OR-WA*:
https://ecowise.wordpress.com/2015/05/08/the-great-gray-owl-book/
author of *Freeway Birding*: *freewaybirding.com
<http://freewaybirding.com>*
birding website: http://www.towhee.net
my birding blog: atowhee.wordpress.com

 
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