Date: 11/8/18 4:15 pm
From: <philliplc...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Mallards
> YES I KNOW, MALLARDS ARE NOT VERY EXCITING__
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Memory of the event is distant and foggy, but probablythe largest
flock of non-Sooty Shearwaters I've seen inOregon was (at least) 6
figures Mallards, I think (?)on the Columbia near or at Umatilla NWR.
This was on a whirlwind day trip to NE Oregon with Dave Irons& Fix in
the late '80s. Not sure if this was a normalconcentration at that
time, but certainly an excitingspectacle that I still picture
occasionally.

Phil

 
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