Date: 11/20/18 3:00 pm From: Daniel Farrar <jdanielfarrar...> Subject: [obol] Re: Lane Coast birds
A flyby Harlequin was also at Bob Cr. Not many in the county this fall.
After lunch ran down to Westlake and had 4 or 5 EARED Grebe with the coot flock on Siltcoos Lake. FoS on the coast for me. We mostly get Horned. Most of the ducks were too far to ID.
On Tue, Nov 20, 2018, 2:51 PM Alan Contreras <acontrer56...> wrote:
> I spent a few hours birding in coastal Lane Co with Daniel Farrar today. > Highlights included a W SCRUB JAY at the north edge of the C&M Stables > front lot near Baker Beach Rd., an adult Northern Shrike on the s jetty > road between lots 3 nd 2, a small but productive gullwad at Stonefield > Beach, including the first Thayeric Icelandy Gull I have seen this fall, > and at least one Marbled Murrelet off Bob Creek. > > As far as I know this is the first record of Scrub Jay from that > location. At least one has been in Florence lately. > > The calm ocean allowed for very good visibility. A large movement of > Pacific Loons is underway. > > Daniel can add anything I forgot. > > > Alan Contreras > <acontrer56...> > Eugene, Oregon > > www.alanlcontreras.com > > > > > > > >