- birds mentioned
*Black-throated blue warbler*
hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
To report: Harry Nehls 503-233-3976
compiler: Harry Nehls
coverage: entire state
Hello, this is the Audubon Society of Portland Rare Bird Report This report
was made Thursday December 20. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls
The two *Eastern Bluebirds *continue at the Dhama Rain Zen Center in
northeast Portland. The McFadden Marsh *Bean Goose* at Finley NWR, the
Clatsop Beach *McKay’s Bunting*, the Ona Beach State Park *Magnolia
to be seen. The *Sedge Wren *at the Waite Ranch near Florence is still
being seen. On December 19 a *Virginia’s warbler *was photographed in
Brookings. Two *Cattle Egrets *were reported December 19 near Tillamook.
A conspicuous movement of *Ancient Murrelets *was observed during the week
along the Oregon Coast.
Birds reported from Christmas Bird Counts during the week included a *Chat* on
the Roseburg Count, a *Tree Swallow *in the Illinois Valley, two *Barn
Swallows* and a *Yellow Warbler *on the Columbia Estuary Count, and a
female *Black-throated Blue Warbler *on the Coos Bay County.