Date: 5/8/19 11:58 pm
From: Harry Nehls <hnehls6...>
Subject: [obol] RBA: Portland, OR 5-9-19
- RBA
* Oregon
* Portland
* May 8, 2019
* ORPO1905.19

- birds mentioned

TUNDRA BEAN GOOSE
Calliope Hummingbird
Red Knot
Semipalmated Sandpiper
MURPHYıS PETREL
Warbling Vireo
Swainsonıs Thrush
Brewerıs Sparrow
HOODED ORIOLE
Bullockıs Oriole
GREAT-TAILED GRACKLE
Western Tanager
Black-headed Grosbeak

- transcript

hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
number: 503-233-3976
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 May 9. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls at
503-233-3976.

A TUNDRA BEAN GOOSE was reported during the week at the Crooked River
Wetlands south of Madras. Two MURPHYıS PETRELS were off Oregon May 2. On May
7 a singing EASTERN PHOEBE was along Oak Island Road on Sauvie Island. A
HOODED ORIOLE was photographed in Brookings May 1. On May 6 a GREAT-TAILED
GRACKLE was photographed along State Line Road at Lower Klamath NWR.

Heavy shorebird movements were reported during the week along the coast with
above normal RED KNOTS reported. On May 6 a SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER was
photographed north of Waldport.

Peak numbers of migrants passed through Oregon during the week bringing good
numbers of BLACK-HEAD GROSBEAKS, BULLOCKıS ORIOLES, WESTERN TANAGERS, and
SWAINSONıS THRUSHES.

A BREWERıS SPARROW was reported May 7 at Powell Butte Park in Portland. A
HARRISıS SPARROW was at the Tualatin NWR that day. On May 3 up to 18
WARBLING VIREOS were at the Cammasia Natural Area in West Linn. A CALLIOPE
HUMMINGBIRD was at a McMinnville feeder May 5.

Malheur NWR is now picking up with many migrants, especially warblers at
Headquarters.

Thatıs it for this week.

- end transcript






 
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