Date: 6/1/19 9:06 am
From: Donald Burns <burnsdacey...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Fledgling Band-tailed Pigeon Pays a Visit
We get 50 at a time in southwest Portland and they clean out the feeders preventing our regular birds from getting anything. They also run into the windows. You should hope that no more show up.


Don Burns, Arrowwood Lane, Portland, Oregon

> On May 31, 2019, at 8:03 PM, JOHN S MC DONALD <bigrocketman...> wrote:
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> Yesterday, on May 30, I was sitting in my driveway, when a young Band-tailed Pigeon dropped down from a fir tree and landed just a few feet from me. It showed no fear. It later flew into my backyard and discovered my feeder. It came back again today. This is the first time I've seen one of this species near my home, in the SE corner of the main Willamette Valley. See a photo at the link below:
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> https://www.flickr.com/photos/22121562@N00/47970117697/in/dateposted/ <https://www.flickr.com/photos/22121562@N00/47970117697/in/dateposted/>
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> Steve McDonald
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> http://flickr.com/photos/22121562@N00/
> http://www.vimeo.com/user458315/videos
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