Date: 6/10/19 8:25 pm
From: Jim Johnson <gomphusjim...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Coos ‘N Curry 6/10/19
There was a new odonate for Curry County at that pond too. A hot spot!

Jim Johnson

On Mon, Jun 10, 2019 at 7:39 PM David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...>

> One should not underestimate the birding talent of James T. Johnson even
> if he has diverted his attention to moths and odonates for the last few
> years...
> :)
> David in Seaside
> On Mon, Jun 10, 2019, 17:51 Tim Rodenkirk <timrodenkirk...> wrote:
>> At Bandon Marsh early there were at least 8 Whimbrel this AM.
>> At Floras Lake at 0640 there were four low flying BLACK SWIFTS over the
>> parking lot. I checked the Coos record and we have had several records up
>> through the end of June. The mega-flights are earlier though in the latter
>> portion of May and June records tend to be single digit.
>> Jim Johnson’s catbird is the 3rd Curry record and the first spring one-
>> nice find Jim!! Perhaps it will stay for a while? Coos has had three spring
>> records, one for as long as nine days and of course there is the breeding
>> record from Lincoln County! I think the first coastal record was in Coos
>> back in 2005, so the catbird coastal connection is still a rather new
>> phenomenon- very cool!!!
>> Oh, 91F on the east side of Humbug Mtn on Hwy 101 around 2:30 this
>> afternoon when I was headed north unaware I had driven by a singing catbird
>> likely twice in one day!
>> Tim R
>> Coos Bay

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