Date: 8/4/19 4:18 pm
From: Hendrik Herlyn <hhactitis...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Anyone followed up on the Common Eider post at Eugene??
Except the comment under the eiders on her checklist clearly states: On
Willamette River near Eugene, OR. So probably not a location issue.

HH

On Sun, Aug 4, 2019 at 3:31 PM larspernorgren <larspernorgren...>
wrote:

> I think the data entry may be location: the report of maritime observation
> was made after the fact and location defaulted to nearest hotspot at the
> time of data entry. We've seen this before, coastal birds connected to
> Independance, OR and the like.
> Snow Geese continue to be reported from Clatsop County. I find the
> cultural aspects of these daily rare bird reports more interesting than the
> potential biology. Lars
>
>
>
> Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone
>
> -------- Original message --------
> From: Hendrik Herlyn <hhactitis...>
> Date: 8/4/19 3:15 PM (GMT-08:00)
> To: Tom Crabtree <tc...>
> Cc: Nels Nelson <nelsnelson7...>, OBOL <OBOL...>
> Subject: [obol] Re: Anyone followed up on the Common Eider post at
> Eugene??
>
> Or maybe a data entry error - Common Merganser on the river would make
> sense.
>
> However, what's with 0 Steller's Eiders and 0 Surf Scoters entered on the
> same list? Weird!
>
> Happy summer musings
>
> Hendrik
>
> On Sun, Aug 4, 2019 at 2:47 PM Tom Crabtree <tc...> wrote:
>
>> There are no West Coast fresh water records for Common Eider. It’s gotta
>> be a mutt duck sighting – Mallard, Muscovy what have you. Eugene, late
>> summer. Not a chance.
>>
>>
>>
>> Tom
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>>
>> *From:* <obol-bounce...> [mailto:<obol-bounce...>] *On
>> Behalf Of *Nels Nelson
>> *Sent:* Sunday, August 04, 2019 10:21 AM
>> *To:* OBOL
>> *Subject:* [obol] Anyone followed up on the Common Eider post at Eugene??
>>
>>
>>
>> https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58687108
>>
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>>
>> Possible I guess, but seems highly improbable.
>>
>
>
> --
> __________________________
> Hendrik G. Herlyn
> Corvallis, OR
>
>
> *"Nature is not a place to visit. It is home." -- Gary Snyder*
>


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*"Nature is not a place to visit. It is home." -- Gary Snyder*

 
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