Date: 8/6/19 3:03 pm
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] August 6 eBird Oregon RBA
*** Species Summary:

Black Swift (1 Lane)
Black Turnstone (8 Benton)
Dunlin (1 Crook)
Franklin's Gull (1 Umatilla)
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (1 Jefferson)
Fox Sparrow (1 Lincoln)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Black Swift (Cypseloides niger) (2)
- Reported Aug 03, 2019 19:15 by Michael Nicosia
- Salt Creek Falls, Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.61179,-122.12861&ll=43.61179,-122.12861
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58782733
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Large all dark swift with long pointed wings, no white seen.
Birds were moving too fast to see any resemblance of a forked tail. First
detected very high but slowly descended closer to sunset."

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 18:35 by Pam Otley
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58784148
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Dark shorebird with white underside, black bill, a bit larger
than Spotted Sandpipers. Reported this morning by Doug Robinson. I found it
on east bank of ne pond. It flew to the west side and stood on the pipe at
south end of ne pond."

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 13:00 by Will Wright
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58775615
- Media: 2 Photos

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 13:00 by Kim Nelson
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58775638
- Media: 2 Photos

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 12:57 by Hendrik Herlyn
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58771017
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Still on NW pond."

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 12:57 by Oscar Harper
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58771018
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Still on NW pond. "

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 12:00 by William Tice
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58777151
- Media: 2 Photos

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 09:24 by Hendrik Herlyn
- Philomath Sewage Ponds, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5201324,-123.3461237&ll=44.5201324,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58768843
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Found by Doug. NW pond, very skittish. First county record.
Photos."

Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 09:07 by Suzanne Austin
- Philomath Sewage Ponds--northwest pond, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5243,-123.34667&ll=44.5243,-123.34667
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58769608
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "Chunky, nearly Killdeer sized shorebird with short-ish dark,
chisel-tipped bill. Clean white belly, dark brown/black back, head, and
breast. Orange legs. Will post photos. "

Dunlin (Calidris alpina) (3)
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 10:33 by Wayne Bowers
- Crooked River Wetlands Complex, Crook, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.3165109,-120.897857&ll=44.3165109,-120.897857
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58775677
- Comments: "Smallish shorebird a little larger than the nearby western
sandpipers. Bill longer and blunter than western."

Franklin's Gull (Leucophaeus pipixcan) (1)
- Reported Aug 06, 2019 08:46 by Mark Ludwick
- Warehouse Beach Recreation Area, Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.9212418,-119.1412541&ll=45.9212418,-119.1412541
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58794459
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Photos"

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) (1)
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 08:53 by Diane Burgess
- Haystack Reservoir, Jefferson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.4978522,-121.1505318&ll=44.4978522,-121.1505318
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58768697
- Comments: "Small, bird with blue-gray upper parts, white under parts
with a prominent white eye ring, long black tail with white outer tail
feathers. In the willows near the west shore campground "

Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) (1)
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 17:07 by David Bredehoft
- Ona Beach SP, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5213563,-124.0740108&ll=44.5213563,-124.0740108
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58779976
- Comments: "Four observers agreed that it was the fox sparrow darker adult
phase as seen in Sibley p. 409."

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