Date: 10/23/19 5:49 am
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [eBird Alert] Oregon Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

Cackling Goose (Aleutian) (1 Marion)
Mandarin Duck (2 Clackamas)
Blue-winged Teal (1 Benton)
Eurasian Wigeon (1 Wasco)
Greater Scaup (1 Wallowa)
Surf Scoter (1 Polk, 1 Umatilla, 2 Yamhill)
White-winged Scoter (4 Multnomah)
Red-breasted Merganser (1 Yamhill)
Red-necked Grebe (3 Hood River, 2 Jackson, 1 Wasco)
Black-bellied Plover (1 Deschutes)
Red-throated Loon (1 Deschutes)
Pacific Loon (3 Jackson, 1 Wasco)
Pelagic Cormorant (2 Multnomah)
Osprey (1 Multnomah)
Acorn Woodpecker (1 Klamath)
White-breasted Nuthatch (Interior West) (1 Klamath)
White-breasted Nuthatch (Pacific) (1 Benton)
Bewick's Wren (1 Harney)
Swainson's Thrush (1 Benton, 1 Douglas)
American Pipit (japonicus) (1 Multnomah)
Fox Sparrow (Slate-colored) (1 Union)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Cackling Goose (Aleutian) (Branta hutchinsii leucopareia) (1)
- Reported Oct 21, 2019 12:43 by Karen Chaivoe
- 3023–3205 Wintel Rd S, Jefferson US-OR (44.7781,-123.0959), Marion, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.778068,-123.095937&ll=44.778068,-123.095937
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60842645
- Comments: "Prominent wide white neck band. More prominent band than
others present."

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) (3)
- Reported Oct 21, 2019 08:56 by Dena Turner
- Community (River) Park, Canby US-OR (45.2521,-122.7038), Clackamas, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.252129,-122.703822&ll=45.252129,-122.703822
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60853852
- Comments: "2 f 1 male. Continuing birds seen in back pond. 1 looks like
possible juvenile some white beginning to show eyeline behind eye present.
Orange “sail” wings"

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) (3)
- Reported Oct 21, 2019 08:56 by Mary Ratcliff
- Community (River) Park, Canby US-OR (45.2521,-122.7038), Clackamas, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.252129,-122.703822&ll=45.252129,-122.703822
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60851365
- Comments: "2 f 1 male. Continuing birds seen in back pond. 1 looks like
possible juvenile some white beginning to show eyeline behind eye present.
Orange “sail” wings"

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 10:46 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/S60848717
- Comments: "Continuing females."

Eurasian Wigeon (Mareca penelope) (1)
- Reported Oct 20, 2019 08:46 by CJ FLICK
- Historic Highway Trail (Wasco Co.), Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6858263,-121.4121222&ll=45.6858263,-121.4121222
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60845158
- Comments: "visual 1 EUWI male with raft of 7 AMWI drakes and 1 GADW
drake. EUWI male is in NON-BREEDING plumage (Reference is Sibley) has a
rufous head with forehead stripe lacking and rufous overall body. In
comparison, AMWI non-breeding head plumage is lightly mottled
off-white/gray in the forehead."

Greater Scaup (Aythya marila) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 09:26 by Mike Hansen
- Joseph Sewage Ponds (restricted access), Wallowa, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.3730226,-117.2189293&ll=45.3730226,-117.2189293
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60844189
- Comments: "Continuing bird."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 16:14 by Mark Ludwick
- Hat Rock SP, Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.9162882,-119.1631222&ll=45.9162882,-119.1631222
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60858859
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Found on north side of Park between the boat ramp, and foot
bridge."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 12:30 by William Tice
- Monmouth Sewage Ponds (restricted access), Polk, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.8570857,-123.2194376&ll=44.8570857,-123.2194376
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60849494
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Female or imm type. Large all dark duck with two white spots
to head/face area, the forespot larger than rare spot. Distant pics later.
It did raise up to flap wings and there were no white wing patches."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 17:00 by Don Berg
- Sheridan WTP Ponds (restricted access), Yamhill, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.0875812,-123.3833313&ll=45.0875812,-123.3833313
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60858286
- Comments: "Large dark duck. White patch at base of bill and another
white spot at further back on head. Seen here for several days prior."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (3)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 10:27 by William Tice
- Sheridan WTP Ponds (restricted access), Yamhill, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.0875812,-123.3833313&ll=45.0875812,-123.3833313
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60847215
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "These were reported two days ago on Sunday. Large, dark
ducks, each with white spots to face, one on which this is more obvious."

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (8)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 08:48 by Andy Frank
- Hayden Island--Columbia Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6104025,-122.667591&ll=45.6104025,-122.667591
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60847396
- Comments: "Exact count. Continuing adult male on water, 3 flew by in one
group with Surf Scoters, and another 4 flew by in a 2nd flock with Surf
Scoters. All the flying birds were noted to be larger than the Surfs and
have white secondaries."

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (8)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 08:24 by Philip Kline
- Hayden Island--Columbia Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6104025,-122.667591&ll=45.6104025,-122.667591
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60843633
- Comments: "The continuing male, plus 3 flew by in a flock with 4 surf
scoter. 4 more in another flock with 7 smaller scoter sp."

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 09:35 by Philip Kline
- Hayden Island--Gazebo Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6208525,-122.690582&ll=45.6208525,-122.690582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60844697
- Comments: "1st winter bird. Large dark sea duck with 2 round white
patches on head and white secondaries"

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 09:35 by Andy Frank
- Hayden Island--Gazebo Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6208525,-122.690582&ll=45.6208525,-122.690582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60844696
- Comments: "1st winter bird. Large dark sea duck with 2 round white
patches on head and white secondaries"

Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) (1)
- Reported Oct 21, 2019 12:41 by Jeanette Scott
- Huddleston Fish Pond, Yamhill, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.0800143,-123.476364&ll=45.0800143,-123.476364
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60838024
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "See photo"

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (3)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:45 by Samuel Holman
- Hood River--The Hook, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.717025,-121.525898&ll=45.717025,-121.525898
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60847903
- Comments: "Including one immature with some striping still present on
neck."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (3)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:45 by Joshua Holman
- Hood River--The Hook, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.717025,-121.525898&ll=45.717025,-121.525898
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60854087
- Comments: "Including one immature with some striping still present on
neck."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (2)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 10:30 by Stefan Schlick
- Hood River--The Hook, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.717025,-121.525898&ll=45.717025,-121.525898
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60848068
- Comments: "Off the tip of the hook"

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:37 by Norman Barrett
- Lost Creek Lake--Medco A, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.6738312,-122.6418829&ll=42.6738312,-122.6418829
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60852528
- Comments: "Same bird as before"

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:37 by James Livaudais
- Lost Creek Lake--Medco A, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.6738312,-122.6418829&ll=42.6738312,-122.6418829
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60848665
- Comments: "Same bird as before"

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 15:33 by Joseph Blowers
- Pine Hollow Reservoir, Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.2483193,-121.2897937&ll=45.2483193,-121.2897937
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60853328
- Comments: "Somewhat smaller than Western Grebe. Longish yellow bill.
Reddish neck. Still retaining some of black face stripes of juvenile."

Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola) (1)
- Reported Oct 20, 2019 by Central Oregon Historical Records
- Wickiup Reservoir--Kiosk Ponds, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.700289,-121.7088343&ll=43.700289,-121.7088343
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60847547
- Comments: ""heard calling distant before fully light" Observer - Peter
Low"

Red-throated Loon (Gavia stellata) (1)
- Reported Oct 20, 2019 by Central Oregon Historical Records
- Wickiup Reservoir--Kiosk Ponds, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.700289,-121.7088343&ll=43.700289,-121.7088343
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60847547
- Comments: "Observer - Peter Low"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:40 by John Davis
- 1535 Bargeway Rd, The Dalles US-OR (45.6141,-121.1971), Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.614101,-121.197088&ll=45.614101,-121.197088
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60856938
- Comments: "seen 3 times and photographed from a long distance"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 14:44 by Janet Kelly
- Lost Creek Lake--Medco A, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.6738312,-122.6418829&ll=42.6738312,-122.6418829
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60853031
- Comments: "Good scope views near the dam. Smaller than nearby Common
Loon. Rounded head, some scaling on its back. Found by Jim Livaudais."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:37 by Norman Barrett
- Lost Creek Lake--Medco A, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.6738312,-122.6418829&ll=42.6738312,-122.6418829
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60852528
- Comments: "Photos later"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:37 by James Livaudais
- Lost Creek Lake--Medco A, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.6738312,-122.6418829&ll=42.6738312,-122.6418829
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60848665
- Comments: "Photos later"

Pelagic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax pelagicus) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 13:40 by Stefan Schlick
- Hayden Island--Gazebo Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6208525,-122.690582&ll=45.6208525,-122.690582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60850867
- Comments: "Continuing rarity"

Pelagic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax pelagicus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 12:56 by Anonymous User
- Hayden Island--Gazebo Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6208525,-122.690582&ll=45.6208525,-122.690582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60856198
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing. Pics"

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 11:16 by Gregory Johnson
- Smith and Bybee Lakes--Wetland Interlakes Trail, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.616676,-122.7266407&ll=45.616676,-122.7266407
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60849652
- Comments: "Eating catch in a tree"

Acorn Woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus) (3)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 09:30 by David Dwyer
- Running Y Ranch, Klamath, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.28163,-121.88338&ll=42.28163,-121.88338
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60845218
- Comments: "Three of the group along Horned Lark Dr at the Running Y."

White-breasted Nuthatch (Interior West) (Sitta carolinensis [lagunae
Group]) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 17:40 by dave haupt
- 200 High Street (yard), Klamath, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.2230024,-121.78693&ll=42.2230024,-121.78693
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60856712
- Comments: "gave rapid beeping skid call"

White-breasted Nuthatch (Pacific) (Sitta carolinensis aculeata/alexandrae)
(1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 15:12 by Caleb Centanni
- Irish Bend Covered Bridge (Campus Way), Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5668686,-123.3005047&ll=44.5668686,-123.3005047
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60855489
- Comments: "Normal subspecies in Willamette Valley. Diagnostic calls."

Bewick's Wren (Thryomanes bewickii) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 07:12 by Don Albright
- Cottonwood Creek, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.1590771,-118.6171961&ll=42.1590771,-118.6171961
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60842855
- Comments: "Very vocal but stayed deep in big sagebrush. Identified by
voice."

Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 18:26 by Kai Frueh
- 2345 Southeast Crystal Lake Drive, Corvallis, Oregon, US (44.543,
-123.255), Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5425824,-123.2552867&ll=44.5425824,-123.2552867
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60858045
- Comments: "Heard very well. Distinct weep call like water droplets.
Tried to get a recording, but it stopped calling as I pushed the record
button."

Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus) (1)
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 13:15 by Russ Namitz
- 97436, Elkton US-OR (43.5607,-123.4306), Douglas, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.560699,-123.430565&ll=43.560699,-123.430565
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60853648
- Comments: "Heard flight call from forest nearby. Dark & foggy conditions
were perfect for hearing a daytime utterance of this normally nocturnal
call."

American Pipit (japonicus) (Anthus rubescens japonicus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 17:00 by Colby Neuman
- Rooster Rock SP, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.5467894,-122.2113438&ll=45.5467894,-122.2113438
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60856489
- Media: 5 Photos
- Comments: "I think the pale legs, more boldly marked back and malar
stripe, darker green-brown upper parts and brighter white edging to the
coverts and tertials and whiter coloration underneath are good for the
Asian subspecies of American Pipit. See photos. Mixed in large pipit flock
that has been hanging out for a week or two."

Fox Sparrow (Slate-colored) (Passerella iliaca [schistacea Group]) (1)
CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 22, 2019 07:33 by Kent Coe
- 45.3126, -118.0992 South La Grande, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.3126,-118.0992&ll=45.3126,-118.0992
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S60846729
- Media: 1 Photo

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