Date: 10/31/19 5:33 pm From: Pat Truhn <pat.truhn...> Subject: [obol] Re: Subject: What's your best garden bird?
My favorites are #1 Lazuli Buntings in summer; Western Bluebirds; and the rare Bald Eagle. They are all my favorites, hard to pick. Pat Truhn of Wilsonville
On Thu, Oct 31, 2019 at 9:34 AM Anne Duston <aeduston...> wrote:
> I'd have to say Red-breasted Sapsucker, as they are pretty rare in my > neighborhood. But I will also agree with Harry - a flock of Evening > Grosbeaks mobbing the feeders is a real treat, likewise fairly rare. And > the occasional appearance of a Cooper's Hawk is a majestic sight. > > Anne D. > > directly north Powell Butte about 2 miles > > > Msg: #22 in digest From: Harry Fuller <atowhee...> Date: Wed, > > 30 Oct 2019 17:10:25 -0700 Subject: [obol] What's your best garden > > bird? For me it's been Evening Grosbeaks. For one of my birding > > friends it's a tough choice. Just this past week he has images of both > > Mountain Quail and screech-owl at his home in Ashland. I love owls, > > but I think I'd have to go with the quail just because they can be so > > easily heard in spring, damned difficult to photograph any time. > > atowhee.blog/2019/10/30/lee-frenchs-field-of-dreams/ > > -- Harry Fuller author of: *San Francisco's Natural History: Sand > > Dunes to Streetcars:* https://ecowise.wordpress.com/2017/04/20/sfnh/ > > author of *Great Gray Owls of CA-OR-WA*: > > https://ecowise.wordpress.com/2015/05/08/the-great-gray-owl-book/ > > author of *Freeway Birding*: *freewaybirding.com > > <http://freewaybirding.com>* birding website: http://www.towhee.net my > > birding blog: atowhee.wordpress.com > > POST: Send your post to <obol...> > UNSUBSCRIBE: //www.freelists.org/list/obol > OBOL archives: www.freelists.org/archive/obol > Contact moderator: <obol-moderators...> > >