Date: 11/1/19 5:26 am
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [eBird Alert] Oregon Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

Mandarin Duck (1 Josephine)
Surf Scoter (2 Harney)
Long-tailed Duck (3 Washington, 1 Yamhill)
Barrow's Goldeneye (2 Multnomah)
Wild Turkey (1 Harney)
Pacific Loon (4 Multnomah)
Common Loon (1 Yamhill)
Osprey (carolinensis) (1 Josephine)
Prairie Falcon (2 Coos)
Say's Phoebe (1 Benton)
Clark's Nutcracker (1 Benton)
Townsend's Solitaire (3 Benton)
Snow Bunting (5 Benton)
Chipping Sparrow (1 Washington)
American Tree Sparrow (1 Baker)
Harris's Sparrow (1 Lake)
Swamp Sparrow (1 Washington)
Wilson's Warbler (1 Union)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 30, 2019 08:54 by robert wohlers
- Riverside Park, Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.42976,-123.32754&ll=42.42976,-123.32754
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61080221
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Exotic that is hanging out with the Muscovy like they know
they are both misfits here"

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (2)
- Reported Oct 30, 2019 13:19 by Rick Vetter
- Malheur NWR--Krumbo Reservoir, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.9549651,-118.8089848&ll=42.9549651,-118.8089848
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61069041
- Comments: "Continuing.Photos will be added. Both were initially near the
dam, one within 2 meters of dam, almost in the reeds. The other was about
100 meters towards the main part of Reservoir, and moved closer to the boat
launch."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (2)
- Reported Oct 30, 2019 13:19 by Joan Suther
- Malheur NWR--Krumbo Reservoir, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.9549651,-118.8089848&ll=42.9549651,-118.8089848
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61069040
- Comments: "Continuing.Photos will be added. Both were initially near the
dam, one within 2 meters of dam, almost in the reeds. The other was about
100 meters towards the main part of Reservoir, and moved closer to the boat
launch."

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 12:14 by Ken Chamberlain
- 27783–28899 NW Gerrish Valley Rd, Yamhill US-OR (45.4134,-123.2379),
Yamhill, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.413422,-123.237914&ll=45.413422,-123.237914
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61072200
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "digiscope photo continuing bird"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 16:58 by Richard Vreeland
- Henry Hagg Lake Park (Scoggins Valley Park), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.473855,-123.2135582&ll=45.473855,-123.2135582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61080222
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Light overall, long tail, bisected with dark band diagonally.
Swimming alone near east side of Hagg Lake. Seen briefly from Eagle Point,
then the bird was flushed by a small boat and flew west out of sight. Was
unable to relocate."

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 08:30 by Stefan Schlick
- Henry Hagg Lake Park (Scoggins Valley Park), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.473855,-123.2135582&ll=45.473855,-123.2135582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61070198
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Seen from Elks, Eagle Point Rec Area and South Shore 1"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 10:07 by Susan Kirkbride
- Henry Hagg Lake Park--Eagle Point Recreation Area, Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.4822807,-123.210361&ll=45.4822807,-123.210361
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61077900
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "See photo. An adult male with a pink and black bill, white
crown and neck, gray and dark gray on face, white eye rings. Silver-white
over dark wings. A very long tail. He spent a lot of time under water."

Barrow's Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica) (25) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 16:15 by Colby Neuman
- Broughton Beach, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6003622,-122.6152539&ll=45.6003622,-122.6152539
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079707
- Comments: "Rough estimate. All WA side of river. Males with a comma white
patch on face. Females smaller billed than COGO."

Barrow's Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica) (16) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 11:11 by Colby Neuman
- Eagle Creek Fish Hatchery Overlook, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6413478,-121.9314194&ll=45.6413478,-121.9314194
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079630
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Exact count"

Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) (2)
- Reported Oct 25, 2019 17:08 by Joan Suther
- (43.7278,-119.0060), Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.727793,-119.006024&ll=43.727793,-119.006024
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61069547
- Comments: "Very large, dark bird with a pin head and long, stocky legs.
Seen on roadside crossing through riparian area, then crossed Highway 395."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 16:15 by Colby Neuman
- Broughton Beach, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6003622,-122.6152539&ll=45.6003622,-122.6152539
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079707
- Comments: "Traveling together very near the WA shoreline. Smaller billed
than COLO with paler gray nape than the rest of the head. Clean vertical
demarcation between white front and gray neck with a thin chinstrap.
Presumably the two birds I watched travel together at Columbia Pt last week"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 15:02 by Colby Neuman
- Corbett View Point, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.5426223,-122.2754878&ll=45.5426223,-122.2754878
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079655
- Comments: "Smaller billed than COLO with paler gray nape than the rest of
the head. Clean vertical demarcation between white front and gray neck with
a thin chinstrap."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 12:59 by Brodie Cass Talbott
- 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/S61072655
- Comments: "Continuing, smaller than common, with slimmer bill, not turned
up like red throated, dark around eye, black chinstrap."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 15:13 by Colby Neuman
- I-84--Corbett Hill Rd. Viewpoint, Multnomah, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.541989,-122.292513&ll=45.541989,-122.292513
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079665
- Comments: "Same bird. Just closer. Smaller billed than COLO with paler
gray nape than the rest of the head. Clean vertical demarcation between
white front and gray neck with a thin chinstrap."

Common Loon (Gavia immer) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 12:14 by Ken Chamberlain
- 27783–28899 NW Gerrish Valley Rd, Yamhill US-OR (45.4134,-123.2379),
Yamhill, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.413422,-123.237914&ll=45.413422,-123.237914
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61072200
- Comments: "Near breeding plumage adult. seen from dam unable to stop for
photo"

Osprey (carolinensis) (Pandion haliaetus carolinensis) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 11:54 by Tanner Martin
- Lake Selmac, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.2617532,-123.5779095&ll=42.2617532,-123.5779095
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61072429
- Comments: "Made several passes over the lake."

Prairie Falcon (Falco mexicanus) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 10:46 by Don Henise
- Johnson Pond, Coos, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.1323095,-124.1843891&ll=43.1323095,-124.1843891
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61075709
- Comments: "large falcon, pointed wings, brownish upperparts, dark
axillaries and secondary underwing coverts"

Prairie Falcon (Falco mexicanus) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 10:46 by Robyn Henise
- Johnson Pond, Coos, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.1323095,-124.1843891&ll=43.1323095,-124.1843891
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61075716
- Comments: "large falcon, pointed wings, brownish upperparts, dark
axillaries and secondary underwing coverts"

Say's Phoebe (Sayornis saya) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 09:14 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/S61069378
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Seen here last week. Photo"

Clark's Nutcracker (Nucifraga columbiana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 17:41 by Nolan Clements
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5101917,-123.5505647&ll=44.5101917,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079938
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing in the area. At the top briefly. Poor pics"

Townsend's Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 11:53 by Pam Otley
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5101917,-123.5505647&ll=44.5101917,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61081047
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Grey thrush-like bird with white eye-ring and white outer tail
feathers. Flew and landed on west side of road to summit above Meadow Loop
trail intersection. Fly-catching and landing on different perches."

Townsend's Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 09:35 by Hankyu Kim
- Marys Peak--campground, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5102015,-123.5607491&ll=44.5102015,-123.5607491
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61068319
- Comments: "Call"

Townsend's Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 09:35 by Fang-yu Shen
- Marys Peak--campground, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5102015,-123.5607491&ll=44.5102015,-123.5607491
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61070098
- Comments: "Call"

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (7) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 17:41 by Nolan Clements
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5101917,-123.5505647&ll=44.5101917,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61079938
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing. First at parking lot then at summit 20 mins later"

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (7)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 11:53 by Pam Otley
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5101917,-123.5505647&ll=44.5101917,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61081047
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Flew in and landed near the GCRF in gravel road just above
parking lot. Small white birds with buffy markings, black wingtips."

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (6) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 11:18 by Will Wright
- Siuslaw National Forest, Philomath US-OR (44.5039,-123.5535), Benton,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.503863,-123.553472&ll=44.503863,-123.553472
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61074210
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing, photos"

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (7) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 07:51 by Fang-yu Shen
- Siuslaw National Forest, Philomath US-OR (44.5098,-123.5504), Benton,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.509756,-123.550438&ll=44.509756,-123.550438
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61070101
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Continuingnphotos later"

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (7) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 07:51 by Hankyu Kim
- Siuslaw National Forest, Philomath US-OR (44.5098,-123.5504), Benton,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.509756,-123.550438&ll=44.509756,-123.550438
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61068152
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Continuingnphotos later"

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 14:26 by Kayla McCurry
- Koll Center Wetlands, Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.4562776,-122.7911854&ll=45.4562776,-122.7911854
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61081555
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Brown crown with thin streaking, Buffy chest and belly, black
eyeline, gray nape. Photo."

American Tree Sparrow (Spizelloides arborea) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 13:26 by Mark Ludwick
- North Powder Pond, Baker, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.013214,-117.930166&ll=45.013214,-117.930166
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61073419
- Media: 6 Photos
- Comments: "Seen at east end of North Powder Pond, foraging with Song
Sparrows."

Harris's Sparrow (Zonotrichia querula) (1)
- Reported Oct 25, 2019 08:51 by David Ness
- Hart Mountain--Hot Springs, Lake, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.5003265,-119.6904874&ll=42.5003265,-119.6904874
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61080970
- Comments: "Seen forging on the ground in the early morning along with
several juncos and white-crown sparrows. Unusually warm for the area and
temps dropping extremely that night.
Pinkish/orange beak, black from top of head to throat but not passing the
front of the eye. White chest. Size of large Sparrow."

Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana) (2)
- Reported Oct 31, 2019 09:25 by Steve Nord
- Fernhill Wetlands (general), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.5064875,-123.0851855&ll=45.5064875,-123.0851855
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61078489
- Comments: "Both birds first detected by the phoebe-like chip notes coming
from the marsh. Both birds had unstreaked undersides, white throat,
reddish wings, crown with median stripe, gray on face and nape. faint
streaks on flanks. One bird was in marsh at SE corner of Cattail Marsh.
This is likely the same bird I photographed in this location on October
16th, see my eBird report for that date. The other bird was in NW corner of
Eagle Perch Marsh."

Wilson's Warbler (Cardellina pusilla) (1)
- Reported Oct 30, 2019 07:56 by Susan Daugherty
- Daugherty's Homestead, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.312121,-118.103175&ll=45.312121,-118.103175
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61063206
- Media: 1 Photo

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