Date: 11/16/19 8:27 pm
From: Robert O'Brien <baro...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Plover swimming
Decades ago these rocks were called the Harlequin Duck rocks. But I don't
know their current status. Bob O'Brien Carver Oregon

On Saturday, November 16, 2019, <fagan1419...> wrote:

> Just north of Tillamook three semi-Palm plovers were being overtaken by
> the incoming tide. One bird chose (?) to swim off. The bird disappeared
> behind a flock of wigeons and I have no idea how far it swam. Is this
> behavior others have seen in plover? There were five harlequin ducks just
> south of Barview by the big rocks. That is not a place I have seen them
> before. Very rough seas at Barview.
> Kay Fagan
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