Date: 11/29/19 6:12 am
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [eBird Alert] Oregon Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

Mandarin Duck (3 Josephine)
Blue-winged Teal (1 Linn)
Tufted Duck (8 Benton)
Clark's Grebe (1 Curry)
Long-billed Curlew (1 Clatsop)
Lesser Yellowlegs (2 Clatsop)
Bonaparte's Gull (1 Jackson)
American White Pelican (1 Wasco)
Golden Eagle (1 Lane)
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (1 Coos)
Say's Phoebe (1 Crook)
Blue Jay (2 Umatilla)
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (obscura Group) (1 Clatsop)
House Wren (1 Lane)
Northern Mockingbird (1 Clatsop)
Bohemian Waxwing (1 Klamath)
American Pipit (1 Union)
Clay-colored Sparrow (2 Clatsop)
Fox Sparrow (Red) (1 Lane)
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored/cismontanus) (1 Deschutes)
Harris's Sparrow (2 Clatsop, 1 Polk)
White-throated Sparrow (1 Union)
Tricolored Blackbird (2 Benton)
Palm Warbler (Yellow) (1 Clatsop)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 12:47 by Cami Martin
- Riverside Park, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.428475,-123.328305&ll=42.428475,-123.328305
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61825867
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. Under 7th St. bridge."

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 12:47 by Terry Martin
- Riverside Park, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.428475,-123.328305&ll=42.428475,-123.328305
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61825444
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. Under 7th St. bridge."

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 12:47 by Tanner Martin
- Riverside Park, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.428475,-123.328305&ll=42.428475,-123.328305
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824802
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. Under 7th St. bridge."

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 14:00 by Kaplan Yalcin
- Talking Water Gardens, Linn, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.6444396,-123.0718371&ll=44.6444396,-123.0718371
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61828045
- Comments: "cooler gray tones than female Cinnamon Teal, wide eye arcs.
Loosely associated with small group of Am Wigeon in central pond near the
outflow"

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 11:00 by Jill Tengeres
- 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/S61827150
- Comments: "Continuing. Little tufted homie in center pond with other
Aythya sp. Lifer for Jon!"

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 11:00 by Jonathan Dachenhaus
- 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/S61823988
- Comments: "Continuing. Little tufted homie in center pond with other
Aythya sp. Lifer for Jon!"

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 10:22 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/S61823761
- Comments: "Continuing male, actively diving on S pond with RNDUs. Smudged
flanks, long tuft clearly visible."

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 08:15 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/S61819698
- Comments: "Middle pond. Continuing"

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 09:24 by Peter Kappes
- 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/S61825207
- Comments: "Immature male. Good look at spiky “tufted” feathers on the
back of the head. Smudgy gray sides with black breast, back, & tail. Dark
head, bluish/dark bill. Continuing rarity seen with Mark, Will, and Kim."

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1)
- Reported Nov 26, 2019 15:00 by Brian Tanis
- 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/S61832987
- Comments: "eclipsed male"

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 26, 2019 14:47 by Caleb Centanni
- 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/S61818984
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing male (non-breeding or immature plumage of some
kind). With Ring-necks on first (South) pond. Similar to Ring-necks, but
with smaller area of white on the flanks, and more pure white present in
this area, no contrast between grayish flanks and white spur on breast
sides found on Ring-necks. White flares just slightly higher on sides
toward rump. Back, head, breast, and vent area all jet black. Paler eye.
Partially formed tuft of feathers extending off back of crown. Even-shaped,
rounded head, flat in certain postures but never peaked. Nolan may have
photos."

Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 26, 2019 14:47 by Nolan Clements
- 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/S61818985
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing male (non-breeding or immature plumage of some
kind). With Ring-necks on first (South) pond. Similar to Ring-necks, but
with smaller area of white on the flanks, and more pure white present in
this area, no contrast between grayish flanks and white spur on breast
sides found on Ring-necks. White flares just slightly higher on sides
toward rump. Back, head, breast, and vent area all jet black. Paler eye.
Partially formed tuft of feathers extending off back of crown. Even-shaped,
rounded head, flat in certain postures but never peaked. Nolan may have
photos."

Clark's Grebe (Aechmophorus clarkii) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 12:23 by Brian Barr
- Chetco River--South Jetty, Curry, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.0445123,-124.2695332&ll=42.0445123,-124.2695332
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824427
- Comments: "Definite Clark's, black on head high above eye, very yellow
bill, narrow black stripe down back of neck. Seen with western grebes."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 09:51 by Cassandra Clift
- US-OR-Seaside (45.9897,-123.9337), Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.989703,-123.933735&ll=45.989703,-123.933735
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61819647
- Comments: "Sandpiper-like with d-curved bill"

Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 09:40 by J. Micheal Patterson
- Wireless Rd (336), Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1547438,-123.8265684&ll=46.1547438,-123.8265684
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61828261
- Comments: "Presumably the one of the birds that has been seen in the
slough for several weeks now."

Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 10:53 by Molly Sultany
- Wireless Rd., Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1602748,-123.8265181&ll=46.1602748,-123.8265181
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824076
- Comments: "Seen foraging with two greater yellowlegs. Bill length equal
to head, smaller body size next to greater yellowlegs."

Bonaparte's Gull (Chroicocephalus philadelphia) (1)
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 15:00 by bob hunter
- 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/S61832464
- Comments: "black bill, with dark spot behind eye"

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 12:04 by Matt Cooper
- 13 Mosier Creek Place, Mosier, Oregon, US (45.686, -121.393), Wasco,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.6856798,-121.3927431&ll=45.6856798,-121.3927431
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61828497
- Comments: "Spotted a lone flyer in the bay outside of Mosier on the
Columbia"

Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 11:17 by Sally Hill
- Bond Rd., Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.1214675,-123.23861&ll=44.1214675,-123.23861
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824315
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Perched in cotton wood tree. Very dark brown breast and belly.
Dark tail band with lighter gray not white. Golden nape. Photos."

Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus auratus/luteus) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 15:16 by Thomas Czubek
- North Spit--Weyco Settling Pond, Coos, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=43.424505,-124.2849398&ll=43.424505,-124.2849398
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61828405
- Comments: "6 m from me. Bright yellow under wings and tail."

Say's Phoebe (Sayornis saya) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 09:35 by Charles Gates
- 8404 SW Reif Rd, Powell Butte US-OR (44.2240,-121.0269), Crook, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.224036,-121.026891&ll=44.224036,-121.026891
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61818994
- Media: 3 Photos

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (2)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 14:30 by Kent Coe
- McKay Creek Road, Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.5066768,-118.708959&ll=45.5066768,-118.708959
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61831437
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing."

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 09:45 by Kent Coe
- McKay Creek Road, Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.5066768,-118.708959&ll=45.5066768,-118.708959
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61831220
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "First seen on 17 November. Blue coloured jay, with a slight
crest, black necklace."

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (obscura Group) (Polioptila caerulea [obscura Group])
(1)
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 08:36 by Andy Frank
- Svenson Island Rd., Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1760972,-123.6502433&ll=46.1760972,-123.6502433
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61807985
- Media: 5 Photos
- Comments: "Brief but good looks. Loosely associating with two
black-capped chickadees. Small gray bird with a longer tail. White outer
recs. White eye ring. Photos of tail show pattern consistent with western
obscura grp/ssp. Black at base of underside of tail and basal upper side of
r5 and white tips only on r4 (I'm assuming this species has 12 rectrices)."

House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 09:29 by John Sullivan
- West D Greenway, Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.0487234,-123.0380237&ll=44.0487234,-123.0380237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61820678
- Comments: "Plain, light brown Wren with much longer tail than Pacific
Wren. Not rich-brown of Pacific. Plain brown face without white
supercillium of Bewicks Wren. Gave harsh scolding chatter unlike Pacific or
Bewicks Wren as it skulked away through the underbrush. Good look but no
photo."

Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 13:04 by Molly Sultany
- 389 NW 13th St, Warrenton US-OR (46.1878,-123.9237), Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.187809,-123.923724&ll=46.187809,-123.923724
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824672
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing"

Bohemian Waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 10:00 by Alex Henry
- Crater Lake NP--Rim Village, Klamath, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=42.9109122,-122.1476644&ll=42.9109122,-122.1476644
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61828200
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "Large waxwing with rusty under tail coverts."

American Pipit (Anthus rubescens) (2)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 08:05 by Russ Morgan
- Godley Road, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.282446,-117.8910618&ll=45.282446,-117.8910618
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61831537
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Photo. Both together along hot ditch near corner of Woodruff
and Godley."

Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 10:53 by Molly Sultany
- Wireless Rd., Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1602748,-123.8265181&ll=46.1602748,-123.8265181
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824076
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing"

Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 08:30 by Karen Drain
- Wireless Rd., Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1602748,-123.8265181&ll=46.1602748,-123.8265181
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61822837
- Comments: "Continuing species seen with flock of mixed sparrows, NE
corner of road. Photos to follow"

Fox Sparrow (Red) (Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 11:17 by Sally Hill
- Bond Rd., Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.1214675,-123.23861&ll=44.1214675,-123.23861
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824315
- Comments: "Near seed drop by bridge. Gray face with eye ring, red/rufous
on crown and auriculars. Bright red tail."

Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored/cismontanus) (Junco hyemalis
hyemalis/carolinensis/cismontanus) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 07:50 by Caleb Centanni
- Courtney's Palace, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.0678762,-121.2925604&ll=44.0678762,-121.2925604
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61818563
- Comments: "Female/immature with light grayish hood similar shade to back
and extending further down breast than Oregon, but some contrast between
lower hood edges and light clay brown flank color. Any commentary from the
reviewer on the best ID for this?"

Harris's Sparrow (Zonotrichia querula) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 12:00 by Howard Feltmann
- Baskett Slough NWR, Polk, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.9614021,-123.257246&ll=44.9614021,-123.257246
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61830321
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing"

Harris's Sparrow (Zonotrichia querula) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 10:53 by Molly Sultany
- Wireless Rd., Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1602748,-123.8265181&ll=46.1602748,-123.8265181
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61824076
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing"

Harris's Sparrow (Zonotrichia querula) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 08:30 by Karen Drain
- Wireless Rd., Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.1602748,-123.8265181&ll=46.1602748,-123.8265181
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61822837
- Comments: "Continuing . Photos to follow"

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) (1)
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 14:30 by Dave Trochlell
- Sunnyhill Park and nearby neighborhoods, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=45.3083125,-118.0847318&ll=45.3083125,-118.0847318
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61829693
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "See attached low-quality photo. The bird was in the dense
shrubs near the Highland Drive pond and readily responded to my "pishing".
I watched as it fed on hawthorn berries."

Tricolored Blackbird (Agelaius tricolor) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 10:22 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/S61823761
- Comments: "Male at sw corner. Dark charcoal-black with some whitish/pale
gray feather edges, deep red epaulette w/ white border."

Tricolored Blackbird (Agelaius tricolor) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 28, 2019 08:15 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/S61819698
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "White line in wing, with blood red epaulet. Photos"

Palm Warbler (Yellow) (Setophaga palmarum hypochrysea) (1)
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 13:55 by Andy Frank
- The Reserve at Gearhart, Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=46.045791,-123.923106&ll=46.045791,-123.923106
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61807978
- Media: 6 Photos
- Comments: "Pale yellow wash on underparts, especially belly with hint of
yellow in malar and supercillium in front of eye."

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