Date: 11/2/20 4:50 am
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [eBird Alert] Oregon Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

Wood Duck (1 Sherman)
Redhead (2 Josephine)
Surf Scoter (1 Hood River, 1 Umatilla)
White-winged Scoter (2 Benton)
Long-tailed Duck (6 Washington)
Red-breasted Merganser (3 Hood River)
Red-necked Grebe (1 Hood River, 1 Marion)
Anna's Hummingbird (1 Sherman)
Sandhill Crane (tabida/rowani) (1 Harney)
Long-billed Curlew (8 Lincoln)
Lesser Black-backed Gull (3 Wasco)
Pacific Loon (1 Jefferson, 1 Umatilla, 1 Wasco)
Common Loon (2 Malheur)
American White Pelican (1 Sherman)
Osprey (1 Josephine)
Ferruginous Hawk (3 Linn, 1 Polk)
American Three-toed Woodpecker (1 Deschutes)
Downy Woodpecker (Rocky Mts.) (2 Baker)
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (1 Harney)
Blue Jay (1 Baker, 3 Union)
California Scrub-Jay (2 Union)
Clark's Nutcracker (1 Jackson)
Sage Thrasher (1 Deschutes)
Northern Mockingbird (1 Harney)
Western Bluebird (1 Harney)
Mountain Bluebird (1 Benton)
Swainson's Thrush (2 Benton)
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch (1 Deschutes)
Purple Finch (1 Crook)
Snow Bunting (4 Benton, 2 Lincoln)
Fox Sparrow (Sooty) (1 Harney)
Dark-eyed Junco (cismontanus) (1 Harney, 1 Lane)
White-throated Sparrow (1 Baker)
Savannah Sparrow (1 Hood River)
Swamp Sparrow (1 Umatilla)

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Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) (5)
- Reported Oct 30, 2020 17:13 by Christopher Hinkle
- Deschutes River SP, Sherman, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.9078884&<ll...>,-120.9078884
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726130
- Comments: "Flock flew over. Shape and plumage obvious. Didn't realize it
was flagged or would have snapped some pics."

Redhead (Aythya americana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 08:49 by Tanner Martin
- Riverside Park (Josephine Co.), Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.328305&<ll...>,-123.328305
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75694564
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing male. Diving in front of main pavilion area."

Redhead (Aythya americana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:24 by Tanner Martin
- Rogue Lea Estates ponds, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3599854&<ll...>,-123.3599854
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75696694
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Male. My first thought is that it was the same male REDH I had
just seen 20 minutes earlier at Riverside, but I drove back to Riverside
and verified that the first REDH was still there. This is definitely a
second bird. Must be a good year for them."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (2)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:39 by Laurie Ness
- Hat Rock State Park, Hermiston US-OR (45.9199,-119.1762), Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-119.176243&<ll...>,-119.176243
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75714438
- Comments: "Round and brown ducks. As diffuse white patch behind the eye
and a white patch behind the bill. Head sloping down to large wide bill."

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 15:00 by Isabel Brofsky
- Hood River--The Hook, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.525898&<ll...>,-121.525898
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75717790
- Comments: "Continuing. Non-breeding. Dark, mid-sized sea duck. White
spots on face."

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:00 by Caleb Centanni
- Philomath Sewage Ponds (restricted access), Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3461237&<ll...>,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75705734
- Comments: "(Rare): “infrequent”: cont. bird. Caleb and Colby saw, Colby
prob got photos on his checklist (we met up here, he had already been
birding)"

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 10:59 by Hendrik Herlyn
- Philomath Sewage Ponds (restricted access), Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3461237&<ll...>,-123.3461237
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75709077
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Female continuing on C pond. Photos."

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:57 by Abigail Harris
- Henry Hagg Lake Park (Scoggins Valley Park), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2135582&<ll...>,-123.2135582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75720497
- Comments: "Continuing. Seen at the southeast end of the lake by the dam
looking from Elks Recreation Area. Got great looks through the scope!"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:57 by Josh Woolley
- Henry Hagg Lake Park (Scoggins Valley Park), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2135582&<ll...>,-123.2135582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75720498
- Comments: "Continuing. Seen at the southeast end of the lake by the dam
looking from Elks Recreation Area. Got great looks through the scope!"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 08:25 by Rick Bennett
- Henry Hagg Lake Park (Scoggins Valley Park), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2135582&<ll...>,-123.2135582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75724759
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing female between Elks Rec area and Dam Overlook"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Oct 30, 2020 11:06 by virginia rayburn
- Henry Hagg Lake Park (Scoggins Valley Park), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2135582&<ll...>,-123.2135582
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726642
- Comments: "Continuing bird, still swimming with surf scoters"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 08:11 by Ginger kafel
- Henry Hagg Lake Park--Elks Recreation Area, Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2057476&<ll...>,-123.2057476
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75715320
- Comments: "Large light color duck with darker patch on cheek. Seen from
elks area across lake. No glare, good light."

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 08:39 by Mat Millenbach
- Henry Hagg Lake--Dam Overlook, Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2002457&<ll...>,-123.2002457
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75698028
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Swimming with a scoter and a scaup in the middle of the lake."

Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 13:40 by Jack Maynard
- Hood River mouth, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.5063858&<ll...>,-121.5063858
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75713182
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Seen and photographed with a female common merganser at Hood
river mouth. Distinctive double crest, thinner longer bill, less white on
chin than COME. Pics."

Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 13:40 by Kelli Van Norman
- Hood River mouth, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.5063858&<ll...>,-121.5063858
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75713183
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Seen and photographed with a female common merganser at Hood
river mouth. Distinctive double crest, thinner longer bill, less white on
chin than COME. Pics."

Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 13:40 by Patty Newland
- Hood River mouth, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.5063858&<ll...>,-121.5063858
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75713185
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Seen and photographed with a female common merganser at Hood
river mouth. Distinctive double crest, thinner longer bill, less white on
chin than COME. Pics."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 31, 2020 09:44 by William Tice
- 42800 North Santiam Highway, Detroit, Oregon, US (44.712, -122.192),
Marion, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.192439&<ll...>,-122.192439
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75723689
- Comments: "Adult nonbreeding, largish grebe; larger than Horned or Eared
but not as long necked as Western. The bill was pale and reflected some
yellow at times shorter than Western/Clarkes Grebe but noticeably larger
than a nearby Horned. Dark gray overall appearance but with smudgy lighter
gray neck and flanks."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:43 by Ken Chamberlain
- Hood River--The Hook, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.525898&<ll...>,-121.525898
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75701377
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "North in Columbia river, distant. Associating with horned and
western grebes loosely for comparison. Poor photos. Recent reports of this
species in area."

Anna's Hummingbird (Calypte anna) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:16 by Van McClelland
- Deschutes River SP, Sherman, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.9078884&<ll...>,-120.9078884
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75718314
- Comments: "Heard by two birders who get Anna's at home. The typical buzzy
chatter."

Sandhill Crane (tabida/rowani) (Antigone canadensis tabida/rowani) (2)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 02:14 by Rich Hoyer
- Cottonwood Creek, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.6171961&<ll...>,-118.6171961
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75719222
- Comments: "Deep, bugling voice of larger, locally breeding ssp. 1 ad and
whistling imm. flying over at 2:14 a.m. towards the west. Quite likely two
adults and possibly more than one imm but heard only one of each."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (3)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:46 by Bobby O
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75725632
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Three individuals seen simultaneously. Pictures"

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:51 by Bruce Pratt
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75706230
- Comments: "Continuing. With group of godwits and whimbrels. Larger than
the whimbrels and the godwits. Barring on sides and back."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:51 by Andrew Pratt
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75706231
- Comments: "Continuing. With group of godwits and whimbrels. Larger than
the whimbrels and the godwits. Barring on sides and back."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:51 by Eric Pratt
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75706234
- Comments: "Continuing. With group of godwits and whimbrels. Larger than
the whimbrels and the godwits. Barring on sides and back."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:48 by Heather Fulton-Bennett
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75725591
- Comments: "Photos. Continuing bird"

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:35 by Mike Unger
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75702486
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Large bird with a huge down curved bill. Larger and a longer
bill than nearby Whimbrel. Also medial head stripe."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:35 by Tim Johnson
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75720480
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Large bird with a huge down curved bill. Larger and a longer
bill than nearby Whimbrel. Also medial head stripe."

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 28, 2020 13:10 by Heather Fulton-Bennett
- Mark Hatfield Marine Science Center and Estuary Trail, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0434766&<ll...>,-124.0434766
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75705011
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Among the whimbrels, but longer bill and lack of striping on
head"

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:28 by Jack Maynard
- Lone Pine Island viewpoint (restricted access), Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.139799&<ll...>,-121.139799
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75698467
- Comments: "Continuing Gull, much darker mantle than nearby California
Gulls, very red gape dot, yellow legs."

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:28 by Kelli Van Norman
- Lone Pine Island viewpoint (restricted access), Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.139799&<ll...>,-121.139799
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75698468
- Comments: "Continuing Gull, much darker mantle than nearby California
Gulls, very red gape dot, yellow legs."

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:28 by Patty Newland
- Lone Pine Island viewpoint (restricted access), Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.139799&<ll...>,-121.139799
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726377
- Comments: "Continuing Gull, much darker mantle than nearby California
Gulls, very red gape dot, yellow legs."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 15:10 by Stefan Schlick
- Lone Pine Island viewpoint (restricted access), Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.139799&<ll...>,-121.139799
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75715563
- Comments: "Pix. Continuing bird"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 16:18 by Christopher Hinkle
- McNary Dam--Nature Trail, Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-119.3115234&<ll...>,-119.3115234
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726218
- Comments: "Medium sized loon with PALO proportions and sharp contrast and
straight edge between dark nape/white throat. Poor pics showing the
neck/head pattern."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:30 by Kara Jakse
- Suttle Lake, Jefferson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.7367554&<ll...>,-121.7367554
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75711597
- Comments: "Head is less chunky than COLO, slim bill, grey neck and
overall grayish appearance."

Common Loon (Gavia immer) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:53 by Debbie Teal
- Bully Creek Reservoir, Malheur, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.4175835&<ll...>,-117.4175835
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75704253
- Comments: "Immature"

Common Loon (Gavia immer) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:53 by Tim Teal
- Bully Creek Reservoir, Malheur, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.4175835&<ll...>,-117.4175835
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75704255
- Comments: "Immature"

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:15 by Stefan Schlick
- John Day Dam--Spillway Area, Sherman, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.6945992&<ll...>,-120.6945992
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75712403
- Comments: "Just one bird"

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:24 by Tanner Martin
- Rogue Lea Estates ponds, Josephine, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3599854&<ll...>,-123.3599854
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75696694
- Comments: "Seen well circling ponds."

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:24 by Will Wright
- Harmony Rd, Halsey US-OR 44.41190, -123.17741, Linn, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.177412&<ll...>,-123.177412
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75707140
- Comments: "White belly, white head, white tail and white in wing. Distant
look with scope."

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:24 by Kim Nelson
- Harmony Rd, Halsey US-OR 44.41190, -123.17741, Linn, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.177412&<ll...>,-123.177412
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75707138
- Comments: "White belly, white head, white tail and white in wing. Distant
look with scope."

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2020 15:33 by Maureen Leong-Kee
- Polk—Livermore Rd (45.0141,-123.2490) FEHA in dry grass field, Polk,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.24905&<ll...>,-123.24905
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75721970
- Media: 10 Photos
- Comments: "(Rare): “infrequent”: photos! — new county bird for ALL of us,
new bird for Caleb! — “Willed into existence” found by Courtney. — “Does
this mean you love me forever?” — yes! — such a beautiful bird! — “Well for
us, that’s just as good as a ROPI.” — haha. Both, new county birds for N&M.
—“Highlight of the day, tied with ROPI.” — “Is that a new western Oregon
bird for you?” — “Yes!” for Courtney and Caleb, our first west of cascades.
— “our Linn. co bird (this past Wed.) was ours.” —— today’s found sitting
in lighter green slightly taller “dry grass” field out east of road, to
north of white-roofed old building, and then we got to see it fly too. —
“who knew there were hawk irruptions?” — “that’s amazing” — 5 Ferruginous
in Linn co. this week! — this here today on Livermore will be 5th accepted
ebird record for Polk co. ! “As rare as a Sabine’s gull! for Polk co.” —
“This is one of two fall records, the other was Sept. 4th.” — 3:59p it
flies into field to south. — “That is a killer bird. It’s not every day you
see an irruption happening in another county and you go out in your county
and find one. Wild.” —"

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 13:15 by Caleb Centanni
- Smith Rd (44.41172, -123.17742) FEHA in vole-icious dry field, Linn,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.177421&<ll...>,-123.177421
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75712406
- Comments: "Seen well in field to west of Rd. Colby has photos. Thanks to
Steve Jaggers for pointing it out when we pulled up. Large but
slender-looking buteo with white head divided by darkish eyeline in center,
white throughout underside with no belly band, and reddish-orange back
color. Wing coverts almost totally white on underside, primary bases
showing white on upperside. Fun to bird (albeit briefly) with Colby, and
see some beautiful hawks on the Linn grasslands."

American Three-toed Woodpecker (Picoides dorsalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:17 by Boyd Turner
- Whispering Pine Campground, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.6909258&<ll...>,-121.6909258
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75717006
- Comments: "Barred back two white stripes on side of head. Heavily barred
flanks snd across belly. No clear white on back like hawo/dowo. No red or
yellow on head. White black barring on back excludes bbwo."

Downy Woodpecker (Rocky Mts.) (Dryobates pubescens leucurus/glacialis) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2020 11:48 by Christopher Hinkle
- Copperfield (town), Baker, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-116.8580927&<ll...>,-116.8580927
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726089
- Comments: "Expected here."

Downy Woodpecker (Rocky Mts.) (Dryobates pubescens leucurus/glacialis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:26 by Christopher Hinkle
- Farewell Bend SP, Baker, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.2263527&<ll...>,-117.2263527
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75725921
- Comments: "Pics. Expected here."

Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus auratus/luteus) (1)
CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:55 by Rich Hoyer
- Fields Oasis, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.6732864&<ll...>,-118.6732864
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75719325
- Comments: "Bright yellow shafts, gray cap"

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:32 by Rebecca Hartman
- 201 6th Street, La Grande, Oregon, US (45.313, -118.094), Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0941328&<ll...>,-118.0941328
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75713108
- Comments: "Blue Jay flew into back yard! Heard its distinctive call
first. Then Lilli spotted. Went from spruce to the plums and apples on
north side, then flew across 6th to a fir on Gekeler. Super cool yard
bird!! That's two rare ish Corvids in the yard today ."

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (2)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 06:42 by Cathy Nowak
- Home, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.8603494&<ll...>,-117.8603494
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75685460
- Comments: "Blue jays continuing. Very camera shy but crummy photos
obtained (not included here)."

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (1)
- Reported Oct 30, 2020 14:15 by Cathy Nowak
- Home, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.8603494&<ll...>,-117.8603494
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75683622
- Comments: "Blue jay continuing to visit feeder. Often heard in trees near
the creek."

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (2)
- Reported Oct 31, 2020 07:37 by Christopher Hinkle
- Richland--town, Baker, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.1699852&<ll...>,-117.1699852
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726118
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "Heard two calling at 2nd and Walnut. Very vocal. Later got
brief but good looks at one of the birds. Good recording attached. Also
heard starlings imitating BLJA."

California Scrub-Jay (Aphelocoma californica) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:10 by Rebecca Hartman
- 201 6th Street, La Grande, Oregon, US (45.313, -118.094), Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0941328&<ll...>,-118.0941328
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75712069
- Comments: "Still present. Was in apple and maple at top of drive. Flew
south to same location as this morning. Most likely same bird."

California Scrub-Jay (Aphelocoma californica) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:52 by Rebecca Hartman
- 201 6th Street, La Grande, Oregon, US (45.313, -118.094), Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0941328&<ll...>,-118.0941328
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75696991
- Comments: "Just had a flyover calling. It went south into the grove of
mature deciduous trees on the west edge of Brownstone property on B ave."

Clark's Nutcracker (Nucifraga columbiana) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 16:50 by John Alexander
- National Forest Development Road 20, Ashland, Oregon, US (42.079,
-122.726), Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.7260195&<ll...>,-122.7260195
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75722274
- Comments: "Video ...171050.mpg -- vocalization, black wings, white outer
tail & wing patches in flight"

Sage Thrasher (Oreoscoptes montanus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:00 by Central Oregon Historical Records
- Hatfield Lake, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.198554&<ll...>,-121.198554
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75725327
- Comments: "Observer - Peter Low"

Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 12:00 by Rich Hoyer
- Hwy. 205 (Catlow Valley Rd.)--Roaring Springs Ranch pulloff, Harney,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.9861518&<ll...>,-118.9861518
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75719356
- Comments: "On the slope with the main spring by the lone willow on the
highway."

Western Bluebird (Sialia mexicana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:04 by Rich Hoyer
- Steens Mountain--East Rim, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.5646731&<ll...>,-118.5646731
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75719391
- Comments: "Brown breast, darker blue, call note different than Mountain.
Obviously a migrant"

Mountain Bluebird (Sialia currucoides) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:00 by Bruce Dugger
- Siuslaw National Forest, Philomath US-OR 44.51047, -123.55104, Benton,
Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.551036&<ll...>,-123.551036
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75698271
- Comments: "Adult female. All dark bill, pale eye ring, grey breast, belly
and flanks. Blue wings and tail."

Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:07 by Kim Nelson
- 1865 SW Roth St, Corvallis US-OR 44.54695, -123.28339, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.283387&<ll...>,-123.283387
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75711910
- Comments: "No rufous on rump or tail. Heard doing “whit” yesterday. At
bird bath 15’ from us. Reached for camera and it flew."

Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:07 by Will Wright
- 1865 SW Roth St, Corvallis US-OR 44.54695, -123.28339, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.283387&<ll...>,-123.283387
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75711909
- Comments: "No rufous on rump or tail. Heard doing “whit” yesterday. At
bird bath 15’ from us"

Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch (Leucosticte tephrocotis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 by Central Oregon Historical Records
- Pilot Butte, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.2757201&<ll...>,-121.2757201
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75725648
- Comments: "At around 10 a.m. this morning I saw one GRAY-CROWNED ROSY
FINCH on Pilot Butte. It was feeding beside the road just above where the
paved foot path joins the road. I watched it fly across Greenwood Ave. It
may have been circling back towards the Butte when I lost sight of the bird.
Observer - Howard Horvath"

Purple Finch (Haemorhous purpureus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 10:00 by Charles Gates
- Home, Crook, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.032291&<ll...>,-121.032291
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75723790
- Media: 6 Photos

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (4)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 15:47 by Isaac Denzer
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.5505647&<ll...>,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75721377
- Comments: "When I first hiked up to the summit I saw the three continuing
SNBU continually circling, calling, and occasionally landing. Later, just
before I left, I saw the group circle the summit one last time and noted
they had been joined by a fourth bird. Continuing flock, but as far as I
know the fourth bird is new."

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 07:19 by Eric Pratt
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.5505647&<ll...>,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75703698
- Comments: "Near the summit. Got great photos and they were not skittish.
Due to temp. inversion it was 60s up there. Nice! Continuing birds."

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 07:19 by Andrew Pratt
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.5505647&<ll...>,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75703697
- Comments: "Near the summit. Got great photos and they were not skittish.
Due to temp. inversion it was 60s up there. Nice! Continuing birds."

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 07:19 by Bruce Pratt
- Marys Peak, Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.5505647&<ll...>,-123.5505647
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75703696
- Comments: "Near the summit. Got great photos and they were not skittish.
Due to temp. inversion it was 60s up there. Nice! Continuing birds."

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 11:25 by Elizabeth Laver-Holencik
- Yaquina Bay SP, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.063282&<ll...>,-124.063282
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75715576
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing birds with photos."

Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 10:50 by Roger Robb
- Yaquina River--North Shore, Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.0640116&<ll...>,-124.0640116
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75717861
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Feeding near gate at start on north jetty"

Fox Sparrow (Sooty) (Passerella iliaca [unalaschcensis Group]) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 09:55 by Rich Hoyer
- Fields Oasis, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.6732864&<ll...>,-118.6732864
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75719325
- Comments: "Chocolate overall, yellow maxilla, “chup” call. Probably by
far the most expected ssp. this time of year"

Dark-eyed Junco (cismontanus) (Junco hyemalis cismontanus) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 08:26 by Rachael Friese
- Rest Haven, Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.0928709&<ll...>,-123.0928709
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75711038
- Comments: "Dark gray flanks, chestnut mantle, bib similar to Oregon
Junco."

Dark-eyed Junco (cismontanus) (Junco hyemalis cismontanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 14:04 by Rich Hoyer
- Steens Mountain--East Rim, Harney, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.5646731&<ll...>,-118.5646731
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75719391
- Comments: "Intermediate between Oregon and Slate-colored"

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) (1)
- Reported Oct 31, 2020 08:54 by Christopher Hinkle
- Hewitt Park, Baker, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-117.126859&<ll...>,-117.126859
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726000
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "Strong sharp metallic chip note. See recording--calls at 6-7
second mark. Only the second eBird record for Baker?? This part of Oregon
must be majorly under-birded, despite all the awesome potential."

Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 07:44 by Edward Pullen
- Koberg Beach State Recreation Site, Hood River, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.4757207&<ll...>,-121.4757207
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75689836
- Comments: "On grass by river. Small overall light sparrow. Small bill for
sparrow. Streaked. Yellow lore."

Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 16:18 by Christopher Hinkle
- McNary Dam--Nature Trail, Umatilla, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-119.3115234&<ll...>,-119.3115234
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75726218
- Comments: "Calling from cattails at dusk with a chorus of Song Sparrows.
Persistent sweet chip note. East end of "Rookery Pond.""

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