Date: 11/6/20 4:38 am
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [eBird Alert] Oregon Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

Greater Scaup (1 Union)
White-winged Scoter (1 Benton, 1 Columbia)
Long-tailed Duck (1 Washington)
Ruffed Grouse (1 Deschutes)
Burrowing Owl (3 Jackson)
Blue Jay (1 Union)
Townsend's Solitaire (1 Clatsop)
Red Crossbill (Douglas-fir or type 4) (1 Polk)
Western Tanager (1 Lane)

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Greater Scaup (Aythya marila) (2)
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 09:00 by Dave Trochlell
- La Grande Sewage Ponds, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0295563&<ll...>,-118.0295563
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75880175
- Comments: "Continuing. There were at least this many there."

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 09:00 by Will Wright
- 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/S75865023
- Comments: "Continuing"

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (2)
- Reported Nov 04, 2020 12:46 by Brodie Cass Talbott
- Pixie Park, Columbia, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.8061444&<ll...>,-122.8061444
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75883291
- Comments: "Males"

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 04, 2020 12:21 by Kayla McCurry
- 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/S75867105
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "spotted from dam overlook"

Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 04, 2020 09:35 by Kris Kristovich
- Upper Indian Ford Creek, Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.6216815&<ll...>,-121.6216815
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75829707

Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia) (1)
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 15:32 by Matt Cahill
- Agate Lake, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.7708006&<ll...>,-122.7708006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75879629
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "(Rare & Unreported Dot) Continuing bird found by Janet Kelly.
Photos.

Viewed without visible disturbance from the dam road. Though once it opened
its mouth wide in what looked like utter panic...only to cough up a pellet.

Medium small owl with big yellow eyes and densely spotted back and belly,
roosting on the ground.

County bird."

Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 14:07 by James Livaudais
- Agate Lake, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.7708006&<ll...>,-122.7708006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75875992
- Comments: "See photo"

Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 10:43 by Janet Kelly
- Agate Lake, Jackson, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.7708006&<ll...>,-122.7708006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75868897
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Seen crouched in the end of an old log, at the north east end
of the lake. In the area of the old floating dock. Third year now this owl
has shown up at Agate."

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (1)
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 06:47 by Kent Coe
- 45.3126, -118.0992 South La Grande, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0992&<ll...>,-118.0992
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75856603
- Comments: "Continuing neighborhood bird."

Townsend's Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi) (1)
- Reported Nov 05, 2020 09:08 by Dave Spangenburg
- Fort Stevens SP, Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.003624&<ll...>,-124.003624
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75866364
- Comments: "Seen actively foraging around and sometimes below the
boardwalk leading out to that wildlife observation bunker on the opposite
side of the spit of the jetty overlook. Will attach a photo"

Red Crossbill (Douglas-fir or type 4) (Loxia curvirostra (type 4)) (1)
- Reported Nov 01, 2020 07:07 by Caleb Centanni
- Open Area with Mixed Conifers--Upper Fishback Road, Polk, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.2962024&<ll...>,-123.2962024
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75692818
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "Type 4, faintly visible on sonogram, but diagnostic shape
visible in Raven Pro Analysis. I was sure it was a Type 4 in the field,
distinctive, bouncy quality. Let me know if not audible/visible and I can
provide photo of sonogram."

Western Tanager (Piranga ludoviciana) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 04, 2020 08:05 by Ramiro Aragon
- 97402, Eugene US-OR 44.09777, -123.26588, Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.265875&<ll...>,-123.265875
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S75829256
- Comments: "1 bright male calling, at some point I was able to hear two
different individuals calling at the same time."

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