Date: 11/14/20 5:51 am
From: Teresa Hertzel <teresa.hertzel...>
Subject: [obol] Fwd: [eBird Alert] Oregon Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

Wood Duck (1 Hood River)
White-winged Scoter (1 Columbia)
Red-breasted Merganser (1 Wasco)
Red-necked Grebe (1 Clackamas, 1 Hood River, 2 Wasco)
Lesser Yellowlegs (1 Hood River)
Pacific Loon (1 Columbia, 1 Sherman, 1 Wasco)
American White Pelican (1 Deschutes, 2 Wasco)
Turkey Vulture (1 Lincoln)
Osprey (2 Douglas)
Ferruginous Hawk (4 Benton, 1 Linn)
Say's Phoebe (1 Washington)
Blue Jay (2 Union)
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch (1 Deschutes)
Red Crossbill (Douglas-fir or type 4) (1 Lane)
Clay-colored Sparrow (3 Clatsop)
Fox Sparrow (Slate-colored) (1 Union)
Golden-crowned Sparrow (1 Union)
White-throated Sparrow (3 Union)

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Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:50 by Richard Hayes
- 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/S76200393
- Comments: "Beautiful male wood duck who flew as I raised my camera. Near
the shore with mallards and widgeon"

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 15:44 by Philip Kline
- 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/S76213297
- Comments: "Continuing."

Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 08:29 by Russ Namitz
- 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/S76195618
- Comments: "Smaller than COME with shaggy crest, reddish neck/throat that
diffused into lighter breast and lacking white throat contrast."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 14:48 by Joseph Blowers
- Canby Quarry Lake (private), Clackamas, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.703286&<ll...>,-122.703286
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76212208
- Comments: "Larger grebe with a longer neck than nearby Pied-billed Grebe.
Long, stout yellowish bill. Gray cheek contrasted with dark top of head.
Reddish tint on sides of neck."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 10:30 by Carol Edwards
- 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/S76206170
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing in the marina"

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:44 by Russ Namitz
- Hwy 206 overlook—Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, The Dalles
US-OR 45.63356, -120.91761, Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.917613&<ll...>,-120.917613
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76201171
- Comments: "Smaller and darker than nearby WEGR with shorter neck and
bill."

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (2)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 08:51 by Richard Hayes
- Mayer SP, Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.286896&<ll...>,-121.286896
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76158746
- Media: 2 Photos

Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:50 by Richard Hayes
- 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/S76200393
- Comments: "Good view of shore bird. Very yellow long legs. Made flight
call "tu-tu" as flying away"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (3)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 11:40 by Russ Namitz
- Deschutes River bridge—Biggs Rufus Hwy, Wasco US-OR (45.6342,-120.9121),
Sherman, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.912108&<ll...>,-120.912108
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76201842
- Comments: "Clean neck, round head and 2 had necklace. Birds actively
feeding upriver from previous location in Wasco..."

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:44 by Russ Namitz
- Hwy 206 overlook—Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, The Dalles
US-OR 45.63356, -120.91761, Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.917613&<ll...>,-120.917613
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76201171
- Comments: "Photo. Clean neckline, rounded head, neck strap on two"

Pacific Loon (Gavia pacifica) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 15:44 by Philip Kline
- 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/S76213297
- Comments: "4 loons together in a group. Pacifics noticeably smaller with
shorter bills and straight line between upper and underparts on head and
neck."

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:17 by Russ Namitz
- Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, The Dalles US-OR 45.64716,
-121.03707, Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.037075&<ll...>,-121.037075
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76195741
- Comments: "Large white birds roosting on rocks in river. Unmistakable"

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 09, 2020 10:00 by Central Oregon Historical Records
- Dickey Rd., Deschutes, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-121.2234679&<ll...>,-121.2234679
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76197793
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Observers - Louise and Jerry Pascoe "A White Pelican landed in
a nearby field with a flock of Canada Geese this morning. It soon flew off
when it discovered there was nothing to eat.""

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) (4) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:44 by Russ Namitz
- Hwy 206 overlook—Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, The Dalles
US-OR 45.63356, -120.91761, Wasco, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-120.917613&<ll...>,-120.917613
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76201171
- Comments: "Large white pelicans on sand bar in river"

Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 13:36 by Nancy Thomas
- Sandpiper Village (beach), Lincoln, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.082438&<ll...>,-124.082438
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76216241
- Comments: "Flying low Black with red naked head and white underside of
wings. Being chased by crow."

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) (1)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 11:45 by Larry Geiger
- Lake Marie, Douglas, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.1959906&<ll...>,-124.1959906
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76197801
- Comments: "Heard first, then watched repeated attempts to catch small
fish in the lake. Did not realize that this species was unusual for this
location, could have taken a photo."

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) (1)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 11:45 by Judy Geiger
- Lake Marie, Douglas, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-124.1959906&<ll...>,-124.1959906
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76199212
- Comments: "Heard first, then watched repeated attempts to catch small
fish in the lake. Did not realize that this species was unusual for this
location, could have taken a photo."

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 15:51 by Anne Heyerly
- Potter Rd., Linn, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.164514&<ll...>,-123.164514
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76217655
- Comments: "Ongoing"

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 15:40 by Kaplan Yalcin
- SW Airport Ave., Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3123064&<ll...>,-123.3123064
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76215355
- Comments: "continuing bird discovered and photographed by Nancy Stotz
about a week ago. Large buteo with white breast and throat, feathered legs.
Perched on fence post and on the ground in back of field at 90 degree
corner. ."

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 15:21 by Bruce Pratt
- SW Airport Ave., Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3123064&<ll...>,-123.3123064
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76213602
- Comments: "Continuing. By irrigation lines at the back of the plowed
field S of 90 degree corner. Continuing. Photos"

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 15:21 by Eric Pratt
- SW Airport Ave., Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3123064&<ll...>,-123.3123064
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76213600
- Comments: "Continuing. By irrigation lines at the back of the plowed
field S of 90 degree corner. Continuing. Photos"

Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 15:21 by Andrew Pratt
- SW Airport Ave., Benton, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.3123064&<ll...>,-123.3123064
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76213601
- Comments: "Continuing. By irrigation lines at the back of the plowed
field S of 90 degree corner. Continuing. Photos"

Say's Phoebe (Sayornis saya) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 12:38 by Karen Freiheit
- 15600 Southwest Pleasant Valley Road, Beaverton, Oregon, US (45.406,
-122.881), Washington, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-122.8813961&<ll...>,-122.8813961
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76205554
- Comments: "Clearly seen fly catching from posts by pond."

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 11:22 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/S76200949
- Comments: "Continuing"

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 10:40 by Dave Trochlell
- Route from home to EOU, the cemetery and back, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0732632&<ll...>,-118.0732632
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76210074
- Comments: "Continuing. Today when I walked up to the two oak trees south
of Ackerman Hall, I saw the two Blue Jays and a Steller's Jay foraging
together on the ground for acorns."

Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch (Leucosticte tephrocotis) (1)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 11:00 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/S76195372
- Comments: "Observer - Denise Fainberg "A flock of eight Gray-crowned
Rosy-finches was feeding on the ground just below the top of Pilot Butte
along the Nature Trail at 11 o'clock this morning. Nice reward for a cold,
windy hike.""

Red Crossbill (Douglas-fir or type 4) (Loxia curvirostra (type 4)) (1)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 07:17 by Rich Hoyer
- Calliope Corner, Lane, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.1374&<ll...>,-123.1374
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76190045
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "Single bird flying S"

Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 13:23 by Molly Sultany
- Elvin Goodman Park, Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.9232278&<ll...>,-123.9232278
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76213416
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing bird. Petite sparrow noticeably smaller than nearby
white-crowned sparrows, pale, tan and grey bird with pale grey collar and
contrasting face pattern."

Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida) (1)
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 09:25 by J. Micheal Patterson
- Elvin Goodman Park, Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.9232278&<ll...>,-123.9232278
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76203916
- Media: 1 Photo

Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida) (1)
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 12:25 by J. Micheal Patterson
- Elvin Goodman Park, Clatsop, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-123.9232278&<ll...>,-123.9232278
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76192390
- Comments: "Continuing bird first found by Steve Warner on 11/9. First
picked it up in the vacant lot just south, across the street from the
park. Later saw it in hawthorn tree behind the park. Steve's photos at
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/64552579"

Fox Sparrow (Slate-colored) (Passerella iliaca [schistacea Group]) (1)
CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 09:00 by Michael Daugherty
- MDaugherty Homestead, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.1031037&<ll...>,-118.1031037
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76198813
- Comments: "recurring bird"

Golden-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia atricapilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 09:00 by Michael Daugherty
- MDaugherty Homestead, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.1031037&<ll...>,-118.1031037
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76198813
- Comments: "recurring bird"

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 11:20 by Arlene Blumton
- Clements/Blumton Residence, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0976522&<ll...>,-118.0976522
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76205263
- Comments: "continuing"

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 13, 2020 11:20 by Steve Clements
- Clements/Blumton Residence, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.0976522&<ll...>,-118.0976522
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76205321
- Comments: "continuing"

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 12, 2020 09:00 by Michael Daugherty
- MDaugherty Homestead, Union, Oregon
- Map:
http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&<q...>,-118.1031037&<ll...>,-118.1031037
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S76198813
- Comments: "recurring bird"

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