Date: 4/6/21 8:06 pm
From: David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Fwd: Tillamook LESSER NIGHTHAWK
Seen again at sunset flying around feeding same place--Goose Pt. (Via
Clatsop-Tillamook Birders WhatsApp). I am folding laundry...but what a
great bird!

On Tue, Apr 6, 2021, 15:06 Russ Namitz <namitzr...> wrote:

> Annika Andersson just found and photographed a putative LESSER NIGHTHAWK
> (being discussed on the Clatsop-Tillamook WhatsApp) at Goose Point on the
> east edge of Tillamook Bay. She is still working in the field, but gave me
> permission to post on her behalf.
> Access is via Clam St, just south of Bay City (45.511341, -123.886745)
> Bird was initially seen as it flushed from the ground and then seen along
> driftwood logs east (south) of Goose Point on the beach around here
> (45.508771, -123.887893).
> A strategy for viewing the Lesser Nighthawk in Arcata, CA last week was to
> come out at sunset and wait for the bird to starting hunting and flying
> around. That bird was present for at least 5 days...the first verified
> Humboldt County record btw.
> Cheers,
> Russ Namitz

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