Rare Bird Alert
Oregon rare bird sightings compiled by Harry Nehls and updated weekly.
Compiled by Harry Nehls on March 16, 2017
|Eurasian Green-winged Teal||Tufted Duck||King Eider|
|Surf Scoter||Black-legged Kittiwake||Red-throated Loon|
|Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel||Gyrfalcon||Northern Rough-winged Swallow|
|Cliff Swallow||Brown Thrasher||Northern Mockingbird|
hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
To report: Harry Nehls 503-233-3976 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
compiler: Harry Nehls
coverage: entire state
Hello, this is the Audubon Society of Portland Rare Bird Report. This report was made Thursday March 16. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls at tel:(503)-233-3976.
The Coos Bay KING EIDER, Salishan BROWN THRASHER, and the Ankeny NWR TUFTED DUCK continue to be seen. The elusive GYRFALCON near Halsey is still in the area.
Among the many migrants at Boiler Bay March 10 were 500 RED-THROATED LOONS, 300 SURF SCOTERS, and 500 KITTIWAKES. On March 12 five FORK-TAILED STORM-PETRELS were at Boiler Bay . One was at Yaquina Bay March 10. The wintering MOCKINGBIRD at Newport is still being seen.
On March 14 a CLIFF SWALLOW and a ROUGH-WINGED SWALLOW were among the swallow swarm over Force Lake at Delta Park in North Portland. A ROUGH-WINGED SWALLOW was seen that day at the Tualatin NWR. On March 9 a EURASIAN GREEN-WINGED TEAL was at the Tualatin NWR.
That’s it for this week.
To report: Harry Nehls (email@example.com), 503-233-3976.