[Tweeters] RBA: Portland, OR 3-10-16

Harry Nehls hnehls6 at comcast.net
Wed Mar 9 23:56:28 PST 2016

* Oregon
* Portland
* March 10, 2016
* ORPO1603.10

- birds mentioned

Surf Scoter
Western Grebe
Pacific Golden-Plover
Prairie Falcon
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
Mountain Chickadee
Western Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
American Robin
Northern Mockingbird
Bohemian Waxwing
Bullock¹s Oriole

- transcript

hotline: Portland Oregon Audubon RBA (weekly)
number: 503-292-6855
To report: Harry Nehls 503-233-2976 <hnehls6 at comcast.net>
compiler: Harry Nehls
coverage: entire state

Hello, this is the Audubon Society of Portland Rare Bird Report. This report
was made Thursday March 10. If you have anything to add call Harry Nehls at

A BLUE JAY was photographed March 6 at a Eugene feeder. The South Beach St.
Pk. MOUNTAIN PLOVER, the Hatfield Science Center BULLOCK¹S ORIOLE, and the
Benton County PACIFIC GOLDEN-PLOVER continue to be seen.

MOUNTAIN CHICKADEES continue to be seen in the Willamette Valley. Early
CHIPPING SPARROWS are now being reported. On March 8 a migration of several
thousand ROBINS were in Toledo east of Newport.

On March 8 a MOCKINGBIRD was seen in Rainier. The Sauvie Island MOCKINGBIRD
continues to be seen. A SURF SCOTER was seen March 7 on Bybee Lake in North
Portland. During the week up to four WESTERN BLUEBIRDS and one MOUNTAIN
BLUEBIRD were at Powell Butte Park in Gresham.

On March 2 a BARN SWALLOW was at the Philomath Sewage Ponds. Two WESTERN
GREBES were there March 5. A PRAIRIE FALCON was seen March 6 at Camas Swale
near Creswell. On March 8 among a large swallow flock at Fords Pond near

On March 4 an early BANK SWALLOW was at Ladd Marsh near LaGrande. A lone
BOHEMIAN WAXWING was among a large waxwing flock at the Burns Cemetery.

That¹s it for this week.

- end transcript

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