[Tweeters] Re: Battle Ground, Clark County birding

Jim Danzenbaker jdanzenbaker at gmail.com
Sat Mar 11 18:59:07 PST 2017


All,

A few more arrivals in/from my Battle Ground, Clark County yard:

Tundra Swan - 7 flying west and fairly high (not really an arrival since
they were passing through)
Rufous Hummingbird - 1 (male - watch out Anna's!)
Evening Grosbeak - 2 flyovers

Keeping my eyes and ears skyward.

Jim


On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 12:05 PM, Jim Danzenbaker <jdanzenbaker at gmail.com>
wrote:


> All,

>

> It was quite surprising to see sunshine this morning so I took advantage

> of it and sat on my Battle Ground, Clark County back deck for a while.

> Bird highlights were many and included:

>

> Snow Goose - a single large flock of 400 flew high overhead at 8:15 going

> wsw to ene. I'm assuming that these were birds coming from Sauvie Island.

> My only other Spring sighting was a flock of 300 flying high and east on

> March 6, 2016. (FOY)

>

> Turkey Vulture - 1 (FOY)

> Cooper's Hawk - 2 (including one in slow flap flight) (FOY)

>

> California Gull - 19 (FOY) - all heading southeast. I am assuming that

> they are cutting off a corner of the Columbia by flying from he Columbia in

> the northwest part of Clark County and hooking up with the river again

> somewhere near Steigerwald in the Camas/Washougal area.

> "Olympic" style Gull - 45

> Glaucous-winged Gull - 5

>

> Violet-green Swallow - 4 (FOY)

>

> Lesser Goldfinch - 1 (FOY)

> Yellow-rumped Warbler 1 (FOY for me for Washington!!!)

> Pine Siskin - 4

>

> Keeping my eyes and ears skyward!

>

> Cheers.

>

> Jim

> --

> Jim Danzenbaker

> Battle Ground, WA

> 360-702-9395 <(360)%20702-9395>

> jdanzenbaker at gmail.com

>




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Jim Danzenbaker
Battle Ground, WA
360-702-9395
jdanzenbaker at gmail.com
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