hotline: Portland, Oregon, Audubon RBA (weekly) date: March 30, 1995 number: (503) 292-0661 to report: Harry Nehls (503) 233-3976 compiler: Harry Nehls coverage: entire state, concentrating on NW Oregon Internet contact and transcriber: Greg Gillson guide at teleport.com (503) 324-0508
Hello, this is Portland Audubon's Rare Bird Alert. This recording was made Thursday, March 30th. If you have anything to add, call Harry Nehls at 233-3976.
A 2nd year ICELAND GULL was reported from the pellet plant on Sauvie Island MAR 26.
That day [MAR 26] a YELLOW-BILLED LOON was at the South Jetty of the Columbia River.
One or more CLARK'S GREBES were on Hagg Lake, in Scoggins Valley Park, near Forest Grove [MAR 26].
A [NORTHERN] MOCKINGBIRD has been along Main Street in Sisters since MAR 20. It has been regularly seen between Oak and Pine Streets on Main Street, just 1 block north of the Highway through town.
A [COMMON] YELLOWTHROAT was at Corvallis MAR 24. A [NORTHERN] ROUGH- WINGED SWALLOW was at Canby; and a CLIFF SWALLOW was at Cascade Locks MAR 25.
A SAY'S PHOEBE was at Powell Butte Park, in Gresham, MAR 18.
ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLERS were heard in several places during the week. Good sized flocks of PINE SISKINS and YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLERS are now appearing in western Oregon.
Tuesday, APR 4, is Birder's Night at Portland Audubon. Meet in Audubon House at 7:30 PM for the latest birding news.