Subject: Portland, OR, RBA: 30MAR95
Date: Apr 6 23:03:41 1995
From: Greg Gillson - guide at teleport.com


- RBA
* Oregon
* Portland
* March 30, 1995
* ORPO9503.30

- Birds mentioned

YELLOW-BILLED LOON
Clark's Grebe
ICELAND GULL
Say's Phoebe
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Northern Mockingbird
Orange-crowned Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Pine Siskin

-Transcript

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.

That's it for this week.

- End transcript