27 aug 11 — sauvie island columbia county

Sauvie Island (Columbia Co.), Columbia, US-OR
Aug 27, 2011 8:15 AM – 10:00 AM
Protocol: Traveling
5.0 mile(s)
Comments:     Walked out to Racetrack Marsh, drove down Rentenaar Rd, up over the dike and out to the end of the road.
42 species (+1 other taxa)

Wood Duck  12
Mallard  15
Northern Pintail  2
Green-winged Teal  50
Great Blue Heron  15
Great Egret  1
Green Heron  1     Flushed from the canal along Rentenaar below the Osprey platform.
Turkey Vulture  1
Osprey  5
Bald Eagle  1
Red-tailed Hawk  1
Peregrine Falcon  1     Chasing the peeps and GWTE at Racetrack.
Killdeer  15
Greater Yellowlegs  6
Western Sandpiper  X     Many small mixed WESA-LESA flocks flying around.  The PEFA kept them moving.  No way to get an accurate count.
Least Sandpiper  X
Long-billed Dowitcher  4
gull sp.  1     Far out over Sturgeon Lk
Eurasian Collared-Dove  3
Mourning Dove  6
Downy Woodpecker  1
Northern Flicker  1
Western Wood-Pewee  6
Willow Flycatcher  1
Western Scrub-Jay  12
American Crow  10
Common Raven  2
Tree Swallow  X
Barn Swallow  X     One nest at the viewing platform with three chicks still in the nest.
Black-capped Chickadee  4
White-breasted Nuthatch  4
Swainson’s Thrush  1
American Robin  5
European Starling  X
Cedar Waxwing  50
Orange-crowned Warbler  1
Common Yellowthroat  8
Wilson’s Warbler  1
Song Sparrow  3
Red-winged Blackbird  2
House Finch  10
American Goldfinch  6
House Sparrow  25

This report was generated automatically by eBird v2 (http://ebird.org)

Western Tiger Swallowtail
Woodland Skipper
Cabbage White

Shadow Darner
Western Forktail
Pacific Forktail
Tule Bluet