[birding] Caspian Tern, Benton Co
woodpecker97330 at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 28 11:52:38 PDT 2006
I was there at soon after 10 and the bird was not. Just passing
--- "Fontaine, Joe" <Joe.Fontaine at oregonstate.edu> wrote:
> Hi All,
> As of 0940 there was an adult CASPIAN TERN at the Knoll Terrace
> Sewage Ponds (directions below). The bird was doing laps around
> the back pond for the 10 minutes I was there.
> Also, I checked out EE Wilson for a bit this morning. No Purple
> Martins anywhere but here are a couple of birds I saw:
> GREEN HERON 1
> WILLOW FLYCATCHER 1
> COOPER'S HAWK 1 imm
> No shorebirds anywhere. If anyone has some insight into potential
> shorebird habitat in the country, I'd be interested in knowing
> about it. The usual spots (Finley, Philomath STP, EE Wilson,
> Monroe STP, Knoll Terrace STP) are all pretty lame right now.
> Cabell Marsh looks like it might be good in another few weeks but
> that's about it so far as I know.
> Elliot Circle is north of town off of 99W. Head N out of town on
> 99W, turn right onto Elliot Circle by the Mary's River Lumber Co.
> Follow Elliot Circle around until you see the Knoll Terrace mobile
> home park. Turn right into it and wind your way to the back (over
> copious speed bumps). The sewage ponds are behind a gate but you
> can see everything you need to from the gate.
> Good Birding,
> Joe Fontaine
> Dept of Fisheries & Wildlife
> 105 Nash Hall
> Oregon State University
> Corvallis, OR 97331
> joe.fontaine at oregonstate.edu
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