Westport Seabirds Pelagic Today

Ken and I headed for the coast yesterday and after traffic and detour delays arrived at the Hoquiam Sewer Ponds about 5:45 PM There we sorted through a moderate number of peeps without finding a Baird’s sandpiper but did find 3 adult Pectoral sandpipers. This was a FOY WA bird for me. From there we Read More…

Coast Trip Sunday

Ken, Ryan and I had plans to lead an ABC trip to the coast this weekend, but the only date we could get together on was one I couldn’t go on Saturday, so Ken and Ryan led the group down to Ocean Shores on Saturday, and Kay and I joined on Sunday. We met Chazz Read More…

Day at the WA Coast

Today I met Bill Tweit and Ken Brown and headed to Westport on a double agenda trip. The primary reason for the trip was so that I could meet with Bill and Phil Anderson of Westport Seabirds to discuss how they might make some improvements to their site. The secondary reason was to get to Read More…

Ocean Shores Rocks Migration

Yesterday Ryan Wiese and I headed to Ocean Shores and Gray’s Harbor to try for fall vagrant shorebirds and had a great day.  We high tide was 8+ feet and expected about 5 PM so we arranged our timing around being at Bottle Beach about 2:30 expecting the usual crowd of shorebirds in the last Read More…