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"Cowlitz County, Washington"
Cowlitz County:    Cowlitz County, Washington, has over 25 miles of Columbia River shoreline and includes the floodplains of the Lewis and the Cowlitz Rivers, and the Washington communities of Kelso, Longview, Kalama, and Woodland. The county also stretches east into the Cascade Range. To the west of Cowlitz County lies Wahkiakum County and south of Cowlitz County lies Clark County. Across the Columbia River from Cowlitz County lies Oregon's Columbia County.

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Birds seen, heard, or photographed in Cowlitz County ... (in alphabetical order):
  1.   Acorn Woodpecker ...
  2. American Coot ...
  3.   American Crow ...
  4.   American Goldfinch ...
  5.   American Kestrel ...
  6. American Pipit ...
  7.   American Robin ...
  8.   American Wigeon ...
  9. Anna's Hummingbird ...
  10.   Bald Eagle ...
  11. Band-tailed Pigeon ...
  12.   Bank Swallow ...
  13.   Barn Swallow ...
  14.   Belted Kingfisher ...
  15. Bewick's Wren ...
  16.   Black Phoebe ...
  17.   Black-bellied Plover ...
  18. Black-capped Chickadee ...
  19.   Black-headed Grosbeak ...
  20.   Black-legged Kittiwake ...
  21.   Blue-winged Teal ...
  22.   Bonaparte's Gull ...
  23.   Brewer's Blackbird ...
  24. Brown Creeper ... (heard)
  25.   Brown-headed Cowbird ...
  26.   Bufflehead ...
  27.   Bullock's Oriole ...
  28. Cackling Geese ...
  29.   California Gull ...
  30. California Quail ...
  31. California Scrub-Jay ...
  32.   Canada Goose ...
  33.   Caspian Tern ...
  34.   Cedar Waxwing ...
  35.   Cinnamon Teal ...
  36.   Clark's Grebe ...
  37.   Cliff Swallow ...
  38.   Common Goldeneye ...
  39.   Common Loon ...
  40.   Common Merganser ...
  41.   Common Raven ...
  42.   Common Yellowthroat ...
  43.   Cooper's Hawk ...
  44.   Dark-eyed Junco ...
  45.   Double-crested Cormorant ...
  46.   Downy Woodpecker ...
  47.   Dunlin ...
  48.   Eurasian Collared-Dove ...
  49. Eurasian Wigeon ...
  50.   European Starling ...
  51.   Franklin's Gull ...
  52.   Gadwall ...
  53.   Glaucous Gull ...
  54.   Glaucous-winged Gull ...
  55. Golden-crowned Kinglet ...
  56.   Golden-crowned Sparrow ...
  57.   Great Blue Heron ...
  58.   Great Egret ...
  59.   Great Horned Owl ...
  60.   Greater Scaup ...
  61.   Greater White-fronted Goose ...
  62.   Greater Yellowlegs ...
  63.   Green-winged Teal ...
  64.   Herring Gull ...
  65.   Hooded Merganser ...
  66.   Horned Grebe ...
  67.   House Finch ...
  68.   House Sparrow ...
  69.   Killdeer ...
  70.   Lazuli Bunting ...
  71. Least Sandpiper ...
  72.   Lesser Scaup ...
  73.   Loggerhead Shrike ...
  74.   Mallard ...
  75.   Marsh Wren ...
  76.   Mew Gull ...
  77.   Mountain Chickadee ...
  78. Mourning Dove ...
  79.   Northern Flicker ...
  80.   Northern Harrier ...
  81. Northern Pintail ...
  82.   Northern Rough-winged Swallow ...
  83.   Northern Shrike ...
  84.   Olive-sided Flycatcher ... (recording, Silver Lake State Park)
  85.   Osprey ...
  86.   Pacific Loon ...
  87.   Pacific Wren ...
  88. Pacific-Slope Flycatcher ...
  89.   Pied-billed Grebe ...
  90.   Prairie Falcon ...
  91.   Purple Martin ...
  92.   Red-breasted Merganser ...
  93. Red-breasted Nuthatch ...
  94. Red-breasted Sapsucker ...
  95.   Red-necked Grebe ...
  96.   Red-shouldered Hawk ...
  97.   Red-tailed Hawk ...
  98.   Red-throated Loon ...
  99. Red-winged Blackbird ...
  100.   Ring-billed Gull ...
  101.   Ring-necked Pheasant ...
  102.   Rock Pigeon ...
  103.   Rough-legged Hawk ...
  104. Ruby-crowned Kinglet ...
  105. Ruddy Duck ...
  106. Rufous Hummingbird ...
  107.   Rusty Blackbird ...
  108.   Sage Thrasher ...
  109.   Sandhill Crane ...
  110.   Savannah Sparrow ...
  111.   Say's Phoebe ...
  112.   Snow Goose ...
  113. Solitary Sandpiper ...
  114.   Song Sparrow ...
  115. Spotted Sandpiper ...
  116.   Spotted Towhee ...
  117.   Steller's Jay ...
  118. Swainson's Thrush ...
  119. Thayer's Gull ...
  120.   Tree Swallow ...
  121.   Tufted Duck ...
  122.   Tundra Swan ...
  123.   Turkey Vulture ...
  124.   Varied Thrush ...
  125. Vaux Swift ...
  126.   Violet-green Swallow ...
  127. Virginia Rail ...
  128.   Warbling Vireo ...
  129.   Western Bluebird ...
  130.   Western Grebe ...
  131.   Western Gull ...
  132.   Western Kingbird ...
  133.   Western Meadowlark ...
  134.   Western Sandpiper ...
  135.   Western Tanager ...
  136.   Western Wood-Pewee ...
  137.   Whimbrel ...
  138.   White-breasted Nuthatch ...
  139.   White-crowned Sparrow ...
  140.   White-tailed Kite ...
  141.   White-throated Sparrow ...
  142. Willow Flycatcher ...
  143.   Wilson's Warbler ...
  144.   Wood Duck ...
  145.   Yellow Warbler ...
  146.   Yellow-breasted Chat ...
  147. Yellow-rumped Warbler ...

and the:
  1.   Chinese Swan Goose ...
  2.   Indigo x Lazuli Bunting cross ...

Some favorite locales:

Trips:


 
... birds photographed, arranged alphabetically ...

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Acorn Woodpecker, female, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2017. Canon 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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American Crows and European Starlings, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny spring day. Image taken April 2, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Longview, Washington, click to enlarge
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American Goldfinch, male, Longview Mint Farm, Longview, Washington. Nice warm sunny spring afternoon. Image taken April 27, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2009, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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American Kestrel, female, Woodland, Washington. Image taken January 31, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z.

Image, 2015, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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American Robin, Seaquest State Park, Silver Lake, Washington. Nice warm spring afternoon. Image taken March 8, 2015. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200z.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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American Wigeon, male (front) and female (behind), Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, slight breeze, temps in the low 30s. Image taken January 6, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Bald Eagles, Lewis River, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary, but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2011, Toutle River, Washington, click to enlarge
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Bank Swallows, Toutle River, Washington. Images taken May 30, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2011, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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Barn Swallow, Silver Lake, Washington. Image taken May 30, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Belted Kingfisher, male, Burke Slough, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny winter day. Image taken January 29, 2015. Canon SX50.

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Black Phoebe, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken September 13, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Black-bellied Plovers, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Sunny and warm. Image taken May 2, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Black-headed Grosbeak, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2017. Canon 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2016, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Black-legged Kittiwake, Columbia River at Kalama, Kalama, Washington. Stormy. Sportsmens Club Road. Image taken March 1, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Blue-winged Teal, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Drizzle. Image taken May 15, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Bonaparte's Gull, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 26, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Brewer's Blackbird, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Gorgeous spring day. Image taken May 7, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Brown-headed Cowbirds, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Sunny and warm. Image taken May 2, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Bufflehead, female, Burke Slough, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, slight breeze, temps in the low 30s. Image taken January 6, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Bullock's Oriole, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary, but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2008, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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California Gull, Kalama, Washington. Weather overcast and drizzly. Image taken August 2, 2008. Sony H50.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Canada Goose on nest, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Caspian Terns, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 26, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Cedar Waxwing, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Chinese Swan Geese, Horseshoe Lake, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken February 26, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Cinnamon Teal, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Clark's Grebe, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. (DIGISCOPED). Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Nikon ED50 and Canon S95.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Cliff Swallows gathering mud, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Gorgeous spring day. Image taken May 7, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Common Goldeneye, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Lewis River. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Common Loon, Columbia River at Kalama, Cowlitz county, Washington. Image taken April 14, 2013, overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Common Merganser, female, Burke Slough, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny winter day. Image taken January 29, 2015. Canon SX50.

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Common Ravens, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Feeding on the smelt run. Seen from Martin's Bar. Gorgeous spring day. Image taken March 4, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Common Yellowthroat, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2017. Canon 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Cooper's Hawk, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast drizzly day. Some rain. Image taken February 25, 2015. Canon EOS 60d, 300mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Dark-eyed Junco, female, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny winter day. Image taken January 29, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Double-crested Cormorant, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Sunny cold and WINDY !!!!!!! Along Burke Slough. Image taken February 3, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Downy Woodpecker, female, Kalama, Washington. Image taken December 31, 2014. Sony HX100v.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Dunlin, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Black-bellied Plover on left. Overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Eurasian Collared-Dove, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken February 25, 2015, Canon EOS 60d, 300mm, overcast with light rain.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Franklin's Gull, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. (DIGISCOPED). Image taken May 26, 2017. G5.

Image, 2015, Longview, Washington, click to enlarge
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Gadwall, male, Longview Mint Farm, Longview, Washington. Nice warm sunny spring afternoon. Image taken April 27, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Glaucous Gull, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast, chilly, drizzly. Image taken February 23, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2009, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Glaucous-winged Gull, Horseshoe Lake Park, Woodland, Washington. Day overcast and foggy. Image taken February 1, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Golden-crowned Sparrow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken October 3, 2013. Canon SX50.

Image, 2008, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Great Blue Heron, Kalama, Cowlitz County, Washington. Image taken August 2, 2008, Sony H50. Weather overcast and drizzly.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Great Egrets, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken January 31, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Great Horned Owls, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny winter day. Image taken January 29, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2014, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Greater Scaup, Kalama, Washington. Image taken February 28, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Greater White-fronted Geese, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Greater Yellowlegs, Woodland Bottoms, Washington. Nice sunny spring afternoon. Image taken April 2, 2015. Nikon P600.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Green-winged Teal, males, Burke Slough, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, slight breeze, temps in the low 30s. Image taken January 6, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Herring Gull, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast, chilly, drizzly. Image taken February 23, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male, Burke Slough, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, slight breeze, temps in the low 30s. Image taken January 6, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2013, Lewis River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Horned Grebe, Lewis River, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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House Finch, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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House Sparrow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny winter day. Image taken January 29, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2013, Cowlitz County, Washington, click to enlarge
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Indigo x Lazuli Bunting cross, male, Cowlitz County, Washington. Image taken July 7, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Killdeer, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Willow Grove, Washington, click to enlarge
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Lazuli Bunting, Willow Grove, Washington. Image taken May 19, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Longview, Washington, click to enlarge
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Loggerhead Shrike, Longview, Washington. Day overcast and gray, spotty sun breaks. Image taken March 31, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2011, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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Mallard, Frosty day, Silver Lake, Washington. Cold, overcast, fog, and frost. Image taken December 5, 2011. Canon EOS 60d, 200z.

Image, 2011, Toutle River, Washington, click to enlarge
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Marsh Wren, Siver Lake, Washington. Images taken May 30, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Mew Gulls, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast, chilly, drizzly. Image taken February 23, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2009, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Mountain Chickadee, Horseshoe Lake Park, Woodland, Washington. Images taken February 1, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Northern Flickers, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken September 13, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Northern Harrier, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Sunny cold and WINDY !!!!!!! Image taken February 3, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Gorgeous spring day. Image taken May 7, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2011, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Northern Shrike, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Partly sunny, partly overcast, drizzle. Along the Lewis River. Image taken April 17, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Osprey, Burke Slough, Woodland, Washington. Gorgeous spring day. Image taken March 4, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2012, Burke Slough, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Pacific Loon, Burke Slough, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken January 31, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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Pacific Wren, Seaquest State Park, Silver Lake, Washington. Nice warm spring afternoon. Image taken March 8, 2015. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200z.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Pied-billed Grebe, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast drizzly day with some steady rain. Image taken February 25, 2015. Canon EOS 60d, 300mm.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Prairie Falcon, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny spring day. Image taken April 2, 2014. Canon SX50.

Image, 2014, Willow Grove, Washington, click to enlarge
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Purple Martin, male, Willow Grove, Washington. Image taken May 19, 2014. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200z.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Red-breasted Merganser, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 26, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2013, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Red-necked Grebe, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. (DIGISCOPED). Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Nikon ED50 and Canon S95.

Image, 2011, Willow Grove, Washington, click to enlarge
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Red-shouldered Hawk, Willow Grove, Washington. Image taken November 8, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Red-tailed Hawk, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken September 13, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2017, Coal Creek Slough, Washington, click to enlarge
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Red-throated Loon, Coal Creek Slough, Longview, Washington. Image taken March 31, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2009, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Ring-billed Gull, Horseshoe Lake Park, Woodland, Washington. Day overcast and foggy. Image taken January 31, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Ring-necked Pheasant, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Rock Pigeon, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Dike Road. Image taken September 3, 2015. Panasonic FZ200.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Rough-legged Hawk, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2011, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Rusty Blackbird, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken November 6, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Sage Thrasher, Longview Mint Farm, Longview, Washington. Nice warm sunny spring afternoon. Image taken April 27, 2015.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Sandhill Cranes, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Nice sunny winter day. Image taken January 29, 2015. Canon SX50.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Savannah Sparrow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Say's Phoebe, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Sunny and mild winter day. Image taken February 28, 2014. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Snow Goose, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken October 3, 2013. Canon SX50.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Song Sparrow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary, but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Nikon P900.

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Spotted Towhee, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Drizzle. Image taken May 15, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2015, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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Steller's Jay, Seaquest State Park, Silver Lake, Washington. Nice warm spring afternoon. Image taken March 8, 2015. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200z.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Tree Swallow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary, but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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"Resting", Tufted Duck, male, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. (DIGISCOPED). Overcast drizzly day. Some rain. Image taken February 25, 2015. Canon D10.

Had occasional great scope views of him swimming with his tuft nicely showing ... he eventually merged with a flock of HUNDREDS of Scaup and we never re-found him.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Tundra Swans, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast drizzly day with some steady rain. Image taken February 19, 2016. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2008, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Turkey Vulture, Kalama, Washington. Weather overcast and drizzly. Image taken August 2, 2008. Sony H50.

Image, 2015, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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Varied Thrush, Seaquest State Park, Silver Lake, Washington. Nice warm spring afternoon. Image taken March 8, 2015. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200z.

Image, 2010, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Violet-green Swallow, Port of Kalama, Kalama, Washington. Image taken July 5, 2010. Canon Rebel, 300mm.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Warbling Vireo, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken September 13, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2011, Toutle River, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Bluebird, male, Toutle River, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2011. Canon EOS 60d, 200z.

Image, 2013, Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Grebes "barging", Columbia River at Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and gray. Image taken April 20, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2009, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Gull, youngster, Horseshoe Lake, Woodland, Washington. Horseshoe Lake Park, Woodland, Washington. Image taken February 1, 2009.

Image, 2015, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Kingbird, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Warm overcast humid day. Image taken May 21, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Meadowlark, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2016, Kalama, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Sandpiper, Columbia River at Kalama, Kalama, Washington. Sportsmens Club Road. Image taken July 31, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Tanager, male, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Western Wood-Pewee, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Nikon P900.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Whimbrel, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 26, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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White-breasted Nuthatch, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2017. Canon 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2012, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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White-crowned Sparrow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken December 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2017, Barlow Point, Washington, click to enlarge
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White-tailed Kite, Barlow Point, Longview, Washington. From Barlow Point Road. Image taken March 31, 2017. Nikon P900.

Image, 2016, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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White-throated Sparrow, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Overcast and dreary but no drizzle. Image taken May 16, 2016. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200mm.

Image, 2011, Toutle River, Washington, click to enlarge
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Wilson's Warbler, Siver Lake, Washington. Images taken May 30, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

Image, 2013, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Wood Ducks, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon SX50.

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Washington, click to enlarge
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Yellow Warbler, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Image taken May 17, 2017. Canon 7d2, 400mm.

Image, 2014, Willow Grove, Washington, click to enlarge
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Yellow-breasted Chat, Willow Grove, Washington. Left image, Canon EOS 7d, 400mm. Right image, DIGISCOPED, Nikon ED50 and Nikon AW110. Image taken May 19, 2014.



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