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"Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon ... June 14, 2010"
The Trip:    Morning overcast, heavy clouds, and gray. Went out to see the Clark's Grebes reported there this morning ... success!!! ... there about an hour and 1/2 ... saw about 20 different bird species ... "highlights" included the Green Heron and a Canada Goose family in addition to the Clark's Grebe.

Fernhill Wetlands:    Fernhill Wetlands is a 243 acre site composed largely of restored wetlands and moist soil habitats of now defunct sewage ponds, located near the Tualatin River in Forest Grove, Oregon. To see other birds photographed on various trips to the Fernhill Wetlands ... click here.


Birds photographed ... (in alphabetical order):
  1.   American Goldfinch ...
  2.   Belted Kingfisher ...
  3.   Canada Goose (with babies) ...
  4.   Cedar Waxwing ...
  5.   Clark's Grebe ...
  6.   Great Blue Heron ...
  7.   Green Heron ...
  8.   Mourning Dove ...
  9.   Song Sparrow ...

 
American Goldfinch ... MORE American Goldfinch images

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American Goldfinch, male, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Belted Kingfisher ... MORE Belted Kingfisher images

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Belted Kingfisher, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Canada Geese ... MORE Canada Geese images

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Canada Goose family, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Cedar Waxwing ... MORE Cedar Waxwing images

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Cedar Waxwing, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Clark's Grebe ... MORE Clark's Grebe images

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Clark's Grebe, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Clark's Grebe, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Right image enlarged 200%. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


... pair ...

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Clark's Grebes, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Clark's Grebes, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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2x ... Clark's Grebes, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Image enlarged 200%. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Great Blue Heron ... MORE Great Blue Heron images

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Great Blue Heron, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Great Blue Heron, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Great Blue Heron, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Green Heron ... MORE Green Heron images

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Green Heron, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Mourning Dove ... MORE Mourning Dove images

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Mourning Dove, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Song Sparrow ... MORE Song Sparrow images

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Song Sparrow, Fernhill Wetlands, Forest Grove, Oregon. Overcast and gray day. Image taken June 14, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.



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