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"Force Lake and Heron Lakes Golf Course, Portland, Oregon ... November 4, 2015"
The Trip:    Nice winter day with high overcast and front coming in ... went to Force Lake to look for the Greater Yellowlegs, Long-billed Dowitchers, and Green-winged Teals which had been reported there a couple of days earlier ... only luck on the Green-winged Teal !!! ... also went to Heron Lakes Golf Course to see if we could find the Mountain Chickadees which had been seen there ... no such luck.

Force Lake:    For more birds seen or photographed at Force Lake ... click here.
Heron Lakes:    For more birds seen or photographed at the Heron Lakes Golf Course ... click here.

The Locale:    For more birds seen or photographed in the lakes and wetlands in the North Portland area, west of Interstate 5 and bordered by the Columbia River to the north and the Columbia Slough to the south, including Smith and Bybee Lakes, Force Lake, Herons Lakes, and the Vanport Wetlands ... click here.


Birds seen, heard, or photographed at Force Lake ... (in alphabetical order):
  1. American Crow ... (FL)
  2.   American Wigeon ... (FL)
  3. Cackling Geese ... (FL, HL)
  4. Canada Geese ... (FL)
  5. Dark-eyed Junco ... (HL)
  6. Double-crested Cormorant ... (FL)
  7. Gadwall ... (FL)
  8. Glaucous-winged Gull ... (FL, HL)
  9.   Great Blue Heron ... (HL)
  10.   Green-winged Teal ... (FL)
  11. Killdeer ... (FL)
  12. Mallard ... (FL, HL)
  13.   Northern Pintail ... (FL)
  14. Northern Shoveler ... (FL)
  15. Song Sparrow ... (FL, HL)
  16. Western Scrub-Jay ... (FL)


 
American Wigeon ... MORE American Wigeon images

Image, 2015, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon, click to enlarge
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American Wigeon, male, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon. (DIGISCOPED). Image taken November 4, 2015. Canon G9.


Great Blue Heron ... MORE Great Blue Heron images

Image, 2015, Heron Lakes, Portland, Oregon, click to enlarge Image, 2015, Heron Lakes, Portland, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Great Blue Heron, Heron Lakes, Portland, Oregon. Image taken November 4, 2015. Canon G9.


Green-winged Teal ... MORE Green-winged Teal images

Image, 2015, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Green-winged Teal, male, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon. (DIGISCOPED). Image taken November 4, 2015. Canon G9.


Northern Pintail ... MORE Northern Pintail images

Image, 2015, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Northern Pintail, male, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon. (DIGISCOPED). Image taken November 4, 2015. Canon G9.



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