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"Kalama and Woodland Bottoms, Washington ... April 14, 2013"
The Trip:    Nice spring day with lots of sun breaks ... went to Kalama to look at the Great Egret rookery and then down to the Columbia where there two Common Loons in breeding plumage ... Woodland Bottoms and come-and-go rain showers ... had EIGHT Black-bellied Plovers, a dozen or so Dunlin, and a small flock on Greater White-fronted Geese.

The Locale (Kalama to Willow Grove):    Kalama to Willow Grove, Washington, is a 20-mile stretch along the Columbia River and includes such Cowlitz County places as the Port of Kalama, Kalama River, Longview, Cowlitz River, Fisher Island and Slough, and Willow Grove Beach. To see a listing of birds seen or photographed in this area ... click here.

Woodland Bottoms:    Woodland Bottoms is the floodplain of the Lewis River. The area is in Cowlitz County and is bordered on the north by Burke Slough, on the south by the Lewis River, on the east by Interstate 5, and on the west by the Columbia River. For more birds seen or photographed in this area ... click here.

Cowlitz County:    For more birds seen or photographed in Cowlitz County ... click here.


Birds seen or photographed around Kalama ... (in alphabetical order):
  1. Band-tailed Pigeon ...
  2.   Common Loon ...
  3. Common Merganser ...
  4.   Great Egret Rookery ...


Birds seen and photographed around Woodland Bottoms ... (in alphabetical order):
  1. American Crow ...
  2. American Robin ...
  3. Bald Eagle ...
  4.   Black-bellied Plover ...
  5. Cackling Geese ...
  6. Common Merganser ...
  7. Double-crested Cormorant ...
  8.   Dunlin ...
  9. European Starling ...
  10. Great Blue Heron ...
  11. Great Egret ...
  12.   Greater White-fronted Geese ...
  13. Green-winged Teal ...
  14. Gull (species) ...
  15. House Finch ...
  16. House Sparrow ...
  17. Killdeer ...
  18. Mallard ...
  19. Northern Harrier ...
  20. Osprey ...
  21. Red-winged Blackbird ...
  22. Sandhill Crane ...
  23. Scaup (species) ...
  24. Song Sparrow ...
  25. Violet-green Swallow ...
  26.   Wood Duck ...


Kalama, Washington
Common Loon ... MORE Common Loon images

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Common Loon, Columbia River at Kalama, Washington. Overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Great Egret ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret Rookery, Kalama, Washington. Overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Woodland Bottoms, Washington
Black-bellied Plover ... MORE Black-bellied Plover images

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Black-bellied Plovers, Woodland Bottoms, Washington. Overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Black-bellied Plover, Woodland Bottoms, Washington. Overcast, rain showers, and some sun breaks. Image taken April 14, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Dunlin ... MORE Dunlin images

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


Greater White-fronted Geese ... MORE Greater White-fronted Geese images

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


Wood Ducks ... MORE Wood Duck images

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



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