Washington Ornithological Society

Rare Bird Observation Report

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Observer Demographics

Setting of Sighting

Description of the Observation

Describe in as much detail as possible. Include size, shape, plumage. Include description all parts of the bird(s) noted, including beak and feet. Please include only what was actually observed in the field.


What species appear similar to this one? How were you able to eliminate them, and why?
What is your previous experience with this species, and/or with similar species?

Context of Observation

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