Winter 2011 – Committee Meeting

ACCEPTED:

Tufted Duck – Drano Lake, Skamania County, 7 – 26 March, 2010, D. Paulson, photo (6-0-1)

Tufted Duck – Priest Rapids Dam, Yakima County, 28 March, 2010, R. Merrill, photo (7-0-0)

Tufted Duck – Port Susan Bay. Stanwood, Snohomish County, 24 June – 3 July, 2010, S. Mlodinow, photo (6-0-1)

King Eider – Ocean Shores, Grays Harbor County, report from 28 March, 2010 (present July 2009 to present), B.Tweit (7-0-0)

Murphy’s Petrel – off-shore, Pacific County, 1 May, 2010, R. Merrill, T. Hass, photo (7-0-0)

Murphy’s Petrel – off-shore, Grays Harbor County, 1 May 2010, R. Merrill, T. Hass (7-0-0)

Solander’s Petrel – off Westport, Grays Harbor County, 11 September, 1983, T. Wahl, photo (7-0-0), First state record

Brown Booby – Long Beach, Pacific County, 27 January, 2010, T. Fleming, M. Patterson, photos, specimen (7-0-0)

Red-necked Stint – Crockett Lake, Whidbey Island, Island County, 18 July, 1993, S. Mlodinow (7-0-0)

Iceland Gull – Nisqually NWR, Thurston County, 10 February, 2010, S. Thorp, D. Richardson, photo (7-0-0)

Lesser Black-backed Gull – Richland, Benton County, 16 January 2010, M & ML Denny, photo (7-0-0)
Thick-billed Murre – near Protection Island, Clallam County, 14 December, 2009, C. Wright, B. LaBar, photo (7-0-0)

Horned Puffin – Grays Canyon (off-shore), Grays Harbor County, 26 June, 2010, S. Mills, B. Shelmerdine, B. Doe, photo (7-0-0)

White-winged Dove – Tokeland, Pacific County, 31 May, 2010, A. Grad, photo (7-0-0)

Greater Pewee – Edmonds, Snohomish County, 23 November, 2008, D. Duffy, C. Riddell (6-0-1) First State Record, accepted as a SIGHT record.

Black Phoebe – Mercer Island, King County, 26 March, 2010, J. Conforti, photo, (7-0-0)

Tennessee Warbler – Vantage, Kittitas County, 28 May, 2010, S. Mlodinow, (7-0-0)

Black-and-White Warbler – Ridgefield, Clark County, 30 April, 2010, T. Hicks (7-0-0)

“Red” Fox Sparrow – South Prairie, Pierce County, 22 January, 2010, C. Wright (7-0-0)

Rose-breasted Grosbeak – Bonney Lake, Pierce County, 26 March – 4 April, 2010, V. Biltz, G. Thompson, photo (7-0-0)

Rose-breasted Grosbeak – Chewelah, Stevens County, 7 July 2010, K. Brooks, photo (7-0-0)

Common Grackle – Burien, King County, 25 April, 2010, J. Kauffman
(7-0-0)

Great-tailed Grackle – Ridgefield NWR, Clark County, 2 June, 2010, J. Danzenbaker (6-0-1)


NOT ACCEPTED:

Tufted Duck – Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, 30 April, 2010 (0-7-0)

Mottled Petrel – Edmonds, Snohomish County, 27 November 2009 (1-4-2)

Ashy Storm-Petrel—88km WSW of Ocean Shores, Grays Harbor County, 1 May, 2010 (0-6-1)

Black-and-White Warbler – Stacker Butte Rd., Klickitat County, 21 May, 2010 (2-4-1)

Black-and-White Warbler –Tieton Rd., Rimrock, Yakima County, 20 June 2010 (1-6-0) – heard-only

Lark Bunting – Ross Lake, Whatcom County, 8 June, 2010 (4-3-0)


SPECIES WITH ORIGIN UNCERTAIN

Northern Cardinal – Vancouver, Clark County, 28 April 2009 (ID: 7-0-0; Origin 0-7-0) – ID accepted, origin uncertain.


REPORTS DEFERRED FOR FURTHER REVIEW:

Hoary Redpoll – Chesaw, Okanogan County, 27 February, 2010


OTHER ACTION:

American Black Duck – Removed from Washington State List because no accepted records remain. All reviewed records have been judged to have uncertain origin.