As shoreline habitat slowly bevcomes available on
Ninepipe and Pablo Reservoirs, a few shorebirds and waders are beginning to show
On Aug. 7th evening there were two Ibises at
Ninepipe, almost surely White-faced but too far to see iris color. One had
some strange white feathers on the top of the head and on one
Among the many waterfowl loafing on the shoreline
were a few Greater Yellowlegs and Killdeer. Also, one juvenile Thayer's
The other day I saw a few Yellowlegs, both species,
at Pablo Reservoir.
We also have over a dozen Black-headed Grosbeaks on
our feeder. Very pushy.
Bob Rost - Ronan MT