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by hlee
August 10th, 2014, 8:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: More MSH
Replies: 12
Views: 3554

Re: More MSH

Definitely deer, not elk. Elk don't have dark tails like that. Also, your frog appears to be a Western Toad. How close did you get to Spirit Lake? It looked pretty close in the photos, and I wasn't aware of anywhere around the lake where you're allowed to get very close. At least none of the trails ...
by hlee
May 21st, 2014, 4:23 pm
Forum: Let's see some ID
Topic: Mammal ID
Replies: 2
Views: 1674

Re: Mammal ID

Thanks so much bobcat!
by hlee
May 19th, 2014, 5:54 pm
Forum: Let's see some ID
Topic: Mammal ID
Replies: 2
Views: 1674

Mammal ID

Hey, mammals are not really my thing... especially rodents. I saw this guy while checking out birds on my deck (Columbia County). I know it's hard to tell size from these photos but it was pretty large for a rodent. The size of a house cat maybe... The tail is long and gets fuller towards the end. I...
by hlee
May 16th, 2014, 6:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Blue Pool/ Sahalie/ Koosah/McKenzie/Clear Lake 5/13&14
Replies: 11
Views: 6027

Re: Blue Pool/ Sahalie/ Koosah/McKenzie/Clear Lake 5/13&14

Amazing photos! Wow! The butterflies there are so cool.

Also, the duck you ID'd as a Bufflehead, is actually a Barrow's Goldeneye.
by hlee
April 10th, 2014, 4:38 pm
Forum: Let's see some ID
Topic: Unidentified Bird on Deschutes River Trail
Replies: 3
Views: 2156

Re: Unidentified Bird on Deschutes River Trail

Rock Wren for sure, the undertail covert stripes are diagnostic...
by hlee
April 10th, 2014, 4:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Steigerwald Wildlife Refuge 4-2-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 5095

Re: Steigerwald Wildlife Refuge 4-2-2014

Northern Harriers are my favorite hawk species, so I am jealous and impressed by your photos of her.
by hlee
May 21st, 2013, 10:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lyle Cherry Orchard - 5/18/2013
Replies: 6
Views: 3568

Re: Lyle Cherry Orchard - 5/18/2013

Always love your TRs and your photos.

That is indeed a raven. You can easily tell by the tail if nothing else. Raven tails are shaped like diamonds, and crows' are "flat". (This illustrates it, haha.)
by hlee
May 7th, 2013, 12:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Balsamroot adoration - 5/5/2013
Replies: 15
Views: 4907

Re: Balsamroot adoration - 5/5/2013

Gorgeous photos! I was there almost two weeks ago, but my pictures did not come out as skillfully as yours.
by hlee
April 27th, 2013, 12:41 am
Forum: Off-trail Trip Reports & Lost Trails
Topic: Munra NE Face - 4/26/13
Replies: 15
Views: 4584

Re: Munra NE Face - 4/26/13

That is a very cool TR, and beautiful photos! Well done you guys! I have a soft spot for that place, even though it claimed two of my toenails. :? Makes me want to go back though. But the more traditional route, lol.
by hlee
April 26th, 2013, 8:07 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Welcome back Jason
Replies: 2
Views: 1180

Re: Welcome back Jason

Welcome back! Look forward to hearing some trip reports from you sometime soon, especially with the beautiful weather we're currently enjoying.