please help id this bird

by rc
(portland, oregon)

was seen in a Laurel tree in backyard here in Portland, Oregon.

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May 11, 2011
by: Anonymous

Many thanks, everyone! Yes, it is a Yellow-rump, and there is even a better picture of one I got last night uploaded to that same gallery. These are delightful birds, and I'm lucky to be able to shoot through a window that looks out on the backyard, and from a very close distance.

May 10, 2011
by: Jason

It is a Yellow-throated warbler great pic.

May 10, 2011
Yellow-rumped Warbler
by: Judy-Seattle

RC, I looked in my Pacific NW bird book, and I believe it is a male Yellow-rumped Warbler. you got a really good picture of him.

May 10, 2011
by: Hayley

It might be a yellow rumped warbler. Isn't it beautiful?

May 10, 2011
Addition to Original Post
by: Anonymous

I forgot to add that I think it may be an Orange-crowned warbler.

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