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*** Species Summary:

- Cackling Goose (Aleutian) (1 report)
- White-winged Dove (2 reports)
- Solitary Sandpiper (8 reports)
- Common Tern (1 report)
- Eastern Kingbird (8 reports)
- Bank Swallow (1 report)
- Orange-crowned Warbler (Gray-headed) (1 report)
- Summer Tanager (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Cackling Goose (Aleutian) (Branta hutchinsii leucopareia) (1)
- Reported Sep 03, 2018 07:40 by Jamie Chavez
- Waller Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.9029675,-120.4392958&ll=34.9029675,-120.4392958
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48265823
- Comments: "Resident bird in the front pond area"

White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 17:05 by Elaine Tan
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48255320
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "White crescents on backs of wings as it landed in tree above SE corner of lake on trail side. Flew off N 20 minutes later."

White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 16:00 by Dika Golovatchoff
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48257194
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "perched very briefly at top of dead tree near dam. White border seen around wing coverts."

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (3)
- Reported Sep 03, 2018 08:00 by Rebecca Coulter
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48268533
- Comments: "Continuing "

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 17:05 by Elaine Tan
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48255320
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing in SE corner. Brown above with "spectacles", fine spots on wings, clean white underparts"

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 16:00 by Dika Golovatchoff
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48257194
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "8.5" Sandpiper shaped like Yellowlegs but much smaller. "spectacle eyes", white belly but buff breast, The bird is very active foraging and often flying to a new location."

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 12:29 by John Callender
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48251668
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. In the shallow bay in the SE corner of the lake."

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 12:29 by David Compton
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48248149
- Comments: "Continuing"

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (4) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 11:10 by Jasen Liu
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48246942
- Comments: "Continuing birds in mudflat area."

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (4) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 10:49 by Libby Patten
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48252295
- Comments: "All foraging/wading around the edges of the shallow water in southeasternmost section of the lake."

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) (2)
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 09:25 by margeNdon thornton
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48265106
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "A tringa with the white spots on the back, short, relatively heavy beak, shorter of yellow legs. We had good looks at a pair. Other birders told us they had seen four."

Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 01, 2018 10:45 by Rachel Liu
- Ocean Beach County Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.6909567,-120.6003785&ll=34.6909567,-120.6003785
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48258074
- Comments: "Small tern sitting with group of Forster's. More extensive black patterning on head extending to nape region, black carpal bar visible."

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1)
- Reported Sep 03, 2018 08:00 by Rebecca Coulter
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48268533
- Comments: "Continuing along southwestern side of lake. "

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 17:05 by Elaine Tan
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48255320
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. Kingbird black above, white below, faint gray flush across breast."

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 16:00 by Dika Golovatchoff
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48257194
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Black, white, and gray bird that sallies forth toward water then flies back up so high perch. Seen in 3 different locations, once with Cassin's kingbird right next to it."

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 15:20 by Conor Scotland
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48253821
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Photo. Continuing near west end of dam."

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 12:45 by margeNdon thornton
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48249334
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "medium sized bird, black above and mostly white below. A bit of gray on the breast. roughly conical black beak. Seen in the large dead tree about halfway between the path and the west shore of the lake."

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 12:29 by John Callender
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48251668
- Comments: "Continuing bird. Seen well perched and flying in the vicinity of the oak tree on the southwest side of the lake where it was seen earlier today. Kingbird that was black on the top of the head, dark blackish gray on the rest of the upper parts, clean white below, including the lower half of the face. When it perched facing away could see a narrow pale terminal band on the tail (narrower than I expected); outer retrices also seemed to have pale outer edges toward the distal end."

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 11:10 by Jasen Liu
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48246942
- Comments: "Continuing bird found earlier by Ben Byerly. Flew into originally reported location at around 11:30"

Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 10:49 by Libby Patten
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48252295
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Seen perching on dead bushes and flycatching near the west end of the dam. Black above, white below except for black tail. Black legs and bill. Some brownish coloring on back may indicate an immature bird."

Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 13:59 by Sean Fitzgerald
- Ocean Beach County Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.6909567,-120.6003785&ll=34.6909567,-120.6003785
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48254343
- Comments: "Small swallow, brown above, bright white below with thin dark band across upper breast"

Orange-crowned Warbler (Gray-headed) (Oreothlypis celata celata/orestera) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2018 12:10 by Jasen Liu
- UC Santa Barbara--campus, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4148759,-119.8450041&ll=34.4148759,-119.8450041
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48247045
- Comments: "Found in tipu trees by social sciences and media studies building. Very contrasting gray head with yellow body. Chip note much "fuller" and less thin than that of lutescens"

Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra) (1)
- Reported Sep 03, 2018 08:00 by Rebecca Coulter
- Lake Los Carneros, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.44322,-119.84975&ll=34.44322,-119.84975
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48268533
- Comments: "Heard calling at north end of lake. "

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