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*** Species Summary:

- Sandhill Crane (2 reports)
- White-headed Woodpecker (1 report)
- Vermilion Flycatcher (2 reports)
- Brewer's Sparrow (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis) (1)
- Reported Feb 18, 2019 15:47 by Wendy Dandridge
- 1122–1196 Black Rd, Santa Maria US-CA (34.9341,-120.4899), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.934092,-120.489878&ll=34.934092,-120.489878
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S52909191
- Comments: "Along the north edge of the flooded field adjacent to the pick and pull. Fairly near the fence. Well-documented bird. Large gray wader with red crown and bustle. Will upload photos. "

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis) (1)
- Reported Feb 18, 2019 16:34 by Richard Norton
- Black Road, Santa Maria, California, US (34.931, -120.49), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.9313233,-120.4899322&ll=34.9313233,-120.4899322
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S52908012
- Comments: "Known bird. Behind pond. Distant photos.
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White-headed Woodpecker (Dryobates albolarvatus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Feb 17, 2019 14:25 by David Levasheff
- Richardson Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.946546,-119.6853054&ll=34.946546,-119.6853054
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S52875096
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Bird was found in the low branches of the large pine at the entrance oval of Hubbard Ave, it then flew 250 feet at a heading of 211 degrees to the trees at the corner of Hubbard and Caliente, which is where I got some photos. It remained there for 3 or 4 minutes then flew back to the pine fairly high up."

Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus) (1)
- Reported Feb 18, 2019 08:30 by John Deacon
- Santa Maria Country Club (Restricted Access), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.905972,-120.442061&ll=34.905972,-120.442061
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S52893590
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Ongoing rarity previously confirmed."

Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus) (1)
- Reported Feb 18, 2019 08:30 by Peter Schneekloth
- Santa Maria Country Club (Restricted Access), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.905972,-120.442061&ll=34.905972,-120.442061
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S52900508
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Ongoing rarity previously confirmed."

Brewer's Sparrow (Spizella breweri) (2)
- Reported Feb 18, 2019 10:00 by Anonymous eBirder
- Southern Cuyama Valley Grasslands, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.8032135,-119.4517392&ll=34.8032135,-119.4517392
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S52906265
- Comments: "Continuing"

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