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*** Species Summary:

- Red-necked Grebe (1 report)
- Red-necked Phalarope (3 reports)
- Pigeon Guillemot (3 reports)
- Brown Booby (3 reports)
- Tropical Kingbird (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) (1)
- Reported Mar 20, 2019 08:04 by Bradley Hacker
- 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/S54041085
- Comments: "Large Podiceps. Long bill. Bright white face contrasts with black cap. Red neck. ~90-degree angle between top & back of skull.
First seen in SW part of Lagoon swimming N; last seen near crew dock. Spends much time diving."

Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus) (7)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:50 by Ryan Terrill
- Offshore--Santa Barbara Island vicinity (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.371762,-119.035291&ll=33.371762,-119.035291
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046605
- Comments: "all in one tight flock. photos"

Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus) (7)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:50 by Whitney Tsai
- Offshore--Santa Barbara Island vicinity (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.371762,-119.035291&ll=33.371762,-119.035291
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046619
- Comments: "all in one tight flock. photos"

Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus) (7)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:50 by James Maley
- Offshore--Santa Barbara Island vicinity (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.371762,-119.035291&ll=33.371762,-119.035291
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046618
- Comments: "all in one tight flock. photos"

Pigeon Guillemot (Cepphus columba) (16)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:00 by Whitney Tsai
- Santa Barbara Island (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.475842,-119.035716&ll=33.475842,-119.035716
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046280
- Comments: "birds singing from inside the cave, and loafing in the water just before the cave. photos"

Pigeon Guillemot (Cepphus columba) (16)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:00 by James Maley
- Santa Barbara Island (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.475842,-119.035716&ll=33.475842,-119.035716
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046278
- Comments: "birds singing from inside the cave, and loafing in the water just before the cave. photos"

Pigeon Guillemot (Cepphus columba) (16)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:00 by Ryan Terrill
- Santa Barbara Island (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.475842,-119.035716&ll=33.475842,-119.035716
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046270
- Comments: "birds singing from inside the cave, and loafing in the water just before the cave. photos"

Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster) (60)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:00 by Whitney Tsai
- Santa Barbara Island (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.475842,-119.035716&ll=33.475842,-119.035716
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046280
- Comments: "I counted 55 sitting on Sutil island at once, and then looked around the boat and could see five birds in flight. Many photographs. Continuing colony on Sutil island, but no active nests seen this time."

Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster) (60)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:00 by Ryan Terrill
- Santa Barbara Island (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.475842,-119.035716&ll=33.475842,-119.035716
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046270
- Comments: "I counted 55 sitting on Sutil island at once, and then looked around the boat and could see five birds in flight. Many photographs. Continuing colony on Sutil island, but no active nests seen this time."

Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster) (60)
- Reported Mar 19, 2019 08:00 by James Maley
- Santa Barbara Island (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=33.475842,-119.035716&ll=33.475842,-119.035716
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54046278
- Comments: "I counted 55 sitting on Sutil island at once, and then looked around the boat and could see five birds in flight. Many photographs. Continuing colony on Sutil island, but no active nests seen this time."

Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus) (1)
- Reported Mar 20, 2019 07:11 by David Assmann
- Andree Clark Bird Refuge, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4215353,-119.6572856&ll=34.4215353,-119.6572856
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S54042317
- Comments: "Previously reported bird - brown wings and tail, gray head, pale yellow belly, olive gray upperparts, white chin, forked tail, thick black bull."

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