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*** Species Summary:

- Blue-winged Teal (3 reports)
- American Wigeon (1 report)
- Common Gallinule (4 reports)
- Neotropic Cormorant (2 reports)
- Hermit Thrush (1 report)
- Rose-breasted Grosbeak (2 reports)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 09:45 by margeNdon thornton
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57239007
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "mostly brown duck with a dark head and beak, white hip patch and white crescent on face distinctive"

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 08:24 by John Callender
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57229148
- Comments: "Continuing. Males."

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (4) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 07:58 by Glenn Kincaid
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57229088
- Comments: "4 males. 2 females closely associating but too far for positive ID"

American Wigeon (Mareca americana) (2)
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 08:30 by Benjamin Byerly
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57230819
- Comments: "Male and female "

Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 13:30 by Pete Wolf
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57238460
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "34.421576, -119.849280"

Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 09:45 by margeNdon thornton
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57239007
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "overall browner than the coots with bright red shield and more prominent white patch on undertail"

Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 08:24 by John Callender
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57229148
- Comments: "Continuing"

Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 07:58 by Glenn Kincaid
- Goleta Slough Ecological Reserve--Area K, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.42119,-119.84824&ll=34.42119,-119.84824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57229088
- Comments: "Continuing in usual spot across water from viewing area. Coot like bird with red shield"

Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 08:30 by Benjamin Byerly
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57230819
- Comments: "Continuing. Smaller than nearby DCCOs, angular gape with dark lores."

Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2019 14:02 by margeNdon thornton
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57236319
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "There were two cormorants, the larger was clearly a double-crested, while the smaller with a smaller beak had a more acute angle at the gape, showing proportionally less yellow"

Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 09:58 by Mark Holmgren
- Kinevan Rd., Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.5069163,-119.8225639&ll=34.5069163,-119.8225639
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57236358
- Comments: "Persistently singing, best heard from this point on road 34.50682 -119.82447. This is about 100m down stream from the upper bridge."

Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 09, 2019 14:22 by margeNdon thornton
- 250 FirTree, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4407122,-119.8908859&ll=34.4407122,-119.8908859
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57239501
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "black above with white beak and wing patches, white beneath with red breast."

Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2019 09:15 by Sheila Souther
- Northgate, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4423212,-119.8884502&ll=34.4423212,-119.8884502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S57238350
- Media: 1 Photo

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