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*** Species Summary:

- Blue-winged Teal (2 reports)
- Neotropic Cormorant (1 report)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (2)
- Reported Aug 27, 2019 09:16 by Mark Holmgren
- 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/S59314546
- Comments: "Seen with a flock of 10 other teal. These two birds showed a paler overall coloration especially on the chest, a moderately strong dark line through the eye, narrower, less spatulate bill toward the tip, dark iris."

Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors) (1)
- Reported Aug 26, 2019 08:40 by John Deacon
- Mud Lake 4424 Via Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.873552,-120.413284&ll=34.873552,-120.413284
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S59313069
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Noticeably smaller than nearby Mallards. Small black bill. White crescent beginning to show near bill and eye. No cinnamon hue noticeable."

Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) (1)
- Reported Aug 27, 2019 06:25 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/S59306501
- Comments: "Continuing - perched at 1/2 bridge "

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (2)
- Reported Aug 27, 2019 06:25 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/S59306501
- Comments: "Continuing in this area. Juveniles "

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