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*** Species Summary:

- Lesser Nighthawk (1 report)
- Greater Yellowlegs (1 report)
- Herring Gull (1 report)
- Black-and-white Warbler (1 report)
- Blackpoll Warbler (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Lesser Nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis) (1)
- Reported Sep 15, 2019 18:40 by Anonymous eBirder
- Quatal Canyon (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.819282,-119.4588733&ll=34.819282,-119.4588733
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S59841719
- Comments: "Single bird. Presumably one of the last individuals lingering on the breeding grounds"

Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 11, 2019 11:37 by BRANT Nature Tours
- Santa Cruz Island--Prisoners Harbor, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.0187319,-119.6821404&ll=34.0187319,-119.6821404
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S59811543
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Hanging out on beach and in marsh. Large wader with long slightly upturned bill, long yellow legs, all white belly, back wings and chest mottled white black and gray. White rump in flight. Call a very loud emphatic tew tew tew! "

Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) (1)
- Reported Sep 15, 2019 15:01 by Benjamin Byerly
- Refugio SB, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4643601,-120.0694835&ll=34.4643601,-120.0694835
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S59837373
- Comments: "Pale gray back, bright yellow eyes "

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 15, 2019 09:16 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/S59829533
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Bird was at the only point where the creek has a bit of a bend. This point is 2/3 of the way between the 2 bridges. In the 5 min I spent with the bird it preferred Big-toothed Maple."

Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 15, 2019 15:01 by Benjamin Byerly
- Refugio SB, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4643601,-120.0694835&ll=34.4643601,-120.0694835
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S59837373
- Comments: "Continuing tail-less bird. Two white wing bars, pale yellow breast with white belly/vent. In large tree west of stone bridge. "

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