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*** Species Summary:

- Mew Gull (2 reports)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (1 report)
- White-faced Ibis (4 reports)

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Mew Gull (Larus canus) (1)
- Reported Jun 19, 2020 16:34 by Lauren Brock
- 5905 Sandspit Road, Goleta, California, US (34.417, -119.83), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4171771,-119.829812&ll=34.4171771,-119.829812
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70614250
- Comments: "Continuing, now a quarter mile west of the pier on the beach where people were feeding the gulls. Diminutive gull, dark tiny bill. Photos obtained."

Mew Gull (Larus canus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 19, 2020 09:51 by Glenn Kincaid
- Goleta Beach County Park (including east end of Goleta Slough), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4171771,-119.829812&ll=34.4171771,-119.829812
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70602442
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Dark legs."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1)
- Reported Jun 19, 2020 16:34 by Lauren Brock
- 5905 Sandspit Road, Goleta, California, US (34.417, -119.83), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4171771,-119.829812&ll=34.4171771,-119.829812
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70614250
- Comments: "Continuing bird, still in the same spot where previously reported. Photos obtained. Gray bill."

White-faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi) (3)
- Reported Jun 20, 2020 10:50 by Bernadette and Amante Mangaser
- UCSB North Campus Open Space, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4222749,-119.8781991&ll=34.4222749,-119.8781991
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70639215
- Comments: "Continuing, now seeing 3 of them at the northwest lagoon of the North Campus Open Space."

White-faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi) (3)
- Reported Jun 20, 2020 09:38 by Lukas Le Grice
- UCSB North Campus Open Space (formerly Ocean Meadows Golf Course), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.421439,-119.8713662&ll=34.421439,-119.8713662
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70641803
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing birds in the NW pond."

White-faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 19, 2020 16:15 by Susanne Meyer
- UCSB North Campus Open Space (formerly Ocean Meadows Golf Course), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.421439,-119.8713662&ll=34.421439,-119.8713662
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70619559
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Two of the three White-faced Ibises reported earlier by John Callender were still there. They were together foraging at the most Western pond. Photographed from the bridge."

White-faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi) (3) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 19, 2020 12:47 by David Blue
- UCSB North Campus Open Space (formerly Ocean Meadows Golf Course), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.421439,-119.8713662&ll=34.421439,-119.8713662
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S70612571
- Comments: "Continuing in NW pond."

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