[eBird Alert] Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert <daily>


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*** Species Summary:

- Redhead (2 reports)
- Lesser Nighthawk (1 report)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (2 reports)
- Black-and-white Warbler (1 report)
- Northern Parula (1 report)
- Canada Warbler (1 report)

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Redhead (Aythya americana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 17:57 by Larry Chen
- Santa Maria River Estuary (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.9671044,-120.6473815&ll=34.9671044,-120.6473815
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73478233
- Comments: "Continuing. Drab dark-billed round-headed Aythya."

Redhead (Aythya americana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 17:57 by Sarah Toner
- Santa Maria River Estuary (SBA Co.), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.9671044,-120.6473815&ll=34.9671044,-120.6473815
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73478234
- Comments: "Continuing. Drab dark-billed round-headed Aythya."

Lesser Nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis) (1)
- Reported Sep 12, 2020 07:18 by Peter Schneekloth
- beach to backcountry trail, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.473261,-120.230235&ll=34.473261,-120.230235
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73494932
- Comments: "Flushed from side of trail, bird mottled brownish overall, long narrow wings Buffy patch on outer wing. Flew away low over shrubs bouncy or bouyant flight."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (2)
- Reported Sep 08, 2020 07:11 by Rob Denholtz
- CA, Carpinteria, Carpinteria Salt Marsh & Beach, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.3986926,-119.5336282&ll=34.3986926,-119.5336282
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73493705
- Comments: "Continuing"

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 17:48 by Mario Borunda
- Salt Marsh Nature Park, Carpinteria US-CA 34.39768, -119.52742, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.39768,-119.527417&ll=34.39768,-119.527417
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73481567
- Comments: "Two juveniles. One by Franklin Bridge and the other in pond nearest Ash St."

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 07, 2020 12:45 by Stephen Bylin
- Nojoqui Falls County Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.5338803,-120.1769972&ll=34.5338803,-120.1769972
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73492749
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "Streaky Black and white overall warbler with long slightly down curve Bill. Observed moving and foraging up trunk of large oak tree like a nuthatch in the dry creek adjacent to falls parking lot. Photo to be attached by conejomoon(shared list)"

Northern Parula (Setophaga americana) (1)
- Reported Sep 12, 2020 10:20 by Ron Hirst
- Berkeley Bike Bridge, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4459023,-119.8141929&ll=34.4459023,-119.8141929
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73506200
- Comments: "1 or 2 adult f. Steel gray upper parts, yellow orangish upper breast cut off before belly, with 2 big white wing bars, eye ring, gray back with green patch. Fed in bottlebrush and oak near Maravilla."

Canada Warbler (Cardellina canadensis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 07, 2020 12:45 by Stephen Bylin
- Nojoqui Falls County Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.5338803,-120.1769972&ll=34.5338803,-120.1769972
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73492749
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Warbler, dark gray from head to tail above; yellow from chin to vent below with lightly marked black streaks on the chest (necklace). Vent white down to dark tail end. Complete white eye ring and yellow spectacles on face to bill. Found foraging in dry creek bottom about 200 below foot bridge on waterfall trail. Photo to be attached by conejomoon (shared list)"

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