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*** Species Summary:

- Common Gallinule (1 report)
- Laysan Albatross (2 reports)
- Murphy's Petrel (2 reports)
- Hawaiian Petrel (2 reports)
- Summer Tanager (1 report)

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Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata) (1)
- Reported May 14, 2022 08:39 by Susanne Meyer
- Andree Clark Bird Refuge, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4215353,-119.6572856&ll=34.4215353,-119.6572856
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S110028298
- Comments: "Presumably continuing bird. Observed from the 3rd platform. Just looking to the right. Foraging in front of the reads at the north shore of the lake Photos to follow."

Laysan Albatross (Phoebastria immutabilis) (1)
- Reported May 12, 2022 06:00 by Steve Colwell
- Noordam past SB at 34.321855,-121.416103, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.321855,-121.416103&ll=34.321855,-121.416103
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S109885525
- Comments: "Albatross with white underneath."

Laysan Albatross (Phoebastria immutabilis) (2)
- Reported May 12, 2022 07:00 by Steve Colwell
- Northbound centered at 34.513138,-121.699026, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.513138,-121.699026&ll=34.513138,-121.699026
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S109887101
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Huge! Long wings and white belly. Came pretty close to the ship too."

Murphy's Petrel (Pterodroma ultima) (2)
- Reported May 12, 2022 06:00 by Steve Colwell
- Noordam past SB at 34.321855,-121.416103, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.321855,-121.416103&ll=34.321855,-121.416103
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S109885525
- Comments: "Dark petrel arcing high with no flapping"

Murphy's Petrel (Pterodroma ultima) (7)
- Reported May 12, 2022 08:00 by Steve Colwell
- Northbound from 34.626917,-121.788327 (SBA county), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.626917,-121.788327&ll=34.626917,-121.788327
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S109888281
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Pretty common today. Dark petrel with arcing flight and little to no flapping."

Hawaiian Petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis) (1)
- Reported May 12, 2022 07:00 by Steve Colwell
- Northbound centered at 34.513138,-121.699026, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.513138,-121.699026&ll=34.513138,-121.699026
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S109887101
- Comments: "Long-winged petrel with contrasty dark top and white underneath."

Hawaiian Petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis) (2)
- Reported May 12, 2022 08:00 by Steve Colwell
- Northbound from 34.626917,-121.788327 (SBA county), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.626917,-121.788327&ll=34.626917,-121.788327
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S109888281
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Quite a few of these coming by. Pic."

Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra) (1)
- Reported May 14, 2022 08:43 by David Compton
- 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/checklist/S110033201
- Comments: "Female"

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