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*** Species Summary:

- Harlequin Duck (1 report)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (2 reports)
- Rough-legged Hawk (2 reports)
- Savannah Sparrow (Large-billed) (1 report)
- Green-tailed Towhee (2 reports)

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Thank you for subscribing to the <daily> San Luis Obispo County Rare Bird Alert.The report below shows observations of rare birds in San Luis Obispo County. View or unsubscribe to this alert at https://ebird.org/alert/summary?sid=SN36231
NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 11:00 by Rick Saval
- Port San Luis, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1708616,-120.7562256&ll=35.1708616,-120.7562256
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61802446
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continues."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 09:30 by Petra Clayton
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61807287
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing juveniles. First observed in a eucalyptus tree at the east end of the marina, later each moved to a different boat at the east end of the marina."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 09:19 by Eve Martin
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61799410
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing night-herons. Two of the three known juveniles were perched on boats at the east end of the marina around 11 am. Stubby billed night-herons with squashed ovoid-shaped heads and wing feathers with complete pale borders (not only white dots at the tips like BCNHs). ID photos."

Rough-legged Hawk (Buteo lagopus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 08:30 by Claudia Duckworth
- Harmony Headlands SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4748896,-121.0018122&ll=35.4748896,-121.0018122
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61803746
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Wet after recent rainfall"

Rough-legged Hawk (Buteo lagopus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 08:30 by Jeanette Stone
- Harmony Headlands SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4748896,-121.0018122&ll=35.4748896,-121.0018122
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61801532
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Wet after recent rainfall"

Savannah Sparrow (Large-billed) (Passerculus sandwichensis rostratus/atratus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 09:19 by Eve Martin
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61799410
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Slightly larger Savannah Sparrow with larger bill, darker eyeline, mustache and malar, broader less delicate streaking and a whitish eyebrow with no yellow wash. Seen at high tide at Nelson's Corner :) on the eastern edge of the boardwalk. ID photos."

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 14:10 by Jeri Edwards
- stagecoach property, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1387443,-120.5614262&ll=35.1387443,-120.5614262
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61803387
- Comments: "First time I've observed it at this hour. It has been appearing pretty regularly in the morning and just before sunset. This afternoon it also made another appearance at 3:35pm. Continuing from 11/11/19"

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Nov 27, 2019 11:15 by Jeri Edwards
- stagecoach property, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1387443,-120.5614262&ll=35.1387443,-120.5614262
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S61803303
- Comments: "Showed up at 11:22pm. The storm didn't blow it out. Continuing from 11/11/19"

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