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*** Species Summary:

- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (2 reports)
- Chipping Sparrow (2 reports)
- Savannah Sparrow (Large-billed) (1 report)
- Green-tailed Towhee (1 report)
- Tennessee Warbler (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (2)
- Reported Feb 18, 2020 15:40 by Linda Dalton
- 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/checklist/S64736010
- Comments: "One on the stern/outboard motor of the second boat from the shore on Dock 6; the other on the stem of Miss Behaven on Dock 7"

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Feb 18, 2020 08:30 by Dane Fagundes
- 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/checklist/S64714149
- Comments: "Continues."

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Feb 18, 2020 13:58 by Nick Belardes
- Meadow Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.2675798,-120.6606531&ll=35.2675798,-120.6606531
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S64732777
- Comments: "Continuing pair. In community garden and in thick pine that hangs over the garden."

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Feb 17, 2020 13:14 by Linda Sewell
- Meadow Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.2675798,-120.6606531&ll=35.2675798,-120.6606531
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S64730420
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Little sparrow. Dark eye line, red head, white under chin, two white wing bars."

Savannah Sparrow (Large-billed) (Passerculus sandwichensis rostratus/atratus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Feb 18, 2020 08:30 by Dane Fagundes
- 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/checklist/S64714149
- Comments: "Light ion color. Larger bill than normal Savannah seen in county."

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1)
- Reported Feb 18, 2020 07:15 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/checklist/S64736267
- Comments: "Continuing. There were no other birds feeding about except a single White-Crowned Sparrow when he showed up. He was gone by the time the big mixed flock flew in."

Tennessee Warbler (Leiothlypis peregrina) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Feb 18, 2020 13:58 by Nick Belardes
- Meadow Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.2675798,-120.6606531&ll=35.2675798,-120.6606531
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S64732777
- Comments: "Continuing. Same area as seen yesterday and on 5-6 previous records. Foraging high in bottlebrush tree in east end of park near house with bird feeders (look for placard that says CASA DIABLO). Bird paused on bright red bottle brush for a few seconds. Think it might be traveling with an Orange-crowned Warbler. Spotted one in vicinity both yesterday and today. Tennessee: Lime-colored. White underside. Pale yellow throat. Pale eyebrow. Dark line through eye."

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