[eBird Alert] San Luis Obispo County Rare Bird Alert <daily>


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*** Species Summary:

- American Wigeon (1 report)
- Buff-breasted Sandpiper (2 reports)
- Cedar Waxwing (1 report)
- American Redstart (3 reports)
- Blackpoll Warbler (2 reports)

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American Wigeon (Mareca americana) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 07:24 by Tom Edell
- Santa Maria River Estuary (SLO Co.), San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=34.9722359,-120.6456667&ll=34.9722359,-120.6456667
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73121863
- Comments: "Blue bill with thin black gape, base and tip, grayish head with short dark mask leading back from eye, reddish-brown sides and chest. Similar looking bird in SB County"

Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Calidris subruficollis) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 13:22 by Nicole Durtschi
- Oceano Dunes SVRA, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.0657368,-120.6275693&ll=35.0657368,-120.6275693
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73111150
- Comments: "Continuing bird. By Post 7 on the shore."

Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Calidris subruficollis) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 07:30 by Robert Chapman
- Oceano Dunes SVRA, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.0657368,-120.6275693&ll=35.0657368,-120.6275693
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73122639
- Comments: "Continuing juvenile. Observed twice today; 7 shore and at Cable Fence (north Oso Flaco shore)"

Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 13:50 by Mark Hays
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73124154
- Comments: "Able to photograph, in a low tree fork near the camp host area"

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 16:40 by Mike Bush
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73122037
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Seen briefly in low branches of Monterey Cypress over the creek bank. Very dark bid with two bold red-orange markings on the side."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 13:50 by Mark Hays
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73124154
- Comments: "Reported now for the third day. Distinctive red and white feathers"

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (2)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 11:00 by Jeanette Stone
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73120011
- Comments: "Previously reported."

Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 11:00 by Jeanette Stone
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73120011
- Comments: "Seen with Jim Royer.. Per Jim: Warbler with dark eyeline, yellowish breast with streaking on the sides, dark wings with white wing bars, olive back with faint streaking, and white undertail with no buff in undertail or flanks. In a mixed flock near campsite 30."

Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata) (1)
- Reported Sep 02, 2020 10:23 by Jim Royer
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73115077
- Comments: "Warbler with dark eyeline, yellowish breast with streaking on the sides, dark wings with white wing bars, olive back with faint streaking, and white undertail with no buff in undertail or flanks. In a mixed flock near campsite 30. Seen with Jeanette Stone."

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