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*** Species Summary:

- Chipping Sparrow (2 reports)
- Black-and-white Warbler (4 reports)
- Virginia's Warbler (4 reports)
- American Redstart (6 reports)
- Blackburnian Warbler (3 reports)
- Rose-breasted Grosbeak (1 report)

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Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Sarah Toner
- 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/S73219388
- Comments: "Continuing presence at east end of Islay Creek Campground. Chipped and perched up briefly. Small long-tailed sparrow (typical Spizella) with black lores and long stripe through eye, streaked dull rufous-brown crown, unmarked greyish underparts."

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Larry Chen
- 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/S73219387
- Comments: "Continuing presence at east end of Islay Creek Campground. Chipped and perched up briefly. Small long-tailed sparrow (typical Spizella) with black lores and long stripe through eye, streaked dull rufous-brown crown, unmarked greyish underparts."

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 09:46 by Rick Saval
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73219721
- Comments: "Continues."

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1)
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 09:15 by Jeanette Stone
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73254233
- Comments: "Previously seen and reported on Sept 5 by Jeff Miller. Rick Saval re-found the bird in the same location and called me over to observe. Boldly striped warbler in black and white. Foraging high in the pines; unable to photograph."

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 07:29 by Liam Hampl
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73215977
- Media: 5 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing bird first seen by Jeff Miller. Photos."

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 07:29 by Kilian Hampl
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73216229
- Media: 5 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing bird first seen by Jeff Miller. Photos."

Virginia's Warbler (Leiothlypis virginiae) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 13:15 by Kilian Hampl
- 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/S73233329
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. Photos. In pine between campsites 8 and 10. With a flock of Bushtits, Chickadees, Finches, and a Townsend's Warbler."

Virginia's Warbler (Leiothlypis virginiae) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 13:15 by Liam Hampl
- 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/S73232721
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing. Photos. In pine between campsites 8 and 10. With a flock of Bushtits, Chickadees, Finches, and a Townsend's Warbler."

Virginia's Warbler (Leiothlypis virginiae) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Larry Chen
- 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/S73219387
- Comments: "Mucking about with mixed flock here (35.2732924, -120.8835765), on southern edge of Islay Creek Campground. Appeared to favor brushy low veg and low-hanging boughs, but also appeared once in mid-storey in pine. Medium-sized warbler, lanky body structure, grey overall with bright white complete eyering and yellow rump and undertail. Bobbed tail quite a bit."

Virginia's Warbler (Leiothlypis virginiae) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Sarah Toner
- 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/S73219388
- Comments: "Mucking about with mixed flock here (35.2732924, -120.8835765), on southern edge of Islay Creek Campground. Appeared to favor brushy low veg and low-hanging boughs, but also appeared once in mid-storey in pine. Medium-sized warbler, lanky body structure, grey overall with bright white complete eyering and yellow rump and undertail. Bobbed tail quite a bit."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Larry Chen
- 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/S73219387
- Comments: "Continuing imm. male around (35.2751655, -120.8817033). Flitting about low in cypresses."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Sarah Toner
- 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/S73219388
- Comments: "Continuing imm. male around (35.2751655, -120.8817033). Flitting about low in cypresses."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (2) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 07:28 by Nick Belardes
- 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/S73220907
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing pair in northeastern campground area cypress tree. Photos for species ID."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 16:35 by Stephen Bylin
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73238484
- Comments: "Female\juvenile. Grayish warbler from head and below to vent with yellow on flanks, wings and tail. Distinctive fanning of tail as it moved quickly in brush behind Campsite 49. Photo to be added by ‘conejomoon’ on shared list."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 16:35 by Bonnie Clarfield-Bylin
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73238485
- Comments: "Female\juvenile. Grayish warbler from head and below to vent with yellow on flanks, wings and tail. Distinctive fanning of tail as it moved quickly in brush behind Campsite 49. Photo to be added by ‘conejomoon’ on shared list."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 09:46 by Rick Saval
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73219721
- Comments: "Continues."

Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Larry Chen
- 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/S73219387
- Comments: "Pale female/immature type. First located at around (35.2744317, -120.8821540), then appeared with flock at (35.2731912, -120.8833140). Orange-yellow wash neatly confined to throat and upper breast, white brow stripe (not yellowish as in Townsend’s), grey-brown eyeline connected to pale brownish triangular auriculars (not as extensive as in TOWA), weak streaking on sides, prominent white wingbars, white vent and undertail with dark tail corners. Poor photos, others may have better ones."

Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 08:24 by Sarah Toner
- 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/S73219388
- Comments: "Pale female/immature type. First located at around (35.2744317, -120.8821540), then appeared with flock at (35.2731912, -120.8833140). Orange-yellow wash neatly confined to throat and upper breast, white brow stripe (not yellowish as in Townsend’s), grey-brown eyeline connected to pale brownish triangular auriculars (not as extensive as in TOWA), weak streaking on sides, prominent white wingbars, white vent and undertail with dark tail corners. Poor photos, others may have better ones."

Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 07:30 by Jeff Miller
- 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/S73222200
- Comments: "First year bird; warbler with pale yellow throat and faintly pale upper breast; white belly and undertail coverts; dark eye line in lores and gray triangular auriculars; gray cap; large pale yellow supercilium; faint streaking down the side; dark wings with two prominent white wing bars; dark tail above."

Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 05, 2020 12:47 by Will Knowlton
- Lila Keiser Park/Morro Creek, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.3777661,-120.856743&ll=35.3777661,-120.856743
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73227787
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Immature male observed along the creek/riparian area west of the park."

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