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


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*** Species Summary:

- White-winged Dove (1 report)
- Common Gallinule (1 report)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (1 report)
- Merlin (1 report)
- Lincoln's Sparrow (3 reports)

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White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica) (1)
- Reported Sep 12, 2020 09:21 by Jim Royer
- Sea Pines Golf Course, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.3153586,-120.8574414&ll=35.3153586,-120.8574414
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73500537
- Comments: "In euc. next to horse corrals, across the street from Sea Pines Lodge"

Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata) (1)
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 11:25 by Petra Clayton
- 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/S73481275
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing from eBird report on 8/8/20 (Rick Saval). --- Coot-iike, gray body, blackish head, brown back, white undertail coverts, white edging along flanks, candy-corn-colored bill: bright red with yellow tip, the red rising shield-like into forehead; greenish-yellow legs. ---
Observed preening along the edge of the lagoon across from campsite #17."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1)
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 15:37 by Tony Kurz
- Margo Dodd Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.15212,-120.6685667&ll=35.15212,-120.6685667
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73473581
- Comments: "Juvenile bird perched on rock stacks with other cormorants, gulls, and pelicans. Photos to add later. Heron was at this exact coordinates."

Merlin (Falco columbarius) (1)
- Reported Sep 12, 2020 09:21 by Jim Royer
- Sea Pines Golf Course, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.3153586,-120.8574414&ll=35.3153586,-120.8574414
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73500537
- Comments: "First of the season, fly by bird"

Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza lincolnii) (1)
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 09:38 by Tom Edell
- Morro Creek mouth, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.376104,-120.8624411&ll=35.376104,-120.8624411
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73480775
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "small sparrow with a streaked back, buffy wash on breast, flanks and malar, gray supercilium, pale thin eyering, fine black streaks on breast and flanks, small bill. Plumage appeared fresh"

Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza lincolnii) (1)
- Reported Sep 11, 2020 09:38 by Mike Bush
- Morro Creek mouth, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.376104,-120.8624411&ll=35.376104,-120.8624411
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73481072
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "small sparrow with a streaked back, buffy wash on breast, flanks and malar, gray supercilium, pale thin eyering, fine black streaks on breast and flanks, small bill. Plumage appeared fresh"

Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza lincolnii) (1)
- Reported Sep 12, 2020 09:21 by Jim Royer
- Sea Pines Golf Course, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.3153586,-120.8574414&ll=35.3153586,-120.8574414
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S73500537
- Comments: "First of the season, with other sparrows and finches in weedy field next to driving range"

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