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


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*** Species Summary:

- Black-necked Stilt (1 report)
- Pacific Golden-Plover (1 report)
- Manx Shearwater (6 reports)
- Tropical Kingbird (2 reports)
- Hermit Thrush (2 reports)
- Northern Waterthrush (1 report)
- Magnolia Warbler (2 reports)

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Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 28, 2020 09:25 by Jim Royer
- Doris Street Coastal Access, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.321101,-120.848252&ll=35.321101,-120.848252
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74194949
- Comments: "First one for this location. A slender long necked shorebird with black upper parts and white under, with a thin long bill. It was standing in vegetation, so I could not see leg color, but distinctive."

Pacific Golden-Plover (Pluvialis fulva) (1)
- Reported Sep 29, 2020 07:29 by Maggie Smith
- Villa Creek--Estero Bluffs State Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.4599561,-120.9688341&ll=35.4599561,-120.9688341
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74222482
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "photos"

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) (1)
- Reported Sep 26, 2020 11:44 by sonja raub
- Auto selected 35.54121, -121.25763, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.541205,-121.257635&ll=35.541205,-121.257635
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74194828
- Comments: "Seen by Kevin, and Jeff. Perhaps others? No photos, but they described it as more contrasting, darker above, and with violet-green swallow-like white saddle patches on the rump sides."

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) (1)
- Reported Sep 26, 2020 11:44 by Jeff Miller
- Auto selected 35.54121, -121.25763, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.541205,-121.257635&ll=35.541205,-121.257635
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74193243
- Comments: "Seen well in flight with BV Shearwaters and of similar size; very dark, glossy black back and upper wings, extensive white underneath, body and undertail completely white, very noticeable violet-green swallow-like white saddle patches on the rump sides."

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) (1)
- Reported Sep 26, 2020 11:44 by Alvaro's Adventures
- Auto selected 35.54121, -121.25763, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.541205,-121.257635&ll=35.541205,-121.257635
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74193075
- Comments: "Seen by Kevin, and Jeff. Perhaps others? No photos, but they described it as more contrasting, darker above, and with violet-green swallow-like white saddle patches on the rump sides."

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) (1)
- Reported Sep 26, 2020 11:44 by Amanda Alford
- Auto selected 35.54121, -121.25763, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.541205,-121.257635&ll=35.541205,-121.257635
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74194279
- Comments: "Seen by Kevin, and Jeff. Perhaps others? No photos, but they described it as more contrasting, darker above, and with violet-green swallow-like white saddle patches on the rump sides."

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) (1)
- Reported Sep 26, 2020 11:44 by Alvaro Jaramillo
- Auto selected 35.54121, -121.25763, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.541205,-121.257635&ll=35.541205,-121.257635
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74122204
- Comments: "Seen by Kevin, and Jeff. Perhaps others? No photos, but they described it as more contrasting, darker above, and with violet-green swallow-like white saddle patches on the rump sides."

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) (1)
- Reported Sep 26, 2020 11:44 by Garrett Lau
- Auto selected 35.54121, -121.25763, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.541205,-121.257635&ll=35.541205,-121.257635
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74193074
- Comments: "Seen by Kevin, and Jeff. Perhaps others? No photos, but they described it as more contrasting, darker above, and with violet-green swallow-like white saddle patches on the rump sides."

Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus) (1)
- Reported Sep 29, 2020 11:43 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/S74218325
- Comments: "Photo to be added."

Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus) (1)
- Reported Sep 28, 2020 14:22 by Mark Mushkat
- Pismo State Beach - Oceano Campgrounds, Oceano US-CA 35.10666, -120.62661, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.106663,-120.626608&ll=35.106663,-120.626608
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74187808
- Comments: "Tyrannus sp. with prominent white throat, light greenish streaked chest and brighter yellow upper to mid belly, darkening to greenish yellow at lower belly and undertail. Strong bill more prominent than WEKI. Seen flycatching at e. tip of peninsula."

Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 29, 2020 07:46 by Michael Mulroy
- Damon-Garcia Sports Field, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2516077,-120.6476746&ll=35.2516077,-120.6476746
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74213987
- Comments: "heard "chub" sound. thrush seen foraging in understory: brown bird with spotted breast and reddish trail feathers"

Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 28, 2020 07:13 by Pair of Wing-Nuts
- Pine Mountain Cemetery--Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.4957362,-120.6570252&ll=35.4957362,-120.6570252
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74193709
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Medium brown on back with reddish tail, complete eye-ring and dark spots on breast that taper off above belly."

Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 28, 2020 09:40 by Petra Clayton
- Laguna Lake Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.2656069,-120.6903817&ll=35.2656069,-120.6903817
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74185668
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Brown crown, back, wings, and tail; cream-colored supercilium tapering behind the eye; dark line through the eye; cream-colored underparts with crisp dark streaking; dusky pink legs; slender pinkish bill.--- First perched on a tree branch, then dropping into the grass - in the barbecue area on the lake side, between the restrooms and the end of the paved road. --- First eBird report ever of this species at this location."

Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia) (1)
- Reported Sep 29, 2020 09:06 by Mark Mushkat
- Del Mar Park, Morro Bay US-CA 35.39966, -120.85893, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.399661,-120.858926&ll=35.399661,-120.858926
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74211070
- Comments: "Likely same bird as first reported by Petra Clayton on 9/26. Identical field marks. Near bench at fence, East edge of park."

Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Sep 29, 2020 12:50 by Jeanette Stone
- Del Mar Park--Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&;t=p&z=13&q=35.3987056,-120.8586752&ll=35.3987056,-120.8586752
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74220849
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Previously reported on Sept. 26 by Petra Clayton and re-found this morning by Mark Mushkat. Per Petra: Dark head and nape; bold white eyering; yellow throat, breast, and belly; black streaking on the flanks; distinctive tail pattern, showing a white basal half (inner band) and a black tip when flared."

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