[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)
- Mountain Plover (1 report)
- Northern Rough-winged Swallow (1 report)
- Grasshopper Sparrow (1 report)
- Green-tailed Towhee (3 reports)
- Black-and-white Warbler (1 report)
- Palm Warbler (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated.

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Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 11, 2020 18:19 by Pair of Wing-Nuts
- Morro Strand State Beach, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3982858,-120.8678892&ll=35.3982858,-120.8678892
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74723341
- Media: 1 Photo

Pacific Golden-Plover (Pluvialis fulva) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 12, 2020 08:38 by Herb Elliott
- Point Sierra Nevada Beach, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.717177,-121.3134003&ll=35.717177,-121.3134003
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74751340
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "... continuing"

Mountain Plover (Charadrius montanus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 12, 2020 08:38 by Herb Elliott
- Point Sierra Nevada Beach, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.717177,-121.3134003&ll=35.717177,-121.3134003
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74751340
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "... continuing"

Northern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx serripennis) (1)
- Reported Oct 11, 2020 07:04 by Jim Royer
- Elfin Forest Preserve--Lupine Point Overlook, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3331065,-120.8302362&ll=35.3331065,-120.8302362
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74751005
- Comments: "Brown backed swallow with brownish gray chest light belly and white undertail."

Grasshopper Sparrow (Ammodramus savannarum) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 11, 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/S74723214
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: ""Flat" head, relatively large bill; buffy face; conspicuous white eyering; faint dark line behind the eye extending to the auriculars; buffy throat and flanks; whitish belly; two wingbars with pattern of black bordered by light edges; grayish, finely streaked nape; upper back patterned with rufous, black, and light. - Upper Loop Trail. --- Most recent eBird report of this species at this eBird hotspot: 6/29/20."

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 12, 2020 08:12 by Rudy Lucero
- Laguna Lake, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.2623309,-120.6846991&ll=35.2623309,-120.6846991
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74744358
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing bird, Rufus crown, white throat, foraging with sparrows, yellow-throat, wren and hermit thrush at west end of playground lawn next to parked cars"

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 11, 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/S74723214
- Media: 4 Photos
- Comments: "Olive green back; lime green wing tips and tail; rufous crown; white spot above the lores; white throat bordered by a black stripe; gray breast; pinkish legs. --- Actively foraging in leaf litter and dry grass by "double scratching:" moving both feet in hopping motion forward, and simultaneously kicking them backward. --- Observed along the lakeside road (going west from the lakeside restrooms) at the first bend, by the large eucalyptus tree with a white pipe (on the right side of the road). --- First eBird report of this species at this eBird hotspot: 10/10/20 (Brad Hacker)"

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 11, 2020 06:51 by Pair of Wing-Nuts
- 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/S74722603
- Media: 6 Photos
- Comments: "Gray with greenish-yellow wings and tail, rufous crown, white throat, red eye. Photos"

Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Oct 11, 2020 09:25 by Pair of Wing-Nuts
- 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/S74722786
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "White throat. Creeping along truck. Small eye ring. See photos."

Palm Warbler (Setophaga palmarum) (1)
- Reported Oct 12, 2020 10:44 by Dane Fagundes
- Hardie Park/Cayucos Creek (Ocean Ave Bridge to Hwy 1 Bridge), Cayucos, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4518225,-120.9062489&ll=35.4518225,-120.9062489
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S74747054
- Comments: "Across from rest rooms in creek bed.
Whitish supercilium , yellow undertail converts. Light underneath, but with some streaking. Light tan/brown on upper parts. Western Fall."

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