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


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*** Species Summary:

- Black Skimmer (3 reports)
- Least Bittern (2 reports)
- American Redstart (1 report)

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Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) (1)
- Reported Jun 11, 2021 12:01 by Jeff Miller
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90006487
- Comments: "Found by Mike Bush. Adult skimming. Buoyant flight with slow wingbeats, long wings with black upper sides and white trailing edges. Long red and black bill."

Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) (3)
- Reported Jun 11, 2021 11:03 by Mike Bush
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90006373
- Comments: "Long upswept tails while perched on mudflats toward oyster operation."

Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) (3)
- Reported Jun 11, 2021 11:03 by Kai Mills
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90010496
- Comments: "Long upswept tails while perched on mudflats toward oyster operation."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1)
- Reported Jun 11, 2021 10:11 by Grace Romero
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90001483
- Comments: "Heard only. Low hoo-hoo-hoo calls. In reeds near central sycamore or Pier Avenue."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1)
- Reported Jun 11, 2021 09:15 by Petra Clayton
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90023645
- Media: 2 Audio
- Comments: "Continuing since June 6, 2021 - first reported by Adam Searcy (first-ever eBird report of this species at this eBird hotspot).

Heard In the reeds along the shore below the Sycamores on the Pier Avenue side of the lake."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1)
- Reported Jun 11, 2021 07:06 by Maggie Smith
- 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/S90019066
- Comments: "very active small warbler; black above with orange red large orange-red patches on sides, wings and in tail; rest of underparts white. Singing almost constantly; saw several times, but not photo."

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