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


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*** Species Summary:

- Glaucous Gull (1 report)
- Royal Tern (1 report)
- Least Bittern (2 reports)
- Yellow-headed Blackbird (2 reports)
- American Redstart (2 reports)

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Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus) (1)
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 16:54 by Joanne Aasen
- Santa Rosa Creek mouth, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.5683274,-121.1102353&ll=35.5683274,-121.1102353
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90571157
- Comments: "White primaries and tail. Pinkish legs. Large bill with black tip. PHOTOS to follow. Hanging out below Shamel park near a picnicking family who was occasionally tossing out food."

Royal Tern (Thalasseus maximus) (7) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 12:16 by Jeanette Stone
- Alva Paul Creek Mouth, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3984974,-120.8666264&ll=35.3984974,-120.8666264
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90559261
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Photos"

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1)
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 11:40 by Long-eared Owl
- 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/S90560734
- Comments: "Continuing. Heard along the northeastern side of the pond."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1)
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 11:40 by The Kingbirder
- 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/S90560735
- Comments: "Continuing. Heard along the northeastern side of the pond."

Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 10:40 by Petra Clayton
- Little Morro Creek Road, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3873006,-120.8244824&ll=35.3873006,-120.8244824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90568002
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing female plumaged bird. First-ever eBird report of this species at this eBird hotspot: 6/20/2021 (Lisa Gattuso & Jan Bugge). --- Today in a bush along the road with other blackbirds - past the first farm / blue house.

Click on the image below for a Flickr video:
<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/jack-petra-clayton/51263431349/in/dateposted-public/" title="Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus), Morro Bay, CA"><img src="https://live.staticflickr.com/31337/51263431349_1531c91c7d_c.jpg" alt="Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus), Morro Bay, CA" /></a>"

Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 09:31 by Tom Edell
- Little Morro Creek Road, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3873006,-120.8244824&ll=35.3873006,-120.8244824
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S90564567
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing female plumaged bird reported yesterday by Lisa Gattuso and Jan Bugge. With a mixed species blackbird flock just inland of first (blue) house. Species rare in summer. (photo)"

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 09:36 by Long-eared Owl
- 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/S90560485
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing bird in the willows at the maintenance road. Singing. Also heard singing different variations of it's song. Recording and photo."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 21, 2021 09:36 by The Kingbirder
- 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/S90560493
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing bird in the willows at the maintenance road. Singing. Also heard singing different variations of it's song. Recording and photo."

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