Re: Red-throated Pipit
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Actually, I think that's a savannah sparrow :(
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On Monday, October 11, 2021, 01:14:14 PM PDT, mike stiles <mstiles54@...> wrote:
I drove to Oso Flaco Lake looking for the previously reported Red-throated Pipit. There were some planting operations on the left side of the road, so I was scanning the field to the right from inside the cab of my truck, when I looked down and saw the RT Pipit about 4' from my vehicle, near the drainage ditch there. I managed to get a few photos before it flew off. Pictures in the ebird link below.
Quite a fitting end, I thought, to my years-long (decades?) search for this bird in the county.