Contributors: Tammy French Arnold, Alan Buriak, Marcy Cunkelman, Sam Gutherie, Geoff Malosh, Jeff McDonald, Jerry McWilliams, Kate St. John, Jerry Stanley, Mark Vass.
Compiler: Amy Taracido
Monday, 12 March 2018 through Monday, 19 March 2018
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PLEASE NOTE: TUNDRA SWAN, NORTHERN SHOVELER, TEAL SP. continue to be reported.
On 3/17 near Woods Run Prison, 1 RED-NECKED GREBE (JMcD).
In the Rosston area on 3/17, sightings included NORTHERN PINTAILS, RUSTY BLACKBIRDS (AB).
At Dashields Dam on 3/17, 1 BONAPARTE'S GULL (GM).
On 3/14 at Janoski's Farm, 1 ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK; on 3/17, 1 ROSS'S GOOSE (GM).
In Blawnox on 3/18, 2 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS (AH).
On 3/18 along Montgomery Road, 1 MERLIN (SG).
On 3/17 in Ambridge, 1 MERLIN (MVas).
In Fombell on 3/19, PURPLE MARTIN (reported to MVas).
On 3/16 at Moraine State Park, 1 RUSTY BLACKBIRD (MVas); on 3/17, 2 RUSTY BLACKBIRDS, NORTHERN PINTAILS (KSJ); on 3/19, 4 RED-THROATED LOONS (reported to MVas).
At Conneaut Marsh on 3/19, 1 EURASIAN WIGEON (reported to MVas).
At Presque Isle State Park on 3/13, 2 GLAUCOUS GULLS; on 3/16, 4 GLAUCOUS GULLS; 3/17, 2 MERLINS; on 3/18, 1 NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL (JMcW).
In Clarksburg on 3/17, PINE SISKIN (MC).
On 3/18 at Yellow Creek, REDHEADS (TA).
Near Shanksville on 3/18, 1 NORTHERN HARRIER (AT).
On 3/17 at Kahle Lake, 50 REDHEADS, 4 NORTHERN PINTAILS, 1 ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK, and others; on 3/18, 79 REDHEADS and others; on 3/19, 2 LONG-TAILED DUCKS, 13 NORTHERN PINTAILS (JS).
In Oil City on 3/19, PURPLE FINCH, FOX SPARROW, 6 COMMON RAVENS (JS).