Date: 3/27/18 1:26 pm
From: Amy Taracido <amytaracido...>
Subject: RBA western Pennsylvania, 19 March 2018
RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE03.19.18

Highlights:
RED-THROATED LOON
RED-NECKED GREBE (Allegheny County)
ROSS'S GOOSE (Allegheny County)
EURASIAN WIGEON (Crawford County)
BONAPARTE'S GULL
GLAUCOUS GULL (Erie County)
RUSTY BLACKBIRD

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

**This report is distributed by e-mail only. Compiler is not responsible for errors on websites who reproduce/reprint these reports. If you would like to receive western PA RBAs, contact AMYTARACIDO@ YAHOO.COM

Transcript-

PLEASE NOTE: TUNDRA SWAN, NORTHERN SHOVELER, TEAL SP. continue to be reported.

ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

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).


ARMSTRONG COUNTY:

On 3/18 along Montgomery Road, 1 MERLIN (SG).


BEAVER COUNTY:

On 3/17 in Ambridge, 1 MERLIN (MVas).

In Fombell on 3/19, PURPLE MARTIN (reported to MVas).


BUTLER COUNTY:

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).


CRAWFORD COUNTY:

At Conneaut Marsh on 3/19, 1 EURASIAN WIGEON (reported to MVas).


ERIE COUNTY:

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).


INDIANA COUNTY:

In Clarksburg on 3/17, PINE SISKIN (MC).

On 3/18 at Yellow Creek, REDHEADS (TA).


SOMERSET COUNTY:

Near Shanksville on 3/18, 1 NORTHERN HARRIER (AT).


VENANGO COUNTY:

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).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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