Date: 10/18/18 12:01 pm
From: Amy Taracido <amytaracido...>
Subject: RBA western Pennsylvania, 16 October 2018 (two weeks)
RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE10.16.18twoweeks

Highlights:
RED-NECKED GREBE
SURF SCOTER
COMMON TERN
BONAPARTE'S GULL
SANDERLING
DUNLIN
BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER (Crawford County)
GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH (Armstrong County)
ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER (Allegheny County)
LINCOLN'S SPARROW (Allegheny County)

Contributors: Dave Brooke, Michael David, Jerry McWilliams, Dan Richards, Kate St. John, Jack Solomon, Marge Van Tassel, Mark Vass, Dan Weeks, Kendall Zook.

Compiler: Amy Taracido

Tuesday, 2 October 2018 through Tuesday, 16 October 2018 (TWO WEEKS)

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NOTE: COMMON LOON, GADWALL, RUDDY DUCK, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, SWAINSON'S THRUSH, BAY-BREASTED WARBLER, NASHVILLE WARBLER, and other fall warblers continue to be reported.

ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

On 10/5 at Schenley Park, YELLOW-BILLED CUCKOO, WINTER WREN (KSJ).

On 10/6 at Frick Park, LINCOLN'S SPARROW; on 10/7, WINTER WREN (JS).

At Barking Slopes on 10/7, 1 ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER (MD).


On 10/9 at Harrison Hills Park, PURPLE FINCH, COMMON RAVEN (DB).


ARMSTRONG COUNTY:

In the Worthington area on 10/12, YELLOW-BILLED CUCKOO (MVan).

On 10/15 at Crooked Creek Lake, 1 GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH (MVan).


BUTLER COUNTY:

On 10/13 at Moraine State Park, 1 BONAPARTE'S GULL (MVas).

At Squaw Valley Woodlands on 10/14, 2 PURPLE FINCHES (DW).


CRAWFORD COUNTY:

Along Rundelltown Road in Conneautville on 10/7, 1 BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER (KZ).


ERIE COUNTY:

This week at Presque Isle State Park, sightings included SURF SCOTER, MERLIN, NORTHERN PINTAIL, WHITE-WINGED SCOTER (10/12), SANDERLINGS, COMMON TERNS, PEREGRINE FALCONS, 1 LONG-TAILED DUCK (10/14), 2 RED-NECKED GREBES (10/14), 1 GREAT EGRET (10/14), DUNLIN, PECTORAL SANDPIPER (JM).

In Waterford on 10/14, 5 SANDHILL CRANES (JM).


JEFFERSON COUNTY:

On 10/5 at State Gamelands #244, NORTHERN HARRIER (DR).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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