Date: 1/21/19 11:43 pm
From: eBird alert <alert.ebird...>
Subject: [sbcobirding] [eBird Alert] Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

- Sandhill Crane (1 report)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (4 reports)
- Tropical Kingbird (2 reports)
- Nashville Warbler (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis) (1)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 15:01 by Mark Holmgren
- Flooded Field, Black Rd (34.9319 -120.4899), Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.931867,-120.489943&ll=34.931867,-120.489943
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51918996
- Comments: "Hiding presumably in the far eastern field for 40 min before I saw it move to the SE corner of the field where it hid again. It finally emerged in view at the eastern end of the field visible from Black Rd."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (5)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 12:58 by Miles Feinstein
- Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.3961231,-119.5283666&ll=34.3961231,-119.5283666
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51909346
- Comments: "3 adult, 2 juveniles "

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (5)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 11:21 by Sharon DeCray
- Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.3961231,-119.5283666&ll=34.3961231,-119.5283666
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51915743
- Comments: "New State Bird for us. 2 Ad+ 3 immature. @ 11:56. Just West of Franklin Creek bridge. Enter Preserve at Ash & 3rd intersection & walk north along path to bridge. Adults with yellow crowns, black & white facial pattern."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (5)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 11:21 by Stephen Long
- Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.3961231,-119.5283666&ll=34.3961231,-119.5283666
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51906621
- Comments: "New State Bird for us. 2 Ad+ 3 immature. @ 11:56. Just West of Franklin Creek bridge. Enter Preserve at Ash & 3rd intersection & walk north along path to bridge. Adults with yellow crowns, black & white facial pattern."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (5)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 07:56 by Eve Martin
- Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.3961231,-119.5283666&ll=34.3961231,-119.5283666
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51900461
- Comments: "Continuing, south of the Franklin Creek Bridge, three immature/sub-adults and two adults."

Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus) (1)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 11:45 by Conor Scotland
- Chase Palm Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4154287,-119.6832574&ll=34.4154287,-119.6832574
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51920027
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Heavy bill, bright yellow breast up to throat. Photo."

Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus) (1)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 10:51 by Jasen Liu
- UC Santa Barbara--campus, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4148759,-119.8450041&ll=34.4148759,-119.8450041
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51921783
- Comments: "Seen in Pearl Chase Park (across Ocean Rd from marine biotech parking), after being located from constant twittering vocalizations. Extensive yellow on undersides, longer bill, and less distinct throat patch than Cassin's."

Nashville Warbler (Oreothlypis ruficapilla) (1)
- Reported Jan 21, 2019 10:51 by Jasen Liu
- UC Santa Barbara--campus, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4148759,-119.8450041&ll=34.4148759,-119.8450041
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S51921783
- Comments: "Continuing by Student Health building. Seem foraging in small bottlebrushes in parking lit behind building. Relatively short-tailed, distinct white eyering, greenish back and yellow undersides contrasting with gray head. Call a thin "twerp""

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