Date: 5/8/19 10:58 am
From: Amy Taracido <amytaracido...>
Subject: RBA western Pennsylvania, 30 April 2019
RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE04.30.19

Highlights:
AMERICAN AVOCET (Erie County)
WILLET (Allegheny, Butler, and Westmoreland Counties)
FORSTER'S TERN
CASPIAN TERN
SUMMER TANAGER (Erie County)
ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER (Erie County)
NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH (Crawford County)

Contributors: Dave Brooke, Karyn Delaney, Gary Edwards, John Flannigan, Steve Gosser, Matt Juskowich, Glenn Koppel, Mark McConaughy, Jerry McWilliams, Jack Solomon, Kim Springer, Jerry Stanley, Russ States, Mark Vass, Kendall Zook.

Compiler: Amy Taracido

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 through Tuesday, 30 April 2019

**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-

NOTE: COMMON LOON, BLUE-WINGED TEAL, PALM WARBLER, SOLITARY SANDPIPER, SPOTTED SANDPIPER continue to be reported, and first-of-year LEAST FLYCATCHER, YELLOW-THROATED VIREO, WARBLING VIREO, WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW, HERMIT THRUSH, NASHVILLE WARBLER.

ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

At Harrison Hills Park on 4/24, VIRGINIA RAIL (SG).

On 4/25 at Brunot's Island, WILLETS (MJ).

At Wingfield Pines on 4/27, 2 SORAS (MJ).

On 4/27 in South Park, CERULEAN WARBLER (FOY), PURPLE FINCH (JF).

At Frick Park on 4/27, EMPIDONAX FLYCATCHER SP. (JSo).


BEAVER COUNTY:

In Economy Borough on 4/25, 7 PINE SISKINS; on 4/28, 5 PINE SISKINS (KD).


BUTLER COUNTY:

At Moraine State Park on 4/25, 15 WILLETS (GK); on 4/26, 6 WILLETS; on 4/28, 5 SURF SCOTERS (MVas).

On 4/25 at Glade Run Lake, 2 VIRGINIA RAILS, 2 SORAS (DB).


CRAWFORD COUNTY:

In an unspecified location on 4/30, NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH (KZ).


ERIE COUNTY:

On 4/23 at Presque Isle State Park, 2 ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLERS; on 4/25, 1 PEREGRINE FALCON; on 4/26, 2 SURF SCOTERS, 5 AMERICAN AVOCETS; on 4/28, 1 MERLIN, 1 COMMON RAVEN (JM).

In Erie on 4/23, 1 SUMMER TANAGER (JM).

In McKean on 4/24, 1 COMMON RAVEN (JM).


FOREST COUNTY:

In Tionesta on 4/27, PINE SISKIN (KS).


VENANGO COUNTY:

On 4/26 at Kahle Lake, 4 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS, 1 FORSTER'S TERN (JSt), 2 CASPIAN TERNS (GE); on 4/30, 1 WHITE-WINGED SCOTER, 2 PECTORAL SANDPIPERS (FOY) (JSt), PURPLE MARTIN, PINE WARBLER (RS).

At Oil Creek State Park on 4/30, CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLER and others (RS).

At Two Mile Run Park on 4/30, FORSTER'S TERN, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, and others (RS).


WASHINGTON COUNTY:

In Coal Center/California through 4/30, COMMON RAVEN (AT).


WESTMORELAND COUNTY:

On 4/24 and 4/25 at Beaver Run Reservoir, WILLETS; on 4/29, 1 GREATER YELLOWLEGS (MM).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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