Date: 6/3/19 5:15 am From: Joe Roller <jroller9...> Subject: [cobirds] Colorado Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 3, 2019.
Date: Monday, June 3, 2019
Compiler: Joe Roller jroller9 AT gmail.com
Phone: (303) 204-0828
E-mail: RBA AT cobirds.org
This is the Colorado Rare Bird Alert for Monday, June 3, sponsored by
Denver Field Ornithologists. Observers have been helpful by reporting
sightings and updates on COBirds. Thanks!
CAPITAL LETTERS are used for very rare species, as listed by the Colorado
Bird Records Committee at the CFO website.
(*) indicates new information on this species.
For information on birds seen today, go to cobirds.org and scroll to the
bottom for “Recent eBird Sightings”.
Rare, out-of-place and out-of-season species include:
RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD (LARIMER)
COMMON GALLINULE (*Larimer)
LAUGHING GULL (Boulder, *Kiowa)
ARCTIC TERN (Pueblo)
RED-SHOULDERED HAWK (Douglas)
ZONE-TAILED HAWK (Prowers)
Baltimore Oriole (Pitkin)
Prothonotary Warbler (Routt)
Nashville Warbler (Larimer)
CONNECTICUT WARBLER (El Paso)
MOURNING WARBLER (Yuma)
Magnolia Warbler (Jefferson, Weld)
Chestnut-sided Warbler (Jefferson)
Black-throated Blue Warbler (*Lincoln)
Palm Warbler (Boulder)
Yellow-throated Warbler (Pueblo)
Black-throated Green Warbler (Boulder)
Scarlet Tanager (Boulder)
—-On June 1 a singing male Black-throated Green Warbler was reported from
Sawhill Ponds (south of Lake # 5 and west of Lake # 4) by Paula Hansley.
—-On May 30 a (m) Scarlet Tanager flew over a private home in Gunbarrel, as
reported by Mike Patterson.
—-On May 29 a LAUGHING GULL was reported from Lagerman Agricultural
Preserve—Lagerman Reservoir by Barbara Brown.
—-On May 30 a Palm Warbler was reported from Pleasant View Marsh; first
reported by Ernest Crvich on May 28.
—-On May 29 a RED-SHOULDERED HAWK was found near 355 Willow Lake Dr by
—-On May 29 a CONNECTICUT WARBLER was found at Clear Spring Ranch by Alan
Ketchum and reported by Brandon Percival.
—-On June 1 a Magnolia Warbler was reported at Lair O’ the Bear Park by
—-On May 30 a Chestnut-sided Warbler was reported at Main Reservoir; first
reported on May 29 by Rob Raker.
—-On May 29 a Chestnut-sided Warbler was reported at the Farmers Highline
Canal Trail—Pierce St to Westminster Blvd by James McCall.
—-On May 29 a Chestnut-sided Warbler was reported at Arvada Blunn Reservoir
by Josh Lefever.
On June 2 (2) Laughing Gulls were reported from Neenoshe Reservoir by Steve
—-On June 1 a RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD was reported at the Moraine Park
Visitor Center in Rocky Mountain National Park by Anisha Pockharel. The
Park’s only previous eBIrd record was from Moraine Park on 9/7/04.
—-On June 2 a COMMON GALLINULE was reported from Wellington SWA—Schware
Unit. Present for over a month now, it was first seen by Josh Bruening on
April 29 at the pond north of Larimer CR 60. Drive about 1/4 mile east of
Morris Reservoir, to the pond at the east end of hedgerows, on the north
side of the road.
—-On June 2 a Black-throated Blue Warbler was reported at D Ave and
Hillcrest Dr in Limon by Steve Bauer.
—-On May 31 a Baltimore Oriole was reported along Hwy 133 north of Redstone
by Mary Harris.
—-On May 31 an ARCTIC TERN was reported from Chico Basin Ranch by John
—-On May 30 a long-staying Yellow-throated Warbler was reported at Roselawn
Cemetery in Blende, near the west entrance off Aspen Street. First
reported on May 11 by Evan Carlson.
—-On May 30 a Chestnut-sided Warbler was reported from Arkansas River near
Reservoir Rd; first reported May 28 by Rick Clawges.
—-On May 29 a Least Bittern was heard at Nepesta Marsh by David Suddjian.
—-On May 29 an (imm) ZONE-TAILED HAWK was reported by Eric DeFonso from
Lamar Community College.
—-On May 29 a Magnolia Warbler was reported at Crow Valley Campground.
First reported by Laura Steadman on May 26.
—-On May 28 a Mourning Warbler was reported at Wray City Park by Steve