Date: 8/6/19 12:43 pm
From: eBird alert <alert.ebird...>
Subject: [sbcobirding] [eBird Alert] Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

- Costa's Hummingbird (1 report)
- Neotropic Cormorant (3 reports)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (2 reports)
- Vesper Sparrow (1 report)

---------------------------------------------
Thank you for subscribing to the <daily> Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert.The report below shows observations of rare birds in Santa Barbara County. View or unsubscribe to this alert at https://ebird.org/alert/summary?sid=SN35915
NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Costa's Hummingbird (Calypte costae) (1)
- Reported Aug 06, 2019 06:22 by Casey Richart
- Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4567922,-119.710266&ll=34.4567922,-119.710266
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58790611
- Comments: "Adult male. Purple gorget extending down laterally. Feeding at cultivated Malva assurgentiflora."

Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) (1)
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 17:02 by Mark Holmgren
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58787727
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "molting breast, remiges, rectrices."

Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 12:57 by Deven Kammerichs-Berke
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58775173
- Comments: "Continuing; smaller and longer-tailed than the nearby double-cresteds. "

Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 04, 2019 08:15 by Mario Borunda
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58775697
- Comments: "Continuing bird in bare, dying tree next to parking area by Bridge. Distinct white outline around chin. Clear look through scope, about 30 feet away."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1)
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 17:02 by Mark Holmgren
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58787727
- Comments: "In the channel well below the half bridge"

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 12:57 by Deven Kammerichs-Berke
- Devereux Slough, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.4136013,-119.8756027&ll=34.4136013,-119.8756027
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58775173
- Comments: "In with the other herons & egrets at the closed pier rookery. Juvenile; darker overall, with smaller pale spotting, and an all dark bill. "

Vesper Sparrow (Pooecetes gramineus) (1)
- Reported Aug 05, 2019 11:10 by Jim Kopitzke
- Santa Cruz Island--Prisoners Harbor, Santa Barbara, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=34.0187319,-119.6821404&ll=34.0187319,-119.6821404
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58781075
- Comments: "Pure white throat and wide white moustache. Rusty shoulder patch. Plain face."

***********

You received this message because you are subscribed to eBird's Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert

Manage your eBird alert subscriptions:
https://ebird.org/alerts

-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
Groups.io Links: You receive all messages sent to this group.

View/Reply Online (#29196): https://sbcobirding.groups.io/g/main/message/29196
Mute This Topic: https://groups.io/mt/32504730/858290
-=-=-
For everything birding in Santa Barbara County: http://www.sbcobirding.com
Read the County Reporting List guidelines: http://www.sbcobirding.com/countyreportinglist.html
Updated status & distribution of Santa Barbara County birds: http://www.sbcobirding.com/lehmanbosbc.html
SB Breeding Bird Study: Explore at http://santabarbaraaudubon.org/santa-barbara-county-breeding-bird-study/
-=-=-
Group Owner: main+<owner...>
Unsubscribe: https://sbcobirding.groups.io/g/main/unsub [<lists...>]
-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-

 
Join us on Facebook!