Date: 8/13/19 5:06 am
From: Joe Roller <jroller9...>
Subject: [cobirds] Colorado Rare Bird Alert for Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019

E-mail: RBA AT

Compiler: Joe Roller

Phone: 303 204-0828

Birders have been helpful by reporting updates to COBirds. Thanks!

CAPITAL LETTERS denote very rare species, as listed by the Colorado Bird
Records Committee at the CFO website.

(*) indicates new information on a species.

For more information on birds seen today, go to and scroll to
the bottom for “Recent eBird Sightings”.

Rare, out-of-place and out-of-season species include:

Broad-winged Hawk (Denver)

Upland Sandpiper (El Paso)

Black-bellied Plover (Larimer)

Red-eyed Vireo (Elbert)

Field Sparrow (Larimer)

Northern Waterthrush (Ouray)


---On August 8 (5) Broad-winged Hawks were reported along the High Line
Canal Trail between S Valencia and Dayton by Frank and Nancy Hatch.


---On August 11 (3) Red-eyed Vireos were reported along W Kiowa Creek Rd by
David Tønnessen. That road is SW of the town of Elbert & is a new eBird


---On August 8 (2) Upland Sandpipers were reported at Chico Basin Ranch
(fee area) along the entrance road and later along the creek west of Bell
Grove by Jim Merritt and David Tønnessen.


---On August 8 a Black-bellied Plover was reported at Timnath Reservoir on
the north central spit, as seen from Lake Breeze Ct, by Sue Riffe.

---On August 6 a Field Sparrow was reported at Devils Backbone Open Space
along Hunter's Loop trail. First reported on August 2 by Denise Bretting.


---On August 7 a Northern Waterthrush was reported at Ridgway State Park in
the Dallas Creek area by Sandy Beranich.

Upcoming DFO Field Trips...trip details at

*Republican Management Area and Pipit Hill (Kit Carson and Yuma Counties)*

Wednesday, August 14

5:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Mark Amershek (<mamershek...>; 303-329-8646)

*Ken Caryl Valley Area (Jefferson County) *

Friday, August 16

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

David Suddjian (<dsuddjian...>; 831-713-8659)

*Buena Vista, CO (Chaffee and Lake Counties)*

Saturday, August 17 - Sunday, August 18

6:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Wendy Wibbens (<wibbwj...>; 303-330-1175) &

Sue Summers (<summerssue...>; 253-678-3721)

*New Mexico, Southwestern Corner*

Sunday, August 18 - Friday, August 23

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

John Breitsch (<jbreitsch...>; 303-588-0552) &

Mark Amershek (<mamershek...>; 303-329-8646)

*Southwestern Metro Area*

Tuesday, August 20

6:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Dale Pate (<dalelpate...>; 575-706-4584)

Good birding!

Joe Roller, Denver

jroller9 AT

303 204-0828

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