Date: 9/6/19 12:22 pm
From: Amy Taracido <amytaracido...>
Subject: RBA western Pennsylvania, 28 August 2019 (two weeks)
RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE08.28.19twoweeks

Highlights:
AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVER (Erie County)
WHIMBREL (Erie County)
SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER
MARBLED GODWIT (Erie County)
AMERICAN AVOCET (Erie County)
BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER (Erie County)
PIPING PLOVER (Erie County)
RED KNOT (Erie County)
SANDERLING (Erie County)
YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON (Allegheny County)
RED-HEADED WOODPECKER
VEERY

Contributors: Michael David, Karyn Delaney, Jerry McWilliams, Steve Sanford, Mark Vass, Carole Winslow, Kendall Zook.

Compiler: Amy Taracido

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 through Wednesday, 28 August 2019 (two weeks)

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NOTE: Increased numbers of COMMON NIGHTHAWKS have been reported this week.

ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

On 8/16 in Duquesne, 1 YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON (MD et. al.).

In Schenley Park on 8/21, 1 MERLIN (KSJ).


BEAVER COUNTY:

At Raccoon Creek State Park on 8/23, 1 LESSER YELLOWLEGS (MVas).


BUTLER COUNTY:

On 8/23 at Moraine State Park, GREAT EGRET, CAPE MAY WARBLER, and others (KD).


CLARION COUNTY:

Over Sligo on 8/24, VEERY, CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLER, and others (CW).


ERIE COUNTY:

On 8/15 at Presque Isle, 1 WHIMBREL; on 8/16, 1 AMERICAN AVOCET; on 8/17, 6 AMERICAN AVOCETS; on 8/18, 1 AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVER, 14 AMERICAN AVOCETS; also through this week, 1-2 RED KNOTS, 1-4 WILLETS, WHIMBRELS; on 8/19, 2 MARBLED GODWITS (JM); on 8/22, sightings included BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER, 2 PIPING PLOVERS, SEMIPALMATED PLOVER, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, LESSER YELLOWLEGS, WHIMBREL, RED KNOT, SANDERLING, SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER, LEAST SANDPIPER, PECTORAL SANDPIPER, SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER (KZ et. al.).


INDIANA COUNTY:

On 8/22 at Yellow Creek State Park, 2 SEMIPALMATED PLOVERS, 1 SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER, 1 GREATER YELLOWLEGS, 2 LESSER YELLOWLEGS, 10 SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPERS, 19 LEAST SANDPIPERS, 3 PECTORAL SANDPIPERS (MVas).


MERCER COUNTY:

At Chestnut Run on 8/23, 2 CAPE MAY WARBLERS (SS).

Through 8/23 at Buhl Park, RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS (SS).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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