Date: 12/29/19 5:13 am
From: eBird alert <alert.ebird...>
Subject: [slocobirding] [eBird Alert] San Luis Obispo County Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (2 reports)
- Rough-legged Hawk (1 report)
- Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (1 report)
- Chipping Sparrow (2 reports)
- Fox Sparrow (Red) (1 report)
- Green-tailed Towhee (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (3)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 09:08 by Petra Clayton
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62725929
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing juveniles perched on boats in the marina. One on a boat on dock 6, two on boats on dock 5."

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1)
- Reported Dec 27, 2019 12:15 by Mike Stiles
- Morro Bay SP--Marina/Boardwalk Trail, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3445235,-120.8418006&ll=35.3445235,-120.8418006
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62702634
- Comments: "Only one scene today"

Rough-legged Hawk (Buteo lagopus) (1)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 08:40 by Eric Wier
- Carrizo Plain National Monument (within Monument Boundaries Only), San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.155759,-119.810539&ll=35.155759,-119.810539
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62722551
- Media: 5 Photos
- Comments: "Buteo with distinct black carpal patches, tail white at base with broad black band near tip"

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius) (1)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 12:10 by Petra Clayton
- Cuesta College Campus, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3299016,-120.7414627&ll=35.3299016,-120.7414627
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62724285
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing since first sighting on November 23, 2019. --- Today first observed in one of the American Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua) trees on the south side of building 4100 (Business / Engineering). Then it flew to various other trees in the area."

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (8)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 09:43 by Jeanette Stone
- Atascadero Lake, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4646547,-120.6667256&ll=35.4646547,-120.6667256
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62722019
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Continuing"

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) (2)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 15:36 by Nick Belardes
- Meadow Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.2675798,-120.6606531&ll=35.2675798,-120.6606531
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62721244
- Comments: "Continuing pair. Spotted one as it flew from tree next to playground into a circle plot of dirt adjacent to the playground. The second bird joined it. Both flew over playground toward baseball field."

Fox Sparrow (Red) (Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria) (1)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 12:10 by Petra Clayton
- Cuesta College Campus, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.3299016,-120.7414627&ll=35.3299016,-120.7414627
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62724285
- Media: 3 Photos
- Comments: "Click on the image below for a Flickr video:
<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/jack-petra-clayton/49290499987/in/dateposted-public/" title="Fox Sparrow (Red) (Passerella iliaca), Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA"><img src="https://live.staticflickr.com/31337/49290499987_6eaa56ab37_o.jpg" alt="Fox Sparrow (Red) (Passerella iliaca), Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA" /></a>"

Green-tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (1)
- Reported Dec 28, 2019 11:55 by Jeri Edwards
- stagecoach property, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1387443,-120.5614262&ll=35.1387443,-120.5614262
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S62719927
- Comments: "Observed it taking a bath in the water feature on the ground"

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