Date: 7/17/20 9:32 pm
From: eBird alert <alert.ebird...>
Subject: [sbcobirding] [eBird Alert] Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

- Reddish Egret (1 report)
- Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (1 report)

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Reddish Egret (Egretta rufescens) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jul 17, 2020 13:58 by Jamie Chavez
- Ocean Beach County Park, Santa Barbara, California
- Map:,-120.6003785&ll=34.6909567,-120.6003785
- Checklist:
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Continuing imm seen at the mouth of the estuary. Pinkish and gray egret with long bi-colored bill. Often feeding with wings spread. Solitary"

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jul 15, 2020 08:15 by margeNdon thornton
- Goleta Beach County Park (including east end of Goleta Slough), Santa Barbara, California
- Map:,-119.829812&ll=34.4171771,-119.829812
- Checklist:
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Heavy, black bill, cheeks beginning to be white, feathers on back dark grey with light edges."


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