Date: 10/13/20 8:04 pm
From: eBird alert <alert.ebird...>
Subject: [sbcobirding] [eBird Alert] Santa Barbara County Rare Bird Alert
*** Species Summary:

- Curlew Sandpiper (1 report)
- Vermilion Flycatcher (1 report)
- Northern Parula (1 report)

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Curlew Sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea) (1)
- Reported Oct 11, 2020 17:29 by John Toldi
- UCSB--East beach (formerly Goleta Bay West beach), Santa Barbara, California
- Map:<q...>,-119.8419678&<ll...>,-119.8419678
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- Comments: "Continuing bird, seen repeatedly with the sanderlings just north of the lot 6 stairs, actively feeding. Slightly larger but slimmer than nearby sanderlings, long down curved bill, black legs, dark back, white eyebrow, white rump visible, clear whenever it fluttered or briefly flew to next spot."

Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus) (1)
- Reported Oct 13, 2020 17:38 by John Callender
- Carpinteria Creek, Santa Barbara, California
- Map:<q...>,-119.5140259&<ll...>,-119.5140259
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- Comments: "Immature/female type, flycatching from perches on both sides of the creek just north of the railroad bridge. Photos."

Northern Parula (Setophaga americana) (1)
- Reported Oct 13, 2020 10:15 by Joan Lentz
- 7620 Hollister Ave, Goleta US-CA 34.43109, -119.89339, Santa Barbara, California
- Map:<q...>,-119.893394&<ll...>,-119.893394
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- Comments: "Continuing bird found this morning by Adrian O’Laughlin. Bird was in far North western corner of LogMeIn in Tipu trees. I had brief glimpse of a bird with blue back and wings, 2 white wing bars, brilliant yellow chest perhaps a hint of Amber at Neck."


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