Date: 11/4/20 12:41 pm
From: Amy Taracido <amytaracido...>
Subject: RBA western Pennsylvania, 26 October 2020
RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE10.26.20

Highlights:
BRANT (Fayette County)
RED-THROATED LOON (Erie County)
RED-NECKED GREBE (Erie County)
DUNLIN
SANDERLING
GREATER YELLOWLEGS
NORTHERN HARRIER
SHORT-EARED OWL
NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL (Erie County)
RUSTY BLACKBIRD
EVENING GROSBEAK (Erie County)

Contributors: Margaret Higbee, Matt Juskowich, Jerry Kruth, Jerry McWilliams, Kim Springer, Jerry Stanley.

Compiler: Amy Taracido

Monday, 19 October 2020 through Monday, 26 October 2020

**This report is distributed by e-mail only. Compiler is not responsible for errors on websites who reproduce/reprint these reports. If you would like to receive western PA RBAs, contact AMYTARACIDO@ YAHOO.COM

Transcript-

Note: AMERICAN WIGEON, RING-NECKED DUCK, RUDDY DUCK, COMMON LOON, SCAUP SP., AMERICAN BLACK DUCK, GREEN-WINGED TEAL, AMERICAN COOT, GREAT EGRET continue to be reported.

ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

In Pittsburgh on 10/22, 1 PEREGRINE FALCON (JK).


ERIE COUNTY:

From last week: on 10/18 at Presque Isle, 1 SHORT-EARED OWL, 1 CLIFF SWALLOW; on 10/22, 1 RED-NECKED GREBE (JM).

On 10/20 in McKean Township, 4 EVENING GROSBEAKS (JM).

At Presque Isle State Park on 10/23, 1 NORTHERN PINTAIL, 3 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS, 1 COMMON GOLDENEYE, 1 RED-NECKED GREBE, 3 DUNLIN, 2 PEREGRINE FALCONS, 1 BAY-BREASTED WARBLER; on 10/24, 1 DARK-EYED / WHITE-WINGED JUNCO (1st county record), 30 NORTHERN PINTAILS, 12 SURF SCOTERS, 4 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS, 5 BLACK SCOTERS, 3 RED-THROATED LOONS, 1 RED-NECKED GREBE, 10 DUNLIN, 3 PEREGRINE FALCONS; on 10/25, 84 NORTHERN PINTAILS, 35 SURF SCOTERS, 12 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS, 22 BLACK SCOTERS, 33 SURF/BLACK SCOTERS, 1 LONG-TAILED DUCK, 4 COMMON GOLDENEYE, 3 RED-THROATED LOONS, 1 SANDERLING, 6 DUNLIN, 1 MERLIN, 2 NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWLS (JM).

On 10/25 in Erie, 1 SHORT-EARED OWL (JM).

Near West Springfield on 10/25, 14 EVENING GROSBEAKS (JM).


FAYETTE COUNTY:

On 10/25 at Greenlick Run Lake, WHITE-WINGED SCOTER, SURF SCOTER, GREATER YELLOWLEGS (MJ); also on 10/25, 1 BRANT (reported to MJ).

At Jacobs Creek Wetlands on 10/25, 8 PURPLE FINCHES (MJ).


INDIANA COUNTY:

On 10/25 at Yellow Creek Lake, 9 TUNDRA SWANS, SEMIPALMATED PLOVER, DUNLIN, LEAST SANDPIPER, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, 18+ AMERICAN PIPITS, and others (MH).


MERCER COUNTY:

In Grove City on 10/25, RUSTY BLACKBIRD, HORNED LARKS, NORTHERN HARRIER (KS).

On 10/25 in Mercer, 1 flyover GREATER YELLOWLEGS, 6 SANDHILL CRANES (KS).

In Transfer on 10/25, 15+ PINE SISKINS (KS).


VENANGO COUNTY:

On 10/24 at Kahle Lake, 1 COMMON GOLDENEYE, 1 RUSTY BLACKBIRD (JS).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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