Date: 1/29/21 1:12 pm
From: David Levasheff <levaweb...>
Subject: Re: [sbcobirding] Area K is back in business
Just a warning... UCSB parking police will (at a minimum) ask you to
leave if they find you parking long Mesa road.

David

On 01/29/2021 1:06 PM, Linus Blomqvist wrote:
> Apologies for multiple emails on this subject, but several people have
> asked me where Area K is so I thought I'd clarify. Area K is this
> hotspot <https://ebird.org/hotspot/L337032>, and it's located just
> north of Mesa Road, between Stadium and Ocean Road. There's a gap in
> the vegetation around 34.420847, -119.850422 where you have a good
> overlook of the wetland below. There's also a place to park on the
> south side of the road near that spot. In the map below, I've circled
> what I understand to be Area K, and put a cross where I usually park.
> The pin is where the overlook is. Different parts of the wetland are
> visible from different spots along the stretch of the road near that
> pin. A scope is helpful at this location but the ducks are visible and
> identifiable with binoculars too.
>
> Screen Shot 2021-01-29 at 12.58.51 PM.png
>
> ______________
> *Linus Blomqvist*
>
>
> On Fri, Jan 29, 2021 at 12:05 PM Linus Blomqvist
> <linus.blomqvist...> <mailto:<linus.blomqvist...>> wrote:
>
> Checklist from a more careful count this morning:
> https://ebird.org/checklist/S80077166
> <https://ebird.org/checklist/S80077166>
>
> Nearly 200 ducks of 8 species now although the shovelers from
> yesterday were gone. The Blue-winged Teals now number 18. Many of
> them were in the easternmost part and a little hard to see at
> first. I had 50 species in a bit over an hour so the birding is
> good there now.
>
> Linus
> ______________
> *Linus Blomqvist*
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 28, 2021 at 4:33 PM Linus Blomqvist
> <linus.blomqvist...> <mailto:<linus.blomqvist...>> wrote:
>
> Dry this morning, Goleta Slough Area K is now full of water
> and already has a nice assortment of ducks, including
> Blue-winged Teals.
>
> Linus
>
> ______________
> *Linus Blomqvist*
>
>


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