This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for May 26.

- RBA
* California
* Los Angeles RBA
* May 26, 2017
* CALA1705.26


-Birds mentioned

Red-breasted Merganser
Inca Dove
Common Ground-Dove
Mountain Plover
Common Loon
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Vermilion Flycatcher
Plumbeous Vireo
Mountain Bluebird
Tennessee Warbler
Northern Parula
Blackpoll Warbler
Summer Tanager


California Bird Records Committee (report rarities as appropriate on the rare bird report form): http://www.californiabirds.org/


Enter your bird sightings on eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird


Hotline: Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert
E-mail reports to: Jon Fisher at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Coverage: Los Angeles County, Ventura County as warranted


-Transcript

This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for May 26.

A RED-BREASTED MERGANSER was at the Piute Ponds on Edwards AFB (letter of permission required) on May 21.

An INCA DOVE continued by 89th Street at Col. Leon H. Washington Park in Los Angeles through May 25.

A COMMON GROUND-DOVE continued along the San Gabriel River well south of Trabuco Street in Bellflower through May 19.

The Piute Ponds hosted a MOUNTAIN PLOVER on May 23.

Still present on May 19 was a continuing COMMON LOON at Bonelli Regional Park in San Dimas.

Also continuing through May 19 was a YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON at the Ballona Freshwater Marsh.

At least five VERMILION FLYCATCHERS continued at the Castaic Sports Complex through May 21. Several others remain at Oakdale Memorial Park in Glendora.

A PLUMBEOUS VIREO and a MOUNTAIN BLUEBIRD were at Guffy Campground along Blue Ridge Road in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains on May 21.

A TENNESSEE WARBLER was at Jesse Brewer Park in Los Angeles (corner of Vermont and Exposition) on May 24. Despite searching, the bird was not detected on May 26.

A NORTHERN PARULA was at the Village Green Condominiums in Los Angeles on May 20, but has not reported since. It was on the north side of the central lawn area near a large coral tree. This is private property, but birders are welcome. Please be thoughtful of the residents.

A female BLACKPOLL WARBLER was at the wildlife area in the Sepulveda Basin on May 20. It was near the lake at second viewing overlook (south of the second metal bridge).

A male SUMMER TANAGER was in Pasadena (west side of Mar Vista, between Claremont and Washington) on May 24.


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Jon L Fisher
Glendale, CA
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