This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for July 28.

- RBA
* California
* Los Angeles RBA
* July 28, 2017
* CALA1707.28

-Birds mentioned

Long-tailed Duck
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Red Knot
Stilt Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Reddish Egret
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Cedar Waxwing
Tennessee Warbler

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

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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 July 28.

A LONG-TAILED DUCK was along the lower LA River in Long Beach just below Willow Street from July 23-26.

A continuing summering COMMON MERGANSER was along the LA River near North Atwater Park through July 27.

The male RED-BREASTED MERGANSER continued on the lake at Harbor Regional Park in Harbor City through July 25.

Another RED-BREASTED MERGANSER (female) was on the lake at Bonelli Regional Park in San Dimas through July 24.

A RED KNOT was along Ballona Creek near Playa del Rey just below the UCLA boat ramp on July 24.

A STILT SANDPIPER was on the lower LA River above Willow Street on July 23. One to two SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPERS were at this spot from July 22-26.

The REDDISH EGRET continued at Malibu Lagoon through July 21.

Both an adult and an immature YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON were at the Ballona Freshwater Marsh near Playa del Rey through July 26. Most recently they have been seen near the bend of the marsh adjacent to the corner of Lincoln and Jefferson.

An unseasonal CEDAR WAXWING was at Hahamongna Watershed Park in Pasadena on July 23.

A TENNESSEE WARBLER was at the La County Natural History Museum Nature Gardens on July 27. It has been seen both east and west of the north entrance bridge.

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Jon L Fisher
Glendale, CA
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