This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for October 14.

- RBA
* California
* Los Angeles RBA
* October 14, 2016
* CALA1610.14

-Birds mentioned

Sabine’s Gull
Bald Eagle
Broad-winged Hawk
Burrowing Owl
Northern “Yellow-shafted” Flicker
Tropical Kingbird
Gray Catbird
Red-throated Pipit
Black-and-white Warbler
Tennessee Warbler
American Redstart
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Palm Warbler
Green-tailed Towhee
Clay-colored Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Lazuli Bunting
Baltimore Oriole

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 October 14.

A SABINE’S GULL was at Castaic Lake (northeast of the boat ramp) on October 11.

The BALD EAGLE continues at Bonelli Regional Park in San Dimas. It was last reported on October 13.

A BROAD-WINGED HAWK was observed over Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area in Los Angeles on October 7.

Along the LA River in Vernon, a BURROWING OWL was seen on October 10 north of the Atlantic Blvd. crossing (apparently having wintered at this location for several years).

A NORTHERN “YELLOW-SHAFTED” FLICKER was at Jackie Robinson Park in Palmdale on October 8.

El Dorado Park in Long Beach produced a TROPICAL KINGBIRD in Area 3 on October 9.

A GRAY CATBIRD was at the El Dorado Park Nature Center area on October 11.

San Clemente Island had a RED-THROATED PIPIT on October 11.

A BLACK-AND-WHITE WARBLER was at American Gold Star Manor in Long Beach on October 8. Another BLACK-AND-WHITE WARBLER was at Augustus Hawkins Natural Park in Los Angeles on October 12.

A TENNESSEE WARBLER was at DeForest Park in Long Beach on October 8 and a BLACKPOLL WARBLER continued through October 8. A BLACK-AND-WHITE WARBLER continued through October 9. Most birds here have been near the administration buildings near the north end of the park.

An AMERICAN REDSTART continued at Rancho Sierra Golf Club in the east Antelope Valley through October 8.

A CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLER was at Tierra Bonita Park in the Antelope Valley (30th Street East and E Lancaster Blvd.) from October 8-11.

Another CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLER was at Madrona Marsh in Torrance on October 11.

A BLACKPOLL WARBLER was at the Pepperdine University ponds in Malibu on October 11. The bird was in trees between the two ponds.

Two PALM WARBLERS were at Lacy Park in San Marino on October 10. Another PALM WARBLER was at La Mirada Creek Park on October 11.

Another PALM WARBLER was on San Clemente Island on October 13.

A GREEN-TAILED TOWHEE was at Bonelli Regional Park in San Dimas from October 6-7. Another was along the Playa Vista Riparian Corridor on October 10.

CLAY-COLORED SPARROWS included one continuing at Madrona Marsh (hours are Tuesday through Sunday from 10-5) in Torrance through October 11, one at the top of Pt. Dume Preserve in Malibu on October 11 and another along with a late LAZULI BUNTING at Vina Vieja Park (on the main lawn north of the dog park) in Pasadena on October 12.

A BLACK-THROATED SPARROW was at Malibu Lagoon on October 9.

A ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK was at a feeder in Tujunga on October 10.

An adult male BALTIMORE ORIOLE was at La Mirada Creek Park on October 11.


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Jon L Fisher
Glendale, CA
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