This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for July 15.

- RBA
* California
* Los Angeles RBA
* July 15, 2016
* CALA1607.15

-Birds mentioned

Brant
Red-breasted Merganser
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Sora
Spotted Dove
Inca Dove
Chimney Swift
Vermilion Flycatcher
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting

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 15.

A BRANT was at the Lancaster Water Treatment Plant from July 9-11. Birders are welcome between 7:00AM and 3:00PM. Be sure to check in at the new office location and let staff know that you are birding. From the facility entrance on the north side of Ave. D just east of the 14 Freeway, go north to the second intersection and office parking area. The office itself is at the northeast corner of the building.

The RED-BREASTED MERGANSER at Lake Balboa in the San Fernando Valley continued through July 9.

The YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON continues at the Ballona Freshwater Marsh. It is most often seen at the Ballona Freshwater Marsh from along the path south of the intersection of Jefferson and Lincoln and was seen here through July 9.

A SORA has been at the Piute Ponds on Edwards AFB from July 6-12. It was last reported north of the east end of Big Piute.

Four INCA DOVES and a SPOTTED DOVE were at Col. Leon H. Washington Park in Los Angeles on July 12. Another SPOTTED DOVE was at Huntington Park Municipal Park on July 13.

A CHIMNEY SWIFT was seen from Flat Rock Point on the Palos Verdes Peninsula on July 8.

At least three VERMILION FLYCATCHERS continue at Oakdale Memorial Park in Glendora. They were reported through July 10.

A ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK was on San Clemente Island on July 9.

At Malibu Creek State Park, the male INDIGO BUNTING continued through July 9. It is being seen near the grassland trail near where it departs the main pathway to the Visitor’s Center.


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Jon L Fisher
Glendale, CA
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