This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for May 5.

- RBA
* California
* Los Angeles RBA
* May 5, 2017
* CALA1705.05

-Birds mentioned

Inca Dove
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Solitary Sandpiper
Elegant Tern
Plumbeous Vireo
Purple Martin
Palm Warbler
White-throated Sparrow


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 May 5.

An INCA DOVE continued at Col. Leon H. Washington Park in Los Angeles through April 28.

Two YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERONS were in Area 2 of El Dorado Park in Long Beach on April 30 and nest-building activity was observed.

Several SOLITARY SANDPIPERS were found this past weekend with birds along the LA River below Burbank Blvd., at Bonelli Park in San Dimas and at Hahamongna Watershed Park in Pasadena.

An ELEGANT TERN was at the Piute Ponds on Edwards AFB (letter of permission required) on May 2.

A PLUMBEOUS VIREO was in the Antelope Valley in the tree row at 117th Street East and Ave. I on April 28.

Four PURPLE MARTINS were at Hansen Dam near Lake View Terrace on April 28.

A PALM WARBLER was at Madrona Marsh in Torrance from May 1-2. It was on the west side of the main entrance road near the sump. Preserve hours are 10-5 Tuesday through Sunday.

A WHITE-THROATED SPARROW continues at Sand Dune Park in Manhattan Beach, being reported through April 28 (most recently it was near the top of the park by the end of 30th Street).


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Jon L Fisher
Glendale, CA
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