This is the Los Angeles Rare Bird Alert for June 8.


- RBA
* California
* Los Angeles RBA
* June 8, 2018
* CALA1806.08


-Birds mentioned

Common Merganser
Chimney Swift
Whimbrel
Dunlin
Eastern Kingbird
Purple Martin
Varied Thrush
Baltimore Oriole
American Redstart
Northern Parula
Rose-breasted Grosbeak


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 June 8.

Late or potentially summering COMMON MERGANSERS were at Quail Lake on June 2 and at the Rowena Reservoir in Los Feliz on June 3.

A CHIMNEY SWIFT was reported at El Dorado Park in Long Beach on June 2.

An EASTERN KINGBIRD continued at the Piute Ponds on Edwards AFB through June 1 near Friends Pond. A WHIMBREL was nearby at Duckbill Lake on June 1 and a DUNLIN was present on June 7. Remember that a letter of permission is required for entry.

A PURPLE MARTIN was at Victoria Park in Carson on June 2.

A late VARIED THRUSH was at the Sepulveda Basin on June 2 by the restrooms northeast of the wildlife area north entrance.

An apparent immature male BALTIMORE ORIOLE was along the Playa Vista Riparian Corridor on June 1. The bird was on the slope below the northeast corner of Loyola Marymount University.

A ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK was at a residence in Claremont on June 6.

San Clemente Island produced a BALTIMORE ORIOLE present from June 1-2, a ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK on June 2 and a CHIMNEY SWIFT, an AMERICAN REDSTART and a NORTHERN PARULA on June 4.


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Jon L Fisher
Glendale, CA
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