RBA western Pennsylvania, 28 January 2017 (two weeks)


Black-headed Canaries,©Tony Disley

RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE01.28.17twoweeks

Highlights:
ROSS'S GOOSE (Armstrong County)
SNOW GOOSE (Allegheny and Crawford Counties)
GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE (Lawrence County)
SLATY-BACKED GULL (Erie County)
GREAT BLACK-BACKED GULL (Mercer County)
LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL (Mercer County)
GLAUCOUS GULL (Erie and Mercer Counties)
SNOWY OWL (Erie County)
FISH CROW (Allegheny County)
RUSTY BLACKBIRD

Contributors: David Brooke, Shawn Collins, Mike Fialkovich, John Flanniga=
n, Gigi Gerben, Greg Grove, Amy Henrici, Glenn Koppel, Flo McGuire, Jeff =
McDonald, Jerry McWilliams, Gina Rubino, Steve Sanford, Randy Stringer, R=
yan Tomazin, Mark Vass.

Compiler: Amy Taracido

Saturday, 14 January 2017 through Saturday, 28 January 2017 (TWO WEEKS)

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Transcript-

Please note: GADWALL, COMMON LOON, COMMON GOLDENEYE continue to be report=
ed.

ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

On 1/17 at Harrison Hills Park, COMMON RAVEN (DB).

At McKees Rocks on 1/20, 1 PEREGRINE FALCON (JF).

On 1/21 over Schenley Park, 1 SNOW GOOSE, 1 FISH CROW (MF).

In Pittsburgh on 1/24, 2 COMMON RAVENS (RT).


ARMSTRONG COUNTY:

At Crooked Creek State Park on 1/15, 2 RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS, 1 ROSS'S G=
OOSE (AH).


BEAVER COUNTY:

At the Beaver River on 1/18, 1 REDHEAD, 1 PEREGRINE FALCON (GR).

On 1/22 in Greene Township, 1 NORTHERN HARRIER (MVas).


CLARION COUNTY:

Near Lake Lucy on 1/21, 2 ROUGH-LEGGED HAWKS, 12 SANDHILL CRANES (FM).


CRAWFORD COUNTY:

Over Meadville on 1/20, ~20 SNOW GEESE of mixed phases (SC).

On 1/28 in Pymatuning, 2 ROUGH-LEGGED HAWKS (MVas).


ERIE COUNTY:

On 1/16 at Presque Isle, 1 GLAUCOUS GULL (JMcW); on 1/21, 1 SNOWY OWL (re=
ported to JMcW); on 1/27 and 1/28, 1 probable SLATY-BACKED GULL (JMcW).


LAWRENCE COUNTY:

Along Shanor Road on 1/21, 6 RUSTY BLACKBIRDS (GK).

Near Westbound Georgetown Road on 1/21 and 1/22, 1 GREATER WHITE-FRONTED =
GOOSE (GK, JMcD).

Near Heather Heights on 1/25, 1 ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK (SS).

Near the Volant grasslands on 1/25, 1 GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE (JF).


MERCER COUNTY:

On 1/19 at Shenango Reservoir, 1 LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL, 1 GLAUCOUS GUL=
L (RS).

Near Tara Inn on 1/23, 1 GREAT BLACK-BACKED GULL (reported to SS).

On 1/25 near Anderson Road, 1 PEREGRINE FALCON,  ~50 HORNED LARKS (SS).


SOMERSET COUNTY:

In Bucktown on 1/21, COMMON RAVEN (GGr).


WASHINGTON COUNTY:

At Timber Lake on 1/19, NORTHERN PINTAIL (GGe).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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