RBA western Pennsylvania, 11 March 2017 (two weeks)


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RBA
*Pennsylvania
*Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania
*PAWE03.11.17twoweeks

Highlights:
GOLDEN EAGLE (Venango County)
SLATY-BACKED GULL (Erie County)
SHORT-EARED OWL

Contributors: Brendyn Baptiste, Alan Buriak, Donna Collett, Amy Henrici, =
Scott Kinzey, Jerry McWilliams, Clare Nicolls, Steve Sanford, Jerry Stanl=
ey, Marjorie Van Tassel, Mark Vass, Daniel Weeks.

Compiler: Amy Taracido

Saturday, 25 February 2017 through Saturday, 11 March 2017 (TWO WEEKS)

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for errors on websites who reproduce/reprint these reports. If you would =
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Transcript-

Please note: AMERICAN WIGEON, TEAL SP., NORTHERN SHOVELER, RING-NECKED DU=
CK, FOX SPARROW, AMERICAN TREE SPARROW continue to be reported this week.=


ALLEGHENY COUNTY:

On 3/5 in the Imperial area, 1 ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK, 5 REDHEADS, and others =
(AB); on 3/10, 7 REDHEADS and others (MVas).

In Tarentum on 3/11, PEREGRINE FALCON (AH).


ARMSTRONG COUNTY:

At Crooked Creek on 3/11, COMMON LOON, COMMON RAVEN (MVan).


BEAVER COUNTY:

On 3/6 at Raccoon Creek State Park, 1 RED-HEADED WOODPECKER (DC).


BUTLER COUNTY:

In Allegheny Township on 2/25, 12 TUNDRA SWANS and others (DW).


CRAWFORD COUNTY:

In Pymatuning on 3/4, 1 LESSER YELLOWLEGS (MVas), 9 NORTHERN PINTAILS, 3 =
ROUGH-LEGGED HAWKS (including 1 dark morph), 9 SANDHILL CRANES, 6 HORNED =
LARKS (BB).

On 3/6 near Springboro, 1 SHORT-EARED OWL (CN).


ERIE COUNTY:

At the Lakeview Landfill on 2/26, 1 SLATY-BACKED GULL continued (JM).

On 3/ at Presque Isle


MERCER COUNTY:

At Lake Wilhelm on 3/6, 244 TUNDRA SWANS (SK).

On 3/6 at Shenango Lake, 90 TUNDRA SWANS (SS).


VENANGO COUNTY:

On 3/8 at Wyattville Pond, 1 GOLDEN EAGLE (JS).

Amy Taracido
Washington Co., PA

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