Latest Rarities

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Notable Sightings in Arizona
Check = Sighting confirmed by an eBird reviewer
  Name Date Location
  Fischer's Lovebird 30 Aug Sierra Vista
  Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
Check Vesper Sparrow 30 Aug
  Semipalmated Sandpiper 30 Aug Black Mountain Power ponds
  Semipalmated Sandpiper 30 Aug Black Mountain Power ponds
  Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
  Sanderling 30 Aug Willcox--Lake Cochise and Twin Lakes Golf Course
Check Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
  Blue-throated Hummingbird 30 Aug
Check Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
Check Lesser Scaup 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
Check Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
Check Tropical Kingbird 30 Aug
Check Black Vulture 30 Aug El Rio Open Space Preserve (Coachline Gravel Pit)
Check Black-capped Gnatcatcher 30 Aug Josephine Canyon
Check Buff-breasted Flycatcher 30 Aug Josephine Canyon
  Louisiana Waterthrush 30 Aug De Anza Trail--Tubac
Check Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
Check Cooper's Hawk 30 Aug
  Tricolored Heron 30 Aug Riparian Preserve at Gilbert Water Ranch
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