North American Birds

VOLUME 70 NO1 2017

A Quarterly Journal of Ornithological Record Published by the American Birding Association. The mission of the journal is to provide a complete overview of the changing panorama of our continent’s birdlife.

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N O R T H A M E R I C A N B I R D S 134 P I C TO R I A L H I G H L I G H TS 1 • This first-cycle California Gull was well-documented at Wisconsin Point, Douglas, Wisconsin 16 September (here 24)–9 October. On the 24th, it was also seen at the nearby Superior Entry, on both sides of the Minnesota-Wisconsin state line. It continued to frequent the Superior Entry through 30 October, but was not found again until 6 December. Photo by © Peder H. Svingen. 2 • A striking sight was this adult male Vermilion Flycatcher against a snowy background in Madison, Iowa, 21 November. Photo by © Joanne Rice. 3 • Rare in Alabama, this Great Shearwater was a surprise, and unusually coopera- tive, well into Mobile Bay, Baldwin 29 November. Photo by © George Fuller. 4 • This Roseate Spoonbill was at Weldon, Arizona 25–26 October. Photo by © Henry Detwiler. 5 • This Black-throated Gray Warbler , Kentucky's second, was present in a Louisville yard 4 November–4 December (here 25 November). Photo by © Pam K. Spaulding. 6 • This Burrowing Owl was found at Oak Hammock Marsh, Manitoba on 24 October. The species is typically restricted to the extreme southwest of the province, making this a highly unusual sighting. Photo by © David Brophy. 1 3 4 5 2 6

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