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Regional Statistics  Current Regional List: 579
Top regional lister: Guy McCaskie (550; 95%) 
Top Big Year: Vernon Howe &Andrew Howe in 1996 (tied at 437)
Close Big Year before RBAs: 428 in 1977 (G. McCaskie)
Top Big Day: 232 on 29 Apr 1978 (J.L. Dunn, K.L. Garrett, J.V. Remsen, R.E. Webster)  "Best Bird": Little Bunting 21-24 Oct 1991 Pt. Loma SD [see "explanations" for details]
Contenders: Ivory Gull (5 Jan 1996 Doheny Beach ORA), Eye-browed Thrush (28 May 2001 Galileo Hills KER), Siberian Stonechat (20-21 Oct 1995 San Clemente I., LA)
Regional Editors for North American Birds

Guy McCaskie 
San Diego Natural History Museum 
Balboa Park 
P.O. Box 1390 
San Diego, CA 92112 
guymcc@pacbell.net
Kimball L. Garrett 
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 
900 Exposition Blvd. 
Los Angeles, CA 90007 
kgarrett@nhm.org

 
Statistics last updated 4/05; see "explanations of state & regional statistics" for details. Send corrections/updates to creagrus@montereybay.com
Bird Clubs
Audubon Chapters

Recommended References
Birds of Southern California - Garrett & Dunn
Birder's Guide To Southern California- Schram


Please send corrections, additions or updates to Joe Morlan: jmorlan@ccsf.org
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