Vol. 51, No. 3
Western Field Ornithologists
Distribution and Abundance of Colonial Herons and Egrets
in California, 2009–2012
W. David Shuford, John P. Kelly, T. Emiko Condeso, Daniel S. Cooper, Kathy C. Molina, and Dennis Jongsomjit
Changes in the Status and Distribution of the Cinereous and
Fulvous Owls in Mexico
Nathan Pieplow, Andrew Spencer,
Carlos Sanchez, and Manuel Grosselet
The 44th Annual Report of the California Bird Records Committee:
Thomas A. Benson, Rob Fowler, Guy McCaskie, and Justyn T. Stahl
Front cover photo by © Aaron Maizlish of San Francisco, California: Common Ringed Plover, Abbotts Lagoon, Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin County, 15 October 2018, representing the second record for California and the fourth for the Pacific coast of North America south of Alaska of this primarily Old World species.
Back cover “Featured Photo” by © David Tønnessen of Colorado Springs, Colorado: Apparent hybrid of a Canyon Towhee (Melozone fusca) × Spotted Towhee (Pipilo maculatus), the first example of this combination.