American Oystercatcher Records

266-02-2018 American Oystercatcher Delaware

Species: American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  6/2/2018

County :   Delaware

Location :  Fort Mifflin/Hog Island Rd near UPS building parking lot behind Philadelphia Airport

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Al Guarente

Date of Submission:   6/2/2018

Submitted by:  Al Guarente

Written Description:   Yes   Photo:   Yes  Specimen:     no   Recording:  no

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266-01-2018 American Oystercatcher Delaware

Species: American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliates)

Number of Individuals observed: 1

Date of Sighting: 4/15/2018

County : Delaware

Location : Delaware River at UPS building behind Philadelphia Airport

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s): Al Guarante

Date of Submission:   4/29/2018

Submitted by: Al Guarante

Written Description:  Yes   Photo:  No    Specimen:     no   Recording: no

 

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Posted in Accepted, Class III, Completed

266-01-2012 American Oystercatcher

Species: American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Date of Sighting: 10-30-2012
County : Delaware
Location : Marcus Hook, Memorial Park, River
GPS Coordinates: 39.812591,-75.410721
Observer(s): Al Guarente, Chris Langman, Tom Johnson, Cameron Rutt, Doug Gochfeld
Date of Submission: 11-1-2012
Submitted by: Al Guarente

Written Description: Yes Photo: YES   (Tom Johnson photo)  Specimen: No Recording:

Documentation

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266-02-2012 American Oystercatcher

Species: American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Date of Sighting: 10-30-2012 8:00 AM
County : BUCKS
Location : Nockamixon State Park – Fishing Pier
GPS Coordinates: 40.458556, -75.232919
Observer(s): Devich Farbotnik, Billy Weber
Date of Submission: 12-28-2012
Submitted by: Devich Farbotnik; second report submitted by Bill Etter

Written Description: Yes Photo: Yes Specimen: No Recording: No


American Oyst ercat cher 10-30-2012 BUCKS

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266-03-2012 American Oystercatcher

Species: American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
Number of Individuals observed: 2
Date of Sighting: 10-30-2012 2:30 PM
County : Bedford
Location : Shawnee Lake, Shawnee State Park
GPS Coordinates: 40.034318,-78.635674
Observer(s): Geoff Malosh, Mike Lanzone, Jeff Payne
Date of Submission: 4-15-2013
Submitted by: Geoff Malosh

Written Description: yes Photo: yes Specimen: Recording:

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

266-01-2007 American Oystercatcher

This bird was found by Rob Fergus after a strong “nor’easter”. Note the distinctive red-orange bill, the black head, the white underside, and the brown wings and back. This bird represents the 2nd record for Bucks County and only the 5th record for Pennsylvania.

American Oystercatcher — Lake Nockamixon, Bucks County; April 19, 2007. Photos by Jason Horn.

 

This photo shows the red-orange bill, the black head, the white at the base of the tail, and the white wing stripes on the brown wings and back.

 


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