This record reached the second round but was ultimately not accepted. Members thought that it was likely this species, but Clark’s Grebe was not ruled out and so it could not be accepted as a Western Grebe. This record was accepted at Class III as an Western/Clark’s Grebe (Aechmophorus sp.).
Species: Submitted as Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis.
Date of Sighting: 30 November 2011 to 30 November 2011
County : SCHUYLKILL Location : SWEET ARROW LAKE PARK
Observer(s): Barbara Ritzheimer
Date of Submission: 2011
Submitted by: Barbara Ritzheimer
Written Description: Yes Photo: No Specimen: No Recording: No