Species: Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus
Date of Sighting: 08-23-2012 1:10 PM
County : ADAMS
Location : Reading Township; Intersection of Possum Hollow Road and Route 234, East Berlin
Observer(s): Benjamin Leese
Date of Submission: 8-23-2012
Submitted by: Benjamin Leese
Written Description: YES Photo: NO Specimen: NO Recording: NO
Note: All records listed here have been accepted by PORC and published in their Annual Report unless otherwise noted. All records are listed in reverse chronological order.
Loggerhead Shrike — Upper Mifflin Township, Cumberland County; June 6, 2010. Photos by Jeffery Davis. This bird was found by Deb Siefken on June 2nd. Note the black mask going over the eye and the shrike-like bill, shorter and less hooked than a Northern Shrike’s.
Loggerhead Shrike — near Gettysburg, Adams County; February 28, 2007. Photos by Bob Moul. Note the black mask going over the eye and the shrike-like bill, shorter and less hooked than a Northern Shrike’s. More photos of this bird can be found on Bob Moul’s website.
Loggerhead Shrike — near Gettysburg, Adams County; May 4, 1997. Photos by Michael Fialkovich.