Conejohela Flats Records

097-03-2018 Roseate Spoonbill Lancaster

Species: Roseate Spoonbill (Platalea ajaja)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  8/23-27/2018

County :   Lancaster

Location :  Conejohela Flats, Susquehanna River; Riverfront Park

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Monika Edwards, Bii Libhart, Cindy Libhart, Meredith Lombard

Date of Submission:  8/27/2018, 8/28/2018

Submitted by:  Monika Edwards, Bii Libhart, Meredith Lombard

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48050619

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

338-03-2018 Franklin’s Gull Lancaster

Species: Franklin’s Gull (Leucophaeus pipixcan)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  7/15/2018

County :   Lancaster

Location :  Conejohela Flats, Susquehanna River

GPS Coordinates:  39.983563, -75.475964

Observer(s):  Zachary Millen, Mike Epler, Meredith Lombard

Date of Submission:   7/16/2018

Submitted by:  Zachary Millen

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

 

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

093-05-2017 White Ibis Lancaster

Species: White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)

Number of Individuals observed: 1

Date of Sighting: 8/17/2017

County :   Lancaster

Location : Conejohela Flats, Avocet Point

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s): Marvin Stauffer

Date of Submission:   4/1/2018

Submitted by: Marvin Stauffer

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

eBird Checklist:  https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S38693272

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

097-01-2017 Roseate Spoonbill Lancaster

Species: Roseate Spoonbill (Platalea ajaja)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  7/15/2017

County :   Lancaster

Location : Conejohela Flats

GPS Coordinates:  39.979249, -76.468205

Observer(s):  Mike Epler, Zach Millen, Eric Witmer, Tom Garner

Date of Submission:   7/15/2017

Submitted by:  Mike Epler

 

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

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

382-02-2012 Black Skimmer

Species: Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Date of Sighting: 10-31-2012
County : Lancaster
Location : Conejohela Flats, Avocet Point, Washington Boro
GPS Coordinates: 39.975706,-76.466696
Observer(s): Meredith Lombard, Mike Epler
Date of Submission: 11-01-2012
Submitted by: Meredith Lombard

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

Documentation

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

261-03-2012 Piping Plover

Species: Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus
Date of Sighting: September 5, 2012, 7:00 pm
County :  Lancaster
Location :   Conejohela Flats, Avocet Point, Washington Boro
GPS Coordinates:  39.972878     -76.468542
Observer(s):  Chuck Chalfant, Meredith Lombard, Mike Epler
Date of Submission:   9-18-2012
Submitted by:   Chuck Chalfant

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


More photos on flickr at-
 http://www.flickr.com/photos/caritas_nature/7945810486/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/caritas_nature/7945825416/

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

Least Tern – Conejohela Flats, Lancaster

Least Tern is no longer on the review list so this sighting did not go through the committee and is posted here because it is a species of interest.

Least Tern — Conejohela Flats, Lancaster County; June 24, 2007. Photo by Geoff Malosh.

 

 

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346-01-2005 California Gull

California Gull — Conejohela Flats, Lancaster County; May 14, 2005. Photo by Frank Haas. This photo shows the bird’s greenish-yellow legs, the dark iris, the red and black markings on the bill, and the darker mantle color in comparison to the adjacent Ring-billed Gull.

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed
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