Cumberland County Records

168-02-2020 Swallow-tailed Kite Cumberland

Species: Swallow-tailed Kite (Elanoides forficatus)

Number of individuals observed: 1

Date of sighting: 2020/08/14 – 2020/08/21

County: Cumberland

Location: Oakville/Newville Rds., Shippensburg; Cumberland Valley Rail Trail–Oakville

GPS coordinates: 40.1125872, -77.46138509999999

Observers: Dave Kerr, Chris Payne, Tony Arnold, Ian Gardner, Barb Matthews; additional observers on eBird checklists

eBird checklists with confirmed media:
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72412690
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72409517
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72433990
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72483816
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72481436
See more: all checklists with confirmed media

All confirmed media submitted to eBird: Macaulay Library

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Posted in eBird Expedited Review, Pending Reports, Provisionally Accepted (eBird Expedited Review), Voting In Progress

093-02-2020 White Ibis Cumberland

Species: White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)

Number of individuals observed: 1

Date of sighting: 2020/08/08

County: Cumberland

Location: Potato Road, Carlisle

GPS coordinates: 40.2127119, -77.3561004

Observers: Bill Franz and Vern Gauthier

eBird checklists with confirmed media:
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72213411
https://ebird.org/checklist/S72213514

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Posted in eBird Expedited Review, Pending Reports, Provisionally Accepted (eBird Expedited Review), Voting In Progress

097-02-2017 Roseate Spoonbill Cumberland

Species: Roseate Spoonbill (Platalea ajaja)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  8/6/2017

County :   Cumberland

Location :  Conodoguinet Creek

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Nick Pulcinella

Date of Submission:   8/7/2017

Submitted by:  Nick Pulcinella

 

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

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

093-01-2017 White Ibis Cumberland

Species: White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  7/20/2017

County :   Cumberland

Location : Intersection of Boiling Springs Road and West Lisburn Road

GPS Coordinates:  40.173277, -77.06855

Observer(s):  Andrew Dapkins

Date of Submission:   7/21/2017

Submitted by:  Andrew Dapkins

 

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

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

463-01-2017 Chuck-will’s-widow Cumberland

Species: Chuck-will’s-widow (Caprimulgus carolinensis)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  5/19/2017

County :   Cumberland

Location :  3672 Spring Road, Carlisle, PA

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Peter Lusardi

Date of Submission:  5/22/2017

Submitted by:  Peter Lusardi

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

CWWI Audio Recording

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Recording, Completed

650-01-2016 Townsend’s Solitaire Cumberland/Perry

Species:  Townsend’s Solitaire

Number of Individuals:   1

Date of Sighting:   11/11/2016

County :    Cumberland/Perry

Location :    Waggoner’s Gap Hawkwatch

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):   Dave Grove, Paul Fritz, Gene Wagner, Joe Kelly

Date of Submission:   11/29/2016

Submitted by:  Dave Grove

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

 

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Posted in Accepted, Class III, Completed

463-01-2015 Chuck-will’s-widow Cumberland

Species:  Chuck-will’s-widow (Anstrostomus carolinensis)

Number of Individuals:   1

Date of Sighting:   06-21-2015

County :    Cumberland

Location :    Ridge Road at Old Ridge Road, Michaux State Forest

GPS Coordinates:    40.07233, -77.2369722

Observer(s):   Ted Nichols II, Vern Gauthier, Bill Oyler

Date of Submission:   06-22-2015

Submitted by:  Ted Nichols II

 

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

150621_007

 

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Recording, Completed

738-01-2012 Townsend’s Warbler

This Townsend’s Warbler was seen by many birders after being reported by Dr. Green when he saw it at his feeders. This is the 4th record for Pennsylvania and the first for Cumberland County.

Townsend’s Warbler (Tom Johnson)

Townsend’s Warbler (Alex Lamoreaux)

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

545-01-2012 Ash-throated Flycatcher

Vern Gauthier spotted this Ash-throated Flycatcher as he was walking up the steps to his house, when it flew out of a bush and perch on a nearby wire. Several birders were able to refind it and Dale Gearhart took the photos below.

This is the 5th record for Pennsylvania and the 1st for Cumberland County.

Species: Ash-throated Flycatcher Myiarchus cinerascens
Date of Sighting:  4 January 2012 to 5 January 2012
County : CUMBERLAND     Location : NEWVILLE
Observer(s): Vern Gauthier et al.
Date of Submission: 2012
Submitted by: Vern Gauthier, Dale Gearhart
Written Description:  Yes     Photo: Yes         Specimen: No         Recording: No

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

093-05-2011 White Ibis

This White Ibis was found along the Susquehanna River at West Fairview, Cumberland/Dauphin, and was seen by many birders from 11-28 August 2011. Another of a large influx of immature White Ibis in the state in 2011.

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed
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