Philadelphia County Records

234-01-2020 Clapper Rail Philadelphia

Species: Clapper Rail (Rallus crepitans)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  4/19/2020

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  Delaware River Trail

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Adam Zahm

Date of Submission:  4/22/2020

Submitted by:  Adam Zahm

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S67475711

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

266-01-2020 American Oystercatcher Philadelphia

Species: American Oystercatcher (Haematopus pallatus)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  3/29/2020

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  Philadelphia Navy Yard

GPS Coordinates:  39.8876082, -75.1659143

Observer(s):  George Armistead

Date of Submission:  5/22/2020

Submitted by:  George Armistead

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S66353561

 

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Posted in first round, Pending Reports

242-01-2019 Purple Gallinule Philadelphia

Species: Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinica)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  9/16/2019

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge

GPS Coordinates:  39.8900, -75.2601

Observer(s):  Michael David, Zach Millen

Date of Submission:  1/30/2020

Submitted by:  Michael David

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S59867978

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

266-01-2019 American Oystercatcher Philadelphia

Species: American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  8/26/2019

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  John Heinz NWR Impoundment

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Geoff Veith

Date of Submission:  9/9/2019

Submitted by:  Geoff Veith

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S59292282

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Posted in Class IV-B, Completed, Not Accepted

102-05-2019 Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Philadelphia

Species: Black-bellied Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna autumnalis)

Number of Individuals observed:  4

Date of Sighting:  7/21/2019

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  John Heinz NWR at Tinicum

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  Martin Dellwo

Date of Submission:  8/10/2019

Submitted by:  Martin Dellwo

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S58344376

 

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

338-06-2018 Franklin’s Gull Philadelphia

Species: Franklin’s Gull (Leucophaeus pipixcan)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  10/7/2018

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  Delaware River Trail, Walmart on Columbus Blvd by pier 68

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  George Armistead

Date of Submission:  12/16/2018

Submitted by:  George Armistead

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

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S49018802

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Accepted, Class III, Completed

186-01-2017 Swainson’s Hawk Philadelphia

Species: Swainson’s Hawk

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  10/25/2017

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  100 Spring Lane, Philadelphia; Manatawna Farms, Hagy’s Mill Rd

GPS Coordinates:  40.0605, -75.2561

Observer(s):  Anthony Croasdale, Dan Efroymson

Date of Submission:  10/30/2017, 11/3/2017

Submitted by:  Anthony Croasdale, Dan Efroymson

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

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Accepted, Class II, Completed

746-01-2017 Kirtland’s Warbler Philadelphia

Species: Kirtland’s Warbler (Setophaga kirtlandii)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:   9/8/2017

County :   Philadelphia

Location :   East Fairmount Park, Lemon Hill

GPS Coordinates:   39.973149, -75.189734

Observer(s):   Holger Pflicke

Date of Submission:   9/17/2017

Submitted by:   Holger Pflicke

 

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

eBird Checklist:  http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S39061802

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Posted in Class IV-C, Completed, Not Accepted

340-01-2016 Black-headed Gull Philadelphia

Species: Black-headed Gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting: 12/26/2016

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  John Heinz NWR

GPS Coordinates: 39.890209, -75.261185

Observer(s): Michael Walter, Pamela Barton

Date of Submission:   12/27/2016

Submitted by: Michael Walter

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

 

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

115-01-2016 Barnacle Goose Philadelphia

Species: Barnacle Goose (Branta leucopsis)

Number of Individuals observed: 2

Date of Sighting: 2/12/2016

County :   Philadelphia

Location :  Franklin D. Roosevelt Park, Philadelphia

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s): Al Guarente

Date of Submission:   2/17/2016

Submitted by: Al Guarante

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

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed
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