Species: Seaside Sparrow Ammodramus maritimus
Number of Individuals observed: 1
Date of Sighting: 11-12-2014
County : Lancaster
Location : Bainbridge Grassy Islands 1000 yards downriver from the Race Street
boat access to the Susquehanna River
GPS Coordinates: 40.071477, -76.663294
Observer(s): J. Eric Witmer
Date of Submission: 2014-11-12 19:35:58
Submitted by: J. Eric Witmer
Written Description: y Photo: 3 Specimen:n Recording: n
Seaside Sparrow — near Deodate, Dauphin County; May 25, 2005. Photos by Dave DeReamus. This bird, found by Tom Johnson, was seen in a wet hayfield along Kennedy Road. Note the yellowish lores, dark whisker stripes and white throat patch contrasting with the grayish breast. This bird represents one of only a handful of records for Pennsylvania.
Seaside Sparrow — Washington Boro, Lancaster County; April 20, 1999. Photo by Eric Witmer. This bird represents one of only a handful of records for Pennsylvania.