Long-tailed Jaeger Records
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.

Near Tullytown, Bucks County; September 6-7, 2008. Photos by Devich Farbotnik.
Lake Nockamixon, Bucks County; August 31 and September 1, 2003. Photo by Elaine Ryan.
Washington Boro, Lancaster County; May 23, 2000. Photo by Rick Wiltraut.

2008

Long-tailed Jaeger --- near Tullytown, Bucks County; September 6-7, 2008. Photos by Devich Farbotnik.
This light juvenile bird was found by Devich Farbotnik during the passing of tropical storm Hanna. Note the light head and underparts and boldly barred undertail coverts.
This bird represents the 2nd Bucks County record and only the 3rd record for Pennsylvania.




This light juvenile bird was found by Devich Farbotnik during the passing of tropical storm Hanna. Note the light head and underparts and boldly barred undertail coverts.
This bird represents the 2nd Bucks County record and only the 3rd record for Pennsylvania.




This light juvenile bird was found by Devich Farbotnik during the passing of tropical storm Hanna. Note the light head contrasting with the rest of the bird.
This bird represents the 2nd Bucks County record and only the 3rd record for Pennsylvania.



2003

Long-tailed Jaeger --- Lake Nockamixon, Bucks County; August 31 and September 1, 2003. Photo by Elaine Ryan.
This bird was found by Bill Etter. This photo of an intermediate juvenile on the road near the fishing pier shows the half-dark stubby bill, light head, pale upper belly, fine white barring on the back, and bolder barring behind the legs.
This bird represents the 1st Bucks County record and only the 2nd record for Pennsylvania.



2000

Long-tailed Jaeger --- Washington Boro, Lancaster County; May 23, 2000. Photo by Rick Wiltraut.
This bird represents the 1st record for Pennsylvania!