Curlew Sandpiper

RIARC Number, Vote (Accepted - Not Accepted - Natural Status Uncertain), # of birds reported; location; date(s); reporters (I = initial observer, R = report submitted, P = photograph submitted).

2011-6 (7-0): One; Charlestown Breachway, Charlestown; 21-22-May-2011; Paul L’Etoile (I,R,P), Barbara Sherman (P).

2004-5 (6-0): One; Charlestown Breachway, Charlestown; 15-16-Jul-2004; Jan St. Jean and others (I), Pete Capobianco (P).


1992    12-Aug                    Ninigret, Charlestown
1991    31-Aug                    Napatree, Westerly
1990    11-May                    Quicksand Pond, Little Compton
1987    10-Aug                    Galilee, Narragansett
1986    23-28-Aug                Quicksand Pond, Little Compton
1977    27-Aug                    Ninigret Pond, South Kingstown
1973    28-29-May                Card's Pond, South Kingstown
1973    26-May                    Quonochontaug, Charlestown

* Ferren, Richard L. “The Birds of Rhode Island – their seasonal distribution and ecological history. “ Unpublished Manuscript.