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Swallow-tailed Kite

ACCEPTED RECORDS
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).


2013-11 (6-0): One; Swan Point, Providence; 15 May 2013; Sue Talbot (I,R), Dan Finizia (P).

2012-22 (7-0): One; South Kingstown, Hopkinton; 25-29 Apr 2012; Iris Dewhurst (I,R), Lori Bouchard (I,R,P).

2010-3 (7-0): One; Succotash Marsh, South Kingstown; 7 Apr 2010; Robert Weaver (I,R,P).    



HISTORICAL RECORDS *
2000 **
1996 **               Richmond Pond
1996-Apr             Block Island
1994-Apr-18        Moonstone Beach Road, South Kingstown
1981-May-27       King Tom Pond, Charlestown
1973-Jun-7  2)     Clay Head, Block Island

* Ferren, Richard L. “The Birds of Rhode Island – their seasonal distribution and ecological history. “ Unpublished Manuscript.
** Checklist of Rhode Island Birds 1900-2002, Audubon Society of Rhode Island