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2014 Year Summary

2014 Year Summary
 
 

SPECIES ( )
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).

 

JANUARY

BARNACLE GOOSE (Branta leucopsis)
2014-2 (6-0): One; Middletown; 9-19-Jan-2014; Paul Champlin (I), Dan Finizia (P)

 

AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos)
2014-3 (6-0): Three; Trustom Pond, South Kingstown; 19-Jan-2014; Hans Bucht (I,R,P)


TUFTED DUCK (Aythya fuligula)
2014-4 (6-0): One; Seekonk River, Pawtucket; 27-Jan to 3-Feb-2014; Mark Lynch (I,R,P), Sheila Carroll (I,R)


FEBRUARY

PAINTED BUNTING (Passerina ciris)
2014-5 (6-0): One; Newport; 21-Feb to 1-Apr-2014 ; Bobbi Smith (I), Robert Weaver (P)

MARCH

 

APRIL 

BOAT-TAILED GRACKLE (Quiscalus major)
2014-6 (6-0): One; Succotash Marsh, South Kingstown; 12-14-Apr-2014; Carlos Pedro (I,R,P)

WHITE-FACED IBIS (Plegadis chihi)
2014-7 (6-0): Two; Middletown; 26-Apr to 3-May 2014; Wayne Munns (R), Carlos Pedro (R,P), Robert Weaver (P)

MAY

BLACK VULTURE (Coragyps atratus) nest
2014-9 (6-0): Two+; Exeter; 25-May-2014; Chris Raithel (I,R,P)



JUNE

BROWN PELICAN (
Pelecanus occidentalis)
2014-10 (6-0): One; North End, Block Island; 20 Jun 2014; Christian Amaral (I,R,P)

WESTERN KINGBIRD (Tyrannus verticalis)
2014-19 (6-0): One; Napatree, Westerly21-Jun-2014Tom Auer (I,R,P)


JULY

 

AUGUST

WHITE IBIS (Eudocimus albus)
2014-11 (6-0): One; Weekapaug, Westerly; 25-Aug-2014; Nigel and Cathy Grindley (I,R,P), Don Heitzmann (P)

  

SEPTEMBER

SEDGE WREN (Cistothorus platensis)
2014-12, (6-0): One; Trustom Pond NWR, South Kingstown; 17-19 Sep 2014; Tom Auer (I), Tom Tetzner (P), Don Heitzmann (P)

OCTOBER

GOLDEN EAGLE (Aquila chrysaetos)
2014-13 (6-0): One; Narragansett; 25-Oct-2014; Dylan Pedro (I), Carlos Pedro (R,P)

NOVEMBER

ASH-THROATED FLYCATCHER (Myiarchus cinerascens)
2014-14 (6-0): One; Sachuest Point, Middletown; 5-13- Nov 2014; Matt Schenck (I), Mark Pagliarini (I,P)

DECEMBER

THICK-BILLED MURRE (Uria lomvia)
2014-18 (6-0): One; pelagic, Cox's Ledge; 31-Dec-2014; Keith Mueller (I,R,P).


THICK-BILLED MURRE (Uria lomvia)
 2014-17 (6-0): One; pelagic, Cox's Ledge; 14-Dec-2014; Keith Mueller (I,R,P).