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).
2014-14 (6-0): One; Sachuest Point, Middletown; 5-13-Nov-2014; Matt Schenck (I), Mark Pagliarini (I,P).
2011-22 (7-0): One; Middletown; 4-12-Dec-2011; Paul Champlin (I,R,P), Rey Larsen (P), Bob Weaver (P).
HISTORICAL RECORDS *
1995 23-29-Oct Barrington
1993 1-3-Oct Lewis-Dickens Farm, Block Island
1979 12-30-Nov near Watchemoket Cove, East Providence
1976 25-Sep Block Island
1960 15-Sep 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 “ Unpublished Manuscript.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