Brown Booby


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).

2012-19 (7-0): One; 3 mi. S of Sakonnet Point, Little Compton; 27-Jul-2012; Michael Schrimpf (I,R,P).

2001-1 (7-0): One; Cox’s Ledge; 5-May-2001; Keith Mueller (I,R,P).


1989 19-Aug Cox's Ledge, 26-Aug Harbor of Refuge, Narragansett

1977 25-May 8 mi. SE of Block Island

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 “ Unpublished Manuscript.