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).
HISTORICAL RECORDS *
1991 21-Jul Quonochontaug
1991 19-21-Aug Quicksand Pond, Cards Pond, Napatree
1991 14-Aug Ninigret Pond
1991 11-Aug Block Island
1991 3-Aug Napatree
1984 7-May Watchemoket Cove
1983 19-Aug to 9-Sep South Shore
1983 15-Apr, 19-20-Apr Galilee
1982 16-May Point Judith
1981 10-11-Oct Watch Hill
1944-1979 17 records
* 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 “ Unpublished Manuscript.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