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).
2013-24 (6-0): Two; Little Compton; 3-Jan-2013; Geoff Dennis (I,R,P).
2008-1 (7-0): One to two; Bold Point, East Providence; 19-Feb to 18-Mar-2008; Luke Seitz (I,P), Ian Davies (I), Greg Sargeant (R,P), Glenn Williams (R), Andy Boyce (R), Matt Garvey (R,P), Linda Croce (P), Dan Finizia (P).
HISTORICAL RECORDS *
1994 24-Jan Little Compton
1978 Mar North Scituate
1978 28-Feb Manville
1978 5-Feb Swan Point
1974 27-Feb - 29-Mar Providence
1969 Feb-Mar Westerly
1962 28-Jan Sachuest Point
1953 6-Mar Fiskeville
1949 20-Feb Matunuck
1949 23-Jan Quicksand Pond
1944 16-Jan Little Compton
* Ferren, Richard L. “The Birds of Rhode Island – their seasonal distribution and ecological history. “ Unpublished Manuscript.
** Field-Checklist of Rhode Island Birds: Robert A. Conway, Second Edition, 1992