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).
2010-1A,B (7-0): One; A: Quicksand Pond, Little Compton; 23-Jan-2010; Geoff Dennis (I,R,P). B: Easton’s Pond, Newport; 26-27-Jan-2010; Matt Grimes (I), Robert Weaver (P), Rey Larsen (P).
2007-6 (7-0): One; Briggs Marsh, Little Compton; 7-8-Dec-2007; Robert Emerson (I,R), Shaibal Mitra (R,P), Geoff Dennis (P), Paul L’Etoile (P). Annual Report #1 (2010)
HISTORICAL RECORDS *
1985 29-Dec Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge, Charlestown
* Ferren, Richard L. “The Birds of Rhode Island – their seasonal distribution and ecological history. “ Unpublished Manuscript.