Northern Wheatear


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).

2013-20 (6-0): One; Peckham Farm, South Kingstown; 19-25-Oct-2013; Carlos Pedro (I,R,P), Rey Larsen (P), Bob Weaver (P).

2012-27 (7-0): One; Block Island; 30-Sep to 5-Oct-2012; Sue Talbot, Dan Finizia (I,R), Scott Tsagarakis (R).

2008-14 (7-0): One; Slocum, North Kingstown; 15-29-Sep-2008; Jacob and Robin L’Etoile (I), Paul L’Etoile (I,R,P).

2007-11 (7-0): One; Easton’s Pond, Newport; 31-May-2007; Charles Avenengo (I,R), Robert Weaver (R,P). Annual Report #1 (2010)

2006-7 (7-0): One; West Greenwich; 28-May-2006; Dan Cooper (I,R,P).

2003-3 (6-0): One; Fogland, Tiverton; 16-Sep-2003; Eben Oldmixon (I,R,P).


1992 25-29-Sep Block Island

1989 8-11-Oct Block Island

1982 1-3-Oct Block Island

1976 14-Sep Charlestown

1975 27-Sep Great Salt Pond, Block Island

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 “ Unpublished Manuscript.