Western Grebe


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).

2013-2 (6-0): One; Sachuest Point; 15-Jan-2013; Geoff Dennis (I,R,P).

2012-3 A,B (7-0): One; (A) Beavertail, Jamestown; 18-Feb-2012; Chris Loscalzo (I,R).

(B) Narragansett: 8-15-Apr-2012; Buffalo NY Group (I), Shaibal Mitra (P), Robert Weaver (P).


1999 **

1998-Dec-5/19 Sachuest, Middletown

1997 **

1973-Oct-2 Quicksand Pond, Little Compton

1967-Feb-4/May-10 Jamestown

1956-Dec-2/4 Briggs Marsh, Little Compton

1947-Dec-28, 1948-Jan-4 Narragansett

1947-Jan-11, Mar-8 Jamestown, Narragansett

* 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 “ Unpublished Manuscript.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