Sept. 1934 - Possible nesting record
(4); Adult female specimen (no longer extant); near Lee's Summit, Jackson Co.; Observers not listed; R & E, Teachenor 1940.
Sept. 22, 1980
(1); Cass Co.; Joan Jefferson; R & E, BB 48:9.
Sept. 26, 1982
(1); Kansas City, (Jackson Co.); J. Overton; R & E, BB 50:24.
Oct. 8-15, 1966
(2); At a badger hole near Lake Contrary, Buchanan Co.; J. Farlie; R & E.
Oct. 17, 1995 - 14th western MO record
(1); Photographed; Kansas City, Jackson Co.; Kevin Hogan et al; 9th Annual MBRC Report, 1994-56; Found trapped in a chimney.
Fall of 1960 - Feb. 1962 - 1st winter record and 1st eastern MO record
(1); Photographed; south of Sikeston, Mississippi Co.; W. Pollock; R & E, BB 29:14.
Dec. 19, 1987 - 2nd winter record
(1); Montrose CBC; Montrose, Henry Co.; M. Taylor; 1st Annual MBRC Report, 1988-14, and R & E.
March 3-9, 2011 - 17th western MO record
(1); Photographed; Willard, Greene Co.; Lisa Berger (documentation), Charles Burwick (photographs), Paul McKenzie (documentation), Brad Jacobs, Noppadol Paothong (photographs); 24th Annual MBRC Report, 2011-28.
April 9, 2010 - 16th western MO record
(1); Photographed; Prairie SP, Barton Co.; Dana Hoisington (documentation with photographs), Rick Edwards, Brian Miller; 23rd Annual MBRC Report, 2010-35.
April 10 - July 29, 1982
(1); near Watson, Atchison Co.; T. Miller, D. Brickman; R & E, Robbins et al. 1986a.
Mid-April - mid-May, 1968
(2); At a badger hole in extreme northern Atchison Co.; H. and F. Diggs; R & E, Robbins et al. 1986a; No evidence of breeding activity was observed.
April 18-19, 2005 - 15th western MO record
(1); Photographed; Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Frank Durbian, Susan Hazelwood, Tommie Rogers; 18th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-35.
April 20, 2011 - 2nd eastern MO record
(1); Photographed; County Road 622, Dunklin Co.; Timothy Jones (documentation with photographs); 24th Annual MBRC Report, 2011-52.
Photographed compliments of
April 21, 1965
(1); Specimen (mount at NWMSU); along Missouri River near Fairfax Bridge, Platte Co.; David Easterla; R & E, Easterla 1967a.
May - June 1974 - Nesting record
(5+ young were raised); At a badger hole near Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon, David Easterla et al; R & E, Robbins et al. 1986a.
R & E: At least 8 records for spring; all are from the western quarter of the state and range from mid-Apr. through the end of the period. At least four of these observations involved birds at badger holes.