April 3, 1979 - Earliest spring record
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Tim Barksdale; R & E, BB 46[3]:9.

April 25, 1965
(Female); Specimen (NWMSU, DAE 878); Beverly Lake, Platte Co.; David Easterla; R & E.

April 29, 1956 - 2nd highest single day count
(400); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; B. Stollberg; R & E, AFN 10:337.

May 13, 1979 - Highest single day count
(650+); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Tim Barksdale, Robert Brundage, Jim Rathert et al; R & E.

May 30, 1960
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon; R & E.

R & E: Normally the first migrants are observed in mid-April, with peak usually during the second week of May (Easterla 1971).
Individuals or small groups are regularly seen until the end of May.

Note: Any significant spring transient observations since R & E will be added at a later time.



June 1, 1969
(8); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon; R & E.

June 2, 1981 - Latest spring record
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Mark Robbins; R & E.

June 2, 2004 - Ties latest spring record
(1); Photographed; Eagle Bluffs CA, Boone Co.; Jim Rathert, Carl Gerhardt; 12th Annual MBRC Report, 1999-84.

July 7, 1964
(3); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Harold Burgess; R & E, BB 31[3]:18.



Aug. 29, 2004 - 7th fall record
(1); Ten Mile Pond CA, Mississippi Co.; Joe Eades, Kristi Mayo; 18th Annual MBRC Report, 2005-3.

Aug. 30, 1962 - 1st fall record
(1); St. Charles Airport, St. Charles Co.; C. Kniffen; R & E, BB 29[4]:25.

Sept. 3, 2008 - 9th fall record
(2 adults); RMBS, St. Charles Co.; Torrey Berger and Charlene Malone (documentation), Dave Rogles, John Solodar, Paul Bauer;
22nd Annual MBRC Report, 2008-88.

Sept. 3, 2009 - 10th fall record
(5 or 6); Hayford Road, St. Charles Co.; Charlene Malone; 22nd Annual MBRC Report, 2008-88.

Sept. 4, 2008 - 11th fall record
(Juvenile); Otter Slough CA, Stoddard Co.; Chris Barrigar; 22nd Annual MBRC Report, 2008-86.

Sept. 7, 2008 - 12th state record
(3); Clarence Cannon NWR, Pike Co.; Joshua Uffman; 22nd Annual MBRC Report, 2008-96.

Sept. 8, 2007 - 8th fall record and highest fall single day count
(6); RMBS, St. Charles Co.; Bill Rowe, Matt Rowe, Connie Alwood, Chris Kirmaier; 20th Annual MBRC Report, 2007-75.

Sept. 14, 2012 - 14th fall record
(3); Riverlands M.B.S., St. Charles Co.; Allen Smith (documentation with photographs); 26th Annual MBRC Report, 2013-7.

Sept. 21, 1969 - 2nd fall record
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon; R & E.

Sept. 22, 2002 - 6th fall record
(1); RMBS, St. Charles Co.; Joshua Uffman; 22nd Annual MBRC Report, 2008-97.

Oct. 4, 1988 - 5th fall record
(Female); Specimen, Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia (Specimen No. 180846); near Big Lake SP, Holt Co.;
Mark Robbins; 2nd Annual MBRC Report, 1988-27, and R & E, BB 56[1]:14.

Oct. 9, 1971 - 4th fall record
(1); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon; R & E, BB 39[1]:1.

Oct. 24, 1971 - 3rd and latest fall record
(1); Big Lake SP, Holt Co.; Floyd Lawhon, Mark Robbins; R & E.

Nov. 5, 2012 - 15th fall record and latest fall record
(1); Swan Lake NWR, Chariton Co.; Steve Kinder (documentation with photographs); 26th Annual MBRC Report, 2013-8.



Note: Any significant observations since R & E will be added at a later time.


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